Questions Answered by Homer P Jordan IV

Q: 7/2017, modified support. 12/2017, ex requested custody chg. 2/2018, Temp hearing giving 13 yr old daughter choice to

2 Answers | Asked in Child Support and Family Law for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 21, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
I agree with my colleague. There are facts to your case that need to be reviewed in detail in order provide you with a thorough response. You should consult with an attorney who can review the facts in detail, present you with the options, and help you plan the proper course of action. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: Is it worth getting a modification for my daughter that is graduating in 2019? after my daughter graduates I’ll need to

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 20, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
I agree with my colleague, it's probably not worth it. But if you want to know your options consider consulting with an attorney who can review the facts of the case in detail. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: If my child father doesn’t provide support. Is there a way to seek abandonment and get the child last name changed.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 19, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
Yes, you do have options considering he has been out of her life for so long. You should consult with an attorney who can review the facts of your case and help you plan the proper course of action. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: I was 12 when my step father begain touching me. I’m 30 now. What evidence do I need to prosecute?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 19, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
I'm sorry you have went through this. You should go speak to the police and report it. You can also speak with a family attorney who can review the facts of your case and present you with the options. Best of luck to you. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: Can I regain custody of my two boys after losing my rights?

2 Answers | Asked in Adoption, Child Custody and Family Law for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 19, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
I agree with my colleague, it's a little soon to regain custody. But that doesn't mean you couldn't at some point. You should consult with an attorney who can review the facts of your case and help you plan the proper course of action. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: Is an answer to complaint of divorce summons needed if settlement agreement was made?

2 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 19, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
I agree with my colleague, it's always a good idea to still file a response. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: I have my cousins son and he has been with me for 3 months how can I get custody of him since his parents abandoned him?

2 Answers | Asked in Adoption, Child Custody and Family Law for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 19, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
You should consult with an attorney who can help you with the proper course of action for this. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: Im 30 and im wondering what i have to do to have my stepfather adopt me even i want his name on my bith certificate

1 Answer | Asked in Adoption and Family Law for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 18, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
He can take steps to legally adopt you. He should consult with an attorney regarding petitioning for a stepparent adoption. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: How can I give up my parantal right in Georgia.

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law, Child Custody and Child Support for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 18, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
You may want to consult with an attorney. You will still be held responsible for providing financial support to help raise the child. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: my baby mama keeps getting pregnant from different men, 2 excluding me so far. reason enough for me to get full custody?

2 Answers | Asked in Child Custody, Divorce and Family Law for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 18, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
I agree with my colleague, that is not enough to find her unfit to be a good mother. If you are not already working with an attorney regarding custody you should consult with one who can help you plan the proper course of action. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: my boyfriend and I have 6 kids we were never married he called cops made me leave because lease in his name I want mykid

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 17, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
Did he go through the legitimization process with the children? Since you were never married he'd have to do that in order to have any legal rights to them. If he has the children and won't give them to you call the police for assistance. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: Hello I have a 1.5 yr old child whose father was convicted of a felony dealing w children.

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 17, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
She won't have any right to seek custody or visitation, but he can once he is out of jail. You may want to consult with an attorney who can review the facts of your case and present you with the options. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: Can I deny visitation if the other parent sells and drugs and are doing other illegal activity?

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 17, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
There are facts to your case that we would need to know in order to provide a thorough answer. Is there a visitation order? Were you ever married and if not, did he legitimize the child? You should consult with an attorney who can review the facts of your case, present you with the options, and help you plan the proper course of action. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: My son is 13 and his father has not been in his life for some time now. I have been asked him to terminate his parental

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 17, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
I agree with my colleague, you will need to petition for a stepparent adoption, but it can become tricky with the father unwilling to give up the rights. You should consult with an attorney who can help you plan the proper course of action. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: What happens after ncp is located but doesnt want to cooperate with local office?

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Child Support for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 14, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
You should consult with an attorney who can help you with the proper course of action. The NCP will still be responsible for paying child support. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: Can I still sue my ex-husband?

3 Answers | Asked in Family Law, Child Support and Collections for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 14, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
Yes, the amount he owes never goes away until he pays it. You should consult with an attorney who can help you with the proper course of action. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: Signed PA at hospital signed BC what do I need to do to be legitimized In Georgia I want to seek custody but no rights

3 Answers | Asked in Child Custody, Child Support and Family Law for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 14, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
As my colleagues have advised, you will need to file for legitimation. Consult with an attorney who can help you plan the proper course of action. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: Ncp was located and asked to come into local office to discuss case but didnt show up. Was told he has to be served agai

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law and Child Support for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 14, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
There are ways that he can be served even if he is trying to avoid it. You should consult with an attorney who can help you plan the proper course of action. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: How do I file for my permanent guardianship of my mother and have her with me?

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Elder Law for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 13, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
Your question is a little confusing. Are you a minor asking this question? Is your mother elderly and needs to be cared for? Without knowing more facts it is difficult to provide you with a thorough response. You can consult with an attorney regarding filing for any type of guardianship. An attorney can review the facts in detail, present you with the options, and help you plan the proper course of action. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

Q: Q: My husband quick deeded his half of our home to our daughter two years ago now we’re divorcing. Do I have to sale?

2 Answers | Asked in Divorce for Georgia on
Answered on Sep 13, 2018
Homer P Jordan IV's answer
There are facts to your case that would need to be reviewed in detail in order to provide you with direction. You should consider consulting with an attorney who can review the facts and present you with the options. -Homer P. Jordan IV, Esq. 404-620-1558 HomerJordan.com

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