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
What do i do if i am not happy with the parenting plan that
Second opinion] What do i do if i am not happy with the parenting plan that i have received from the family advocate?… read more
Adam Yarussi
Adam Yarussi
Juris Doctor
4,944 satisfied customers
I had consensual sex with a girl on a cruise. During she
I had consensual sex with a girl on a cruise. During she asked me to stop, she said she has a boyfriend, she thought shes was ok with ... "what happens in the Caribbean stays in the Caribbean" but she… read more
Sam
Sam
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
10,701 satisfied customers
I pay child support,my daughter is now going to go to college
I pay child support,my daughter is now going to go to college and my ex refuses to pay any money or very little. Am I able to take her to court to make her pay?… read more
Sololawyer
Sololawyer
3,994 satisfied customers
Am I at risk of the ex-inmate/plaintiff pushes custody
Am I at risk of the ex-inmate/plaintiff pushes for joint custody by trying to present me as a bad parent? (Totally untrue, but he knows how to manipulate the system.) When /if I go to mediation, shoul… read more
Sololawyer
Sololawyer
3,994 satisfied customers
I am defaulted in my divorce. Does this mean she automatically
I am defaulted in my divorce. Does this mean she automatically gets whatever she wants one divorce is final, or does the judge still equitably split aassets?… read more
Sololawyer
Sololawyer
3,994 satisfied customers
I helped raise my step-granddaughter in the home with my ex-wife
I helped raise my step-granddaughter in the home with my ex-wife for 8 years. She is like a daughter to me. When my ex and I divorced, my ex acted friendly until the divorce was finalized. She moved t… read more
Sololawyer
Sololawyer
3,994 satisfied customers
I had a 2 dfcs cases opened and closed within the last 6
I had a 2 dfcs cases opened and closed within the last 6 months concerning my son Brandon. The first was opened when the school called to report "medical neglect" due to my son not having his full dos… read more
Sololawyer
Sololawyer
3,994 satisfied customers
my wifes husband took all 3 dogs while i was at work, i was
my wifes husband took all 3 dogs while i was at work, i was willing to share custody but they just took them. One of them is almost blind and is now in different surroundings. i work 8-4 and can care … read more
Sololawyer
Sololawyer
3,994 satisfied customers
I'm from California,I thought I was the biological father to
I'm from California,I thought I was the biological father to my ex girlfriends son. My names on the birth certificate, I did not sign it. She went to ask for child support, we got a DNA test through c… read more
Sololawyer
Sololawyer
3,994 satisfied customers
My child is being sexually abused by her father. Her father
My child is being sexually abused by her father. Her father is claiming parental alienation. CPS is not substantiating even though the child continues to disclose, is fearful and traumatized by her fa… read more
Sololawyer
Sololawyer
3,994 satisfied customers
In the event of a probate will contest. Does my common law
In the event of a probate will contest. Does my common law husbands will dated November 2014 matter in regards ***** ***** stating he has raised my children as his own and intends to take care of them… read more
Sololawyer
Sololawyer
3,994 satisfied customers
Should I sign this document? My ex husband will not bring
Should I sign this document? My ex husband will not bring my kids into my neighborhood , or pick up my oldest daughter from babysitting in my neighborhood. I do not have a PFA or any other restraining… read more
Loren
Loren
46,098 satisfied customers
I have 3 children from a previous marriage. I re-married using
I have 3 children from a previous marriage. I re-married using a K1 Fiancee visa to bring my new wife and her 4 children to the USA. My step-children's father is in another country and doesn't pay his… read more
Alex J. Esq.
Alex J. Esq.
Managing Attorney
Doctoral Degree
19,189 satisfied customers
Hi, My ex-wife and I were recently handed a ruling (order)
Hi, My ex-wife and I were recently handed a ruling (order) from the JDR judge regarding visitation for me here in Louisa VA. I assume my ex-wife didn't like the ruling, not sure. What I do know is tha… read more
LADYLAWYER
LADYLAWYER
Owner of my own law firm
Juris Doctor
6,439 satisfied customers
My husbands son is currently in Mass General Hospital in Intensive
My husband's son is currently in Mass General Hospital in Intensive Care and is critical but stable. There is no health care proxy. The Mass General will not allow my husband to see him and will not p… read more
Phillips Esq.
Phillips Esq.
Attorney
JD
28,955 satisfied customers
help! i just got served with papers - my ex-husband is trying
help! i just got served with papers - my ex-husband is trying to get custody of my two sons, ages 12 and 13....i don't know what to do .....can he do this???? he is very far behind in child support - … read more
Lucy, Esq.
Lucy, Esq.
Juris Doctor
30,243 satisfied customers
My husbands ex ( never married ) gave up their 8 year old son.
My husbands ex ( never married ) gave up their 8 year old son. She wrote a letter and the DAs office has copies. (nevada) now she is trying to say that its not a leagle document and trying to take the… read more
P. Simmons
P. Simmons
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
4,996 satisfied customers
Regarding the New Hampshire law requiring employers to ...
Regarding the New Hampshire law requiring employers to extend healthy insurance benefits to ex-spouses after the divorce: If my ex lost his job that he had when the divorce was final (and the health i… read more
legaleagle
legaleagle
Attorney
Doctoral Degree
7,048 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

18,959 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

4,996 satisfied customers

16 yrs. of experience including family law.

Barrister

Barrister

Lawyer

58,096 satisfied customers

Attorney with 21 years experience

RobertJDFL

RobertJDFL

Lawyer

3,811 satisfied customers

Experienced in multiple areas of the law.

ScottyMacEsq

ScottyMacEsq

Lawyer

3,568 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