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
You're not a robot are you, I want to know, if my mother has
I want to know, if my mother has been getting the same amount of child support she's been getting with 4 children in the house, and only has 2, is she obligated to share it with those who have moved out? … read more
Lawyer Esquire
Lawyer Esquire
Juris Doctor
1,686 satisfied customers
I have a child with a man that I never married. The child is
Hello, I have a child with a man that I never married. The child is 17 years old now. My child's father and I had a verbal agreement for him to pay $400 monthly child support, We agreed to this about … read more
Barrister
Barrister
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,966 satisfied customers
I am the friend of someone who just passed away. She has 2
I am the friend of someone who just passed away. She has 2 children, aged 16 and 17, who was living with me before her death. They are still living with me since her death in 12/28/19. The boys sister… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,379 satisfied customers
Can I retrieve child support payments after child reaches 18
Can I retrieve child support payments after child reaches 18 yrs old … read more
Christopher B, Esq.
Christopher B, Esq.
Attorney
Juris Doctor
8,301 satisfied customers
I am a divorced father with 6 children. (3 biological and 3
I am a divorced father with 6 children. (3 biological and 3 adopted). The oldest child is 19 and has graduated high school. The next two are going to graduate college in May of 2020. My question is "D… read more
Mellie
Mellie
JD
636 satisfied customers
I was married for 19 years and my ex had an affair, and a
I was married for 19 years and my ex had an affair, and a drug auction which caused him to go to prison. We had three boys together. They were 11, 13, and 15 when he was incarcerated. We had a 401k th… read more
Glenn Zimmerman
Glenn Zimmerman
Juris Doctor
39 satisfied customers
My husband's exwife filed a petition education support after
my husband's exwife filed a petition for high education support after the child turned 19 years old. The child support is supposed to be stopped this month. The case is in Indiana. Can he be paying 1/… read more
Maverick
Maverick
Doctoral Degree
8,059 satisfied customers
My son is 19, 20 in Feb. He has failed 2 classes each semester
My son is 19, 20 in Feb. He has failed 2 classes each semester in college, has been through 2 semesters with a 2.0 GPA. He would not obey rules, and decided to move in with his dad who is allowing him… read more
Roger
Roger
Litigation Attorney
Doctoral Degree
27,333 satisfied customers
south Carolina law. two children 17 years of marriage, one
south Carolina law. two children 17 years of marriage, one boy lives with dad primary physical custody, the other 9 yr old with mom primary physical custody. father lives in fl. mother lives in sc whe… read more
Seattle Scott
Seattle Scott
Private practice attorney
995 satisfied customers
I went to court for child support and my ex-husband has to
I went to court for child support and my ex-husband has to pay me $730 a month, since January 1/2013, up to now he has pay me $600 total Jan-Ag. Now he is suing me because my younger son lives with hi… read more
Seattle Scott
Seattle Scott
Private practice attorney
995 satisfied customers
In my recent divorce settlement, I was awarded child support
In my recent divorce settlement, I was awarded child support since my son wants to stay with me full time. His mother is supposed to pay me $500 the first of every month. The actual text on the court … read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
42,947 satisfied customers
I have 6 kids (5 boys & 1 girl) Ex-wife 1: 1 boy: 22yrs old
I have 6 kids (5 boys & 1 girl) Ex-wife 1: 1 boy: 22yrs old (attends UT Austin)> I no longer pay child support (c/s) Ex-wife 2: 2 boys: 17yrs (going to US Marines 9/2012 and graduates 6/2012) > … read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 satisfied customers
Im a divorced father who has a 16 yr old and 13 yr old. I
I'm a divorced father who has a 16 yr old and 13 yr old. I want to ask to stop child care payments to their mother for the two because I feel they're both old enough to take care of themselves at home… read more
Andrea, Esq.
Andrea, Esq.
Attorney
Post-Doctoral Degree
10,512 satisfied customers
Can my ex go for arrears child support if there was never a
Can my ex go for arrears child support if there was never a child support order established. she is now 16… read more
ScottyMacEsq
ScottyMacEsq
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
3,181 satisfied customers
Is there any legal recourse for parents of a15 year old pregnant
Is there any legal recourse for parents of a 15 year old pregnant daughter, to get financial help from the 15 yr old boys parents or have his rights terminated for non- support. His family thinks this… read more
wallstreetfighter
wallstreetfighter
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
11,809 satisfied customers
I have a granddaughter that is pregnant and is only 16 1/2
I have a granddaughter that is pregnant and is only 16 1/2 years old. Her boyfriend was 17 1/2 when conception occurred. Now she is living with me. The boy tells her he wants to sign off of all of his… read more
Daniel Solutions
Daniel Solutions
Doctoral Degree
5,212 satisfied customers
My fiance s 16 yr old son wants to live with his father, who
My fiance' s 16 yr old son wants to live with his father, who lives in the same town, because he does not want to move 32 miles away to another town after his mother and I marry. His father has not pa… read more
Dave Kennett
Dave Kennett
Doctoral Degree
25,741 satisfied customers
can a mother of 18 year olds boy get a restraining order on
can a mother of 18 year olds boy get a restraining order on a 15 year old girl because they want to date… 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