Family Law

Family law questions? Ask a family lawyer online.

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Family Law Questions
Missouri/ Parenting plan says that each year my son attends
Missouri/ Parenting plan says that each year my son attends college, I am to pay 80%. No problem. Problem is my xwife pays the other 20%. I was told by my attorney at trial last month that I am to pay… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
42,951 satisfied customers
I hope this is real i need a lawyer but would like some type
i hope this is real i need a lawyer but would like some type of answer now … read more
Law Educator, Esq.
Law Educator, Esq.
137,828 satisfied customers
If father has custody of 3 children & mother only has them
If father has custody of 3 children & mother only has them on the weekend should he continue to pay $223.00 weekly for support? His atty says he can't do anything to stop pymts until court date in Apr… read more
Jessica B
Jessica B
Juris Doctor
6,387 satisfied customers
I currently have a court order that defines jurisdiction,
I currently have a court order that defines jurisdiction, parenting time (Custody), and support in Bay County, FL signed 26 July 2018. My wife left the state of Florida 12 October 2018 with children. … read more
Patrick H
Patrick H
Attorney
Juris Doctor
302 satisfied customers
I have a weird situation where I have very thoroughly
I have a weird situation where I have very thoroughly documented every inch of my case. I would like suggestions , advice or any alternatives that would be helpful as I do not have representation nor … read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
3,381 satisfied customers
I separated from my spouse in 2013 du. I am in Texas. We
Hi, I am in Texas. We separated in 2013. We have two minor children. I have total responsibility for our children and I have asked him to work with me so that we can move forward in obtaining a divorce. He is resistant and will not give me information on his address or his employer. He works out of town and has a roommate but nothing is in his name. I would like to hire a PI but dont have the finances to cover that along with an attorney. What is the best way to start the process? … read more
Attorney DROD
Attorney DROD
Sole Practioner
Doctoral Degree
193 satisfied customers
My question is along the lines of what I am reading here
Hi, my question is along the lines of what I am reading here with the father asking about filing suit against the judge/court in federal court about something that happened in family court. My husband… read more
Loren
Loren
43,158 satisfied customers
I have filed a motion to compel and motion to hold in
I have filed a motion to compel and motion to hold in contempt My X's lawyer filed a motion to dismiss her response is "moves the court to dismiss respondent's motion to hold in comtempt and responden… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,379 satisfied customers
I have an 80/20 split in CA. However, my ex has not had the
I have an 80/20 split in CA. However, my ex has not had the 3 kids at his place for an overnight in over 2 years. There is also an order that my ex not drink alcohol 8 hrs prior to or during visits. H… read more
Olivia Kent
Olivia Kent
Managing Partner
Doctoral Degree
15,341 satisfied customers
I have 2 daughters, one is 20 years old, the other is 17 years.
I have 2 daughters, one is 20 years old, the other is 17 years. The 17 year old will be age 18 in 2 months. We live in California. I was last minute invited to take a vacation to Australia for 2 weeks… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
28,008 satisfied customers
Am i responsible to pay child support child older than
am i responsible to pay child support for a child older than 18 because he has a developmental disability and has special needs? he is still in school, but isn't technically working towards a diploma … read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
my wife and me divorced in 1999 and now she got off and
my wife and me divorced in 1999 and now she got laid off and i got a supena to court for jan 7th,2015. her and dhr in marengo cty are going to try to raise my pymts. the pymts are auto deducted frm my… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
28,008 satisfied customers
I wondered if something I heard was true. Someone was mentioning
I wondered if something I heard was true. Someone was mentioning that in some states, specifically California, a man is forced to pay child support if he misses the court date where he has a chance to… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
28,008 satisfied customers
We went to court for child support, before we made it to court
We went to court for child support, before we made it to court my son's father served me with a time-sharing/visitation. I was granted supervised visitation for my son's father and he was ordered to p… read more
Lawyer Lori
Lawyer Lori
Attorney
JD - Attorney
1,834 satisfied customers
Going to court to dismiss child support, $250/week (garnished
Going to court to dismiss child support, $250/week (garnished wages via DOR) that I have paid to the father for 8 years. I make 130k and never modified child support. There are 2 boys. One is 25y.o. l… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
28,008 satisfied customers
please define child support in ny state. For example, in ct
please define child support in ny state. For example, in ct state it is a formula of the individuals computed income. It is irrelevant if yor best friend of 25 years helps you out finacially, a boyfri… read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,115 satisfied customers
A NY judge ordered defendant to pay 80% of the mortgage .
A NY judge ordered defendant to pay 80% of the mortgage . The order implies ,but does not specifically state ,plaintiff must may the remaining 20% . The judge refuses to enforce a contempt order on th… read more
Maverick
Maverick
Doctoral Degree
8,059 satisfied customers
Currently my custody for my 14 year old son is 20% me and 80%
Currently my custody for my 14 year old son is 20% me and 80% his dad. Am I still responsible for 50% of expenses, such as tutoring, sports activities, etc. or because he has 80% custody the majority … read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,379 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Not only did he answer my Michigan divorce question but was also able to help me out with it, too. I have since won my legal case on this matter and thank you so much for it.

LeeMichigan

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

It worked great. I had the facts and I presented them to my ex-landlord and she folded and returned my deposit. The 50 bucks I spent with you solved my problem.

TonyApopka, FL

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

RayAnswers

RayAnswers

Lawyer

14,379 satisfied customers

30 years as a family law lawyer .

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

11,978 satisfied customers

Private practice with focus on family, criminal, PI, consumer protection, and business consultation.

LawTalk

LawTalk

Attorney and Counselor at Law

9,034 satisfied customers

30 years legal experience. I remain current in Family Law through regular continuing education.

P. Simmons

P. Simmons

Lawyer

4,087 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including family law.

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

3,966 satisfied customers

Attorney with 19 years experience

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

3,302 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

3,181 satisfied customers

Licensed Texas General Practice Attorney

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x