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
The judge took of the referee who heard his trials and wrote
The judge took of the referee who heard his trials and wrote a report against him, she was given the job of making the decision on his motions to quash and my boyfriend wrote to the judge and complain… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,379 satisfied customers
In the process of as divorce here in Las Vegas, NV. My wife
In the process of as divorce here in Las Vegas, NV. My wife summon me, and in the community property section, she stated that she will keep the house which still not paid, the lot in arizona, and a ce… read more
Jessica B
Jessica B
Juris Doctor
6,859 satisfied customers
I'm in CA. My husband married me last year. His ex-wife had
I'm in CA. My husband married me last year. His ex-wife had alimony payments. When my husband lost his job, we went for relief. However, the judge saw that I make quite a bit and basically can take ca… read more
Attorney Bruce
Attorney Bruce
Attorney At Law
Doctoral Degree
7,282 satisfied customers
This is a social security benefits question. My 55 yo
This is a social security benefits question. My 55 yo brother was just approved for social security disability benefits. He receives his first check within 7 to 10 days. I am his payee, his sister.His… read more
Judge Bill K ret.
Judge Bill K ret.
retired
Doctoral Degree
2,779 satisfied customers
I'm wondering about whether I need to continue paying
I'm wondering about whether I need to continue paying alimony to my ex-wife. … read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
14,379 satisfied customers
Approximately one year ago, I went to court to have my
Hello My name is Kevin ******. Approximately one year ago, I went to court to have my alimony reduced. The judge read my divorce decree and he determined that a Gavron ****** was not clearly written o… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,872 satisfied customers
I am going through a divorce. My wife is legally disabled
Hi, I am going through a divorce. My wife is legally disabled and asking for enough money to live by herself. She only collects $600 a month in disability, so she is asking for me to foot the bill for… read more
Albert Marmero
Albert Marmero
Juris Doctorate
422 satisfied customers
MY HUSBAND WAS DIVORCED IN 2014 JANUARY. HE WAS ORDERED TO
MY HUSBAND WAS DIVORCED IN 2014 JANUARY. HE WAS ORDERED TO PAY ALIMONY OF $1500.00 PER MONTH FOR 3 YEARS SO THE EX WIFE COULD GET ON HER FEET. IN NOVEMBER 2014 THE EX WIFE WAS REMARRIED IN A EXPENSIVE… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
28,123 satisfied customers
GEORGIA LAW MY HUSBAND WAS DIVORCED IN 2014 JANUARY.... MY
GEORGIA LAW MY HUSBAND WAS DIVORCED IN 2014 JANUARY.... MY HUSBAND WAS DIVORCED IN 2014 JANUARY. HE WAS ORDERED TO PAY ALIMONY OF $1500.00 PER MONTH FOR 3 YEARS SO THE EX WIFE COULD GET ON HER FEET. I… read more
S. Kincaid
S. Kincaid
Doctoral Degree
2,872 satisfied customers
My husband is court ordered by divorce decree in Maricopa County
My husband is court ordered by divorce decree in Maricopa County Arizona to pay for a student loan that is in his ex-wife's name ONLY. The Ex took him took court November 20, 2014 for contempt because… read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
39,337 satisfied customers
Subject: Typical Alimony is OhioMy wife filed for divorce
Subject: Typical Alimony is Ohio My wife filed for divorce in September 2010 and I was served a summons by surprise September 26, 2010, which was 1 week before our 23rd anniversary, and ordered out of… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
28,123 satisfied customers
My prior counsel had a "Stay," granted while the case was with
My prior counsel had a "Stay," granted while the case was with the appellate courts. Order 6/12/12. Appellate was over March 2013. The opposing counsel filed necessary docs getting a compliance hearin… read more
Ely
Ely
Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
11,978 satisfied customers
My husband had been married for 18 years in California. From
My husband had been married for 18 years in California. From this marriage he had three children, who are all adults and work. The two unmarried daughters and his ex-wife liv e with the ex-wife's moth… read more
Brandon M.
Brandon M.
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
13,451 satisfied customers
Several years back, when I asked my divorce attorney if there
Several years back, when I asked my divorce attorney if there was anything in the law to prevent someone who was unstable and intent on vengeance at any cost(my ex) from bankrupting a family through l… read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,115 satisfied customers
I am in a somewhat desperate situation and in need of an alimony
I am in a somewhat desperate situation and in need of an alimony reduction. I hope you can give me advice on my best course of action. I will give you a lot of background, because I am not sure which … read more
LegalKnowledge
LegalKnowledge
Juris Doctor
39,337 satisfied customers
1. Hello, fellow Professionals. My (Joint Custody of 2 kids)
1. Hello, fellow Professionals. My (Joint Custody of 2 kids) Divorce was "Final" 2008, in Arizona. Ex-wife Continually has me in court for MORE Money. I had my Alimony Reduced in 2010. Ex is trying to… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
43,512 satisfied customers
Hey quick question. Should I expect to pay Alimoney 6 years
Hey quick question. Should I expect to pay Alimoney 6 years after our separation. During those 6 years we were separated, I sent my ex wife care taker the social security check of about $775.00 per mo… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
28,123 satisfied customers
I am getting some conflicting advice and I need some help.
I am getting some conflicting advice and I need some help. First, the basic facts. 1. My wife and I separated on May 15, 2009. 2. My wife and I received an uncontested divorce on September 24, 2010. M… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
28,123 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