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
Is alimony “insolido” (granted by court in TN...we now live
Is alimony “insolido” (granted by court in TN...we now live in TX) counted as taxable income to the payee? Or is it non-taxable income? … read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
4,420 satisfied customers
I was married for only 6 months AFTER my retirement from the
I was married for only 6 months AFTER my retirement from the military, I only recieve military VA disability, my spouse wants to make me pay for her lawyer, and alimony. But I do not recieve any other… read more
Michael Bradley
Michael Bradley
retired
Doctoral Degree
6,190 satisfied customers
Have a question (or two) regarding spousal support payments
Hello...have a question (or two) regarding spousal support payments in Ohio. Thank you. … read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
45,331 satisfied customers
I have hired an attorney for a divorce. I want to remove him
I have hired an attorney for a divorce. I want to remove him from my case. Not one time time did he offer any legal advise he basically copied and pasted my responses on his own letter heard without a… read more
SuccESQ
SuccESQ
Juris Doctorate
2,211 satisfied customers
I have a court order in the state of Georgia for my ex
Hello I have a court order in the state of Georgia for my ex husband to make alimony payment til I'm 55 yrs old . I'm 53 yrs old . My ex had a seizure and not allowed to work for 6 months . My ex has … read more
legalgems
legalgems
Juris Doctorate
21,208 satisfied customers
Can I get spousal support if my husband wants to get a
Second opinion] Can I get spousal support if my husband wants to get a divorce? He has been paying all the bills for 24 years because I don't make that much money with my current job. … read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
17,058 satisfied customers
I live in Nevada. My husband and I have been separated since
Hi, I live in Nevada. My husband and I have been separated since November 25th. We have been together for 20 years and married for 18. He has been the majority breadwinner in the home the whole time u… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
17,058 satisfied customers
I am in the process of preparing for a divorce through
Good Afternoon, I am in the process of preparing for a divorce through mediation and wondered my options for either alimony or child support for adult children (18 and 21 yrs old) … read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
17,058 satisfied customers
My husband and I are considering divorce. I haven't worked
My husband and I are considering divorce. I haven't worked in over 3 years. He keeps telling me now to get a job when he was the one wanting to to quit and stay home. We have been together for 17 year… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
17,058 satisfied customers
I have been married for almost 3 years, and we have been
Hello I have been married for almost 3 years, and we have been together 10. My husband recently left home, I am sure he is cheating around. The house is in his name because he had better credit. He al… read more
RayAnswers
RayAnswers
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
17,058 satisfied customers
If a high earning ex husband has paid his wife of a 20 year
If a high earning ex husband has paid his wife of a 20 year marriage 15 K per month, life insurance and another 3 K in benefits each month, about 60% of salary, and has since his divorce since 2007--e… read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
28,663 satisfied customers
My husband entered into contractual alimony with his ex, not
My husband entered into contractual alimony with his ex, not realizing in Texas, there was spousal maintenance and contractual alimony. HIS lawyers drew up the papers, his ex did not have a lawyer. 10… read more
originallawyer
originallawyer
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
905 satisfied customers
I have a signed sep agreement that states alimony is non-modifiable,
I have a signed sep agreement that states alimony is non-modifiable, terminates on a certain date, terminates upon her re-marriage, or terminates upon either parties death. The final order has the fol… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
9,034 satisfied customers
Re: Alimony Past due in the amount of $59,000.00. Ex-husband
Re: Alimony Past due in the amount of $59,000.00. Ex-husband in contempt of court, no shows for court dates (5 times). Warrant issued, no results. My attorney believes, I should hire a Professional Co… read more
LawTalk
LawTalk
Attorney and Counselor at Law
Juris Doctor
9,034 satisfied customers
My divorce has been granted and the Order has been entered.
My divorce has been granted and the Order has been entered. We are entering into pre-trial negotiations for ED. The initial filing at the time of separation had for Alimony and PSS along with numerous… read more
Alexia Esq.
Alexia Esq.
Managing Lawyer/Advocate
Doctoral Degree
10,116 satisfied customers
If a person is required to provide a life insurance policy
If a person is required to provide a life insurance policy of $150,000 during alimony on decreasing terms, does that mean the policy decreases in number each year. If a person pays $20,000 a year in a… read more
Legalease
Legalease
Attorney At Law
Doctor of Law w/ highest honors
15,719 satisfied customers
My wife and I agreed on alimony of $1000.00 a month for 5 years
My wife and I agreed on alimony of $1000.00 a month for 5 years and then reviewed for modification. We agreed on another 4 years of the same and then no more payments. I am now disabled with no income… read more
Isaac, Esq.
Isaac, Esq.
Attorney at Law
Doctoral Degree
45,331 satisfied customers
Im in wv. Once I am done with my child support obligations...can
I'm in wv. Once I am done with my child support obligations...can my ex take me back to court to get more alimony than I am am currently paying? She makes over 100k and has a good job. Also, what are … read more
Brandon M.
Brandon M.
Attorney at Law
Juris Doctorate
14,759 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

17,058 satisfied customers

30 years as a family law lawyer .

Ely

Ely

Counselor at Law

11,987 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

4,647 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including family law.

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

4,357 satisfied customers

Attorney with 19 years experience

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

3,541 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

3,445 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