Im going threw a divorce to a filipina girl came over from Philippines withen less then a year leaves me for another man she is not a usa citizen my son . What can i do to get pro bono help an or payment plan as i do not make much shes trying to have me pay for her lawyer as well an take sole... Read more »
You need to consult in person with a family lawyer in your area. Find one that offers a free consultation. If you believe that you cannot afford a lawyer then contact the local legal aid office for assistance.
I have been trying to get custody of my 2 year old niece since July 2019, I have done everything as far as background check, home inspection, drug test and weekly visits. Even though I am her paternal aunt the judge will not grant the motion for her to be moved out of foster care and placed into my... Read more »
To return to Florida and reside w me back in Florida. I filed a modification of our parenting plan in fL a few months ago but was told by my lawyer that my exhusband has jurisdiction (in Ky) over the case. He hs has lived there for over 4 years with the children but we we never made the changes... Read more »
I am disable and have on hoing diabetic ulcers on my foot which costs alot in medical suplies. I am unable to support myself in my own place to live. He makes up to $1000 week driving a truck and wont help me. What do i do?
Do as much as you can to document the situation. Write down everything that has happened. Gather names of witnesses if any. Follow up with the police officer who called and tell them about the threats. Under no circumstances should you contact the person who you had the altercation with. Finally,...Read more »
As long as you remain married you are legally considered a financial "unit" sharing income and expenses. Your separate financial lives begin when you file for divorce. Until then you are each responsible for the other's financial choices, within reason.
Due to financial problems and no permanent place of living my minor son and me temporarily moved abroad to my parents’ house. That was agreed with my husband. But shortly after, he decided to separate and then to divorce (FL). We were married for almost 9 years.
Alimony is based on one party's need and the other party's ability to pay, as well as the length of the marriage. Where you live is not a specific factor. Child support is based on each parent's net income. The number of overnights that the child spends with each parent is also a factor. If your...Read more »
Father was not at birth, did not sign birth certificate, and has not been present in the child's life since birth. My son is now 4 going on 5 and I want to make sure he has no rights due to violence and lack of responsibility.
Both of us signed a lease to move into a home on October 1st, however we have since separated and he has taken everything, the kids, all the money, cut my access to bank accounts and is now telling me if I show up to the new home on move in day he will have me removed by police? Is he legally... Read more »
If your name is on the lease then you have an equal right to occupy the property. On the other hand I do not recommend having a confrontation. Based on what you are describing you need to consult with a local family lawyer and get in to court to protect your rights.
I am not listed as my daughter's father on her BC because at that time I did not want to be part of it. I showed up 2 years after she was born and now want to be part of her life. The mother lives with her and her older sister (not my daughter) in FL and I live in SC. What do I have to do if the... Read more »
You need to file a Petition for Paternity where the mother and child live. You will get a timesharing plan and also a child support obligation. A lawyer is not required but you should achieve a better result with proper legal guidance.
Married November 2014. Separated February 2016. She left the marriage. She file was divorce and asked alimony for $400 a month in alimony for 2 years. She feels I owe her money on accounts that were all under her name.
You are always going to share your children with the mother. If you want to alter the timesharing schedule then you need to return to court on a Petition for Modification. There you can explain to the court why the schedule should be changed.
You do not mention whether there are any current court orders regarding the child. If there is a current court order then you need to return to that court and ask for a modification. If there is no current court order then you must go to court for either a dissolution of marriage case or a...Read more »
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