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Q: My husband & I are divorcing. He doesn’t have a license so I’m transferring the car title to his mother.

I have completed my part of the title & it’s notorized. She has yet to complete her part. Am I l still held responsible if he drives & has an accident? He has the title.

0 Answers | Asked in Child Support and Divorce for Kentucky on
Q: Will I have to pay child support and if so can you give me a rough estimate based on the info provided in the details?

We live in Kentucky, my wife wants to divorce me, we have 2 kids aged 4 and 5 we agree on everything but she wants child support, there was no infidelity in the marriage she just has chosen to split up and not try to work on her feelings for me. I will be staying at the house we own until I am... View More

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Q: How much will it take to get divorce papers through email or regular mail
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 24, 2024

Just whatever they cost plus the shipping if you’re seeking fill in the blank legal documents. It will then cost $16–$18 to have them served by mail upon the opposing party.

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Q: Would it be better to redeed gifted property so that it is not considered in marital property.

We were gifted property by my dad. I am wanting to redeed the property back into my dad's name before I file for divorce. Am I able to do so?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 17, 2024

You are able to do so if she agrees to sign off on the deed back to dad. Otherwise you are stuck.

1 Answer | Asked in Contracts, Divorce, Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: Contracts forced through duress. Using visitation for children. Contract allows full power to the monitor.

At any moment criminal action may be placed on the male with justification. The court is has been one sided through entirety of divorce. Female has only made gains through control of child, childsupport, and revenue from estate. Through deceit aided by professional counsel and judgment from a... View More

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on May 16, 2024

More I formation is needed. What contract are your referring to?

1 Answer | Asked in Child Support, Divorce and Domestic Violence for Kentucky on
Q: Which age the child can be removed to child support
Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Apr 30, 2024

What is your question?

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Kentucky on
Q: How can i file for divorce if I only know what city and state my wife is in and do not have an exact address?

Me and my wife have been separated for almost 5 years. We tried and tried to reconcile of differences but things seem to have gotten worse. My wife had fell victim to drug abuse and was arrested so me and i have custody of our three minor children. She has moves three times since i initially... View More

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Apr 8, 2024

You’ll need to hire a private investigator to get a good address and make sure she is properly served. Shouldn’t be hard for them to find her if you have some info.

1 Answer | Asked in Arbitration / Mediation Law, Child Custody, Child Support and Divorce for Kentucky on
Q: Can a recently divorced husband draw up contractual paperwork with a lawyer that the wife "fired" (Kentucky)?

He is recently divorced. She fired the lawyer before finalizing their divorce, but he went to that lawyer post-divorce to ensure his rights as a father in Kentucky were being followed by both parties. She refuses to sign any paperwork from this lawyer because she claims "conflict of interest".

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Mar 29, 2024

It is a conflict and the lawyer could be disqualified.

2 Answers | Asked in Divorce, Real Estate Law and Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: How will a couple’s divorce impact my rights on a property I co-own with them?

My name and the husband are named on the deed, not the wife, but because Kentucky is a dower state, she has interest. She is not a borrower for the mortgage and only signed the mortgage to acknowledge dower rights; her name is not on the loan. She has expressed to the judge that she does not want... View More

Anna Aleksander
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Anna Aleksander
answered on Mar 26, 2024

This is a complicated question that should be best answered by a lawyer in a one on one consultation. The answer should involve analysis of several items and facts including the review of the deed to see if house is held in joint tenancy or in a tenancy in common. First, in Kentucky anything... View More

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Q: Does my spouse have 20 days to turn in her divorce papers? What if she doesn't?

I have all the documents. I went to file they said i needed her signature also. I thought she had to mail in the papers that I certified mailed her i put a self addressed and stamped envelope to be mailed back in. And she had 20 days to do so? Cant i just file and the judge will grant it. We have... View More

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Mar 19, 2024

No. She has to voluntarily file her papers or you will have to have her served. Service upon her starts the 20 days running

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody, Criminal Law and Divorce for Kentucky on
Q: Can my soon to be ex husband take custody of my kids away due to fiances former drug use ?

My fiance and I split due to his addiction - my 4 children from my previous marriage live with us and he was using while living here for a while - we decided to split due to his addiction. He is now clean and we are trying to reconcile but the issue is my soon to be ex husband (divorce isn't... View More

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Feb 8, 2024

It is possible but really unlikely unless your fiance is currently on drugs.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Divorce, Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky on
Q: If my fiance and I broke up due to his drug use, he's now sober and we're together can kids dad take my kids away

My fiance and I broke up because he relapsed, he is now clean. My 4 children from my previous marriage live with me and their father states he will take full custody of them if my fiance moves back in. Can he do that ?

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Feb 7, 2024

Not if your new husband is clean and sober and remains so. Very difficult to change a joint custody designation.

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Divorce and Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: do I need to change venues from original state to current state?

Spouses really took son out of state of original where minor child was born in resided, have been trying to use the court as a sword rather than shield

separated spouses are in a disillusion and a legal dispute over custody of a minor child, separated spouse has been stalking social... View More

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Jan 24, 2024

Venue is proper where the child currently resides.

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Divorce, Family Law and Civil Rights for Kentucky on
Q: I have concerns about harassment from my Ex -Husband and his wife. Divorce occurred 11/2016.

He is already on his second marriage past ours. His current wife sent downgrading, belittling text messages at all different hours and times of day night. Not including or limited to 4:02 am, midnight Am/PM, etc. My ex husband did and does yeh same thing. Started really bad October 2022, in May... View More

James L. Arrasmith
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answered on Jan 22, 2024

Dealing with ongoing harassment from an ex-spouse is a difficult and distressing situation. It's important to take steps to protect yourself. Since you've already sent a cease and desist letter and the harassment has continued, the next step may be to consider legal action.

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1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody and Divorce for Kentucky on
Q: Can I still get 50/50 custody after my wife lied and got aDVO against me after I told her that I wanted a divorce?

I live in Kentucky, I have no police record and the first lawyer I had didn’t challenge the validity of text msgs my wife claimed were from me. The first time I ever heard of domestic violence concerning my marriage was after I refused to move into my wife’s mother’s house with her and our... View More

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Jan 22, 2024

Possibly. You need to consult a family lawyer and determine exactly how to proceed before you make a move.

1 Answer | Asked in Civil Rights, Divorce and Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: Is my realtor giving my phone number to my ex after being asked not to a privacy violation?

I am going through a divorce and the marital home is for sale. When hiring the realtor, I asked that my number not be given to my soon to be ex husband, due to previously changing my number because of harassment by him. I was verbally promised my number would never be shared with him or disclosed... View More

James L. Arrasmith
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answered on Dec 9, 2023

In your situation, where your realtor shared your phone number with your ex-husband despite a verbal agreement not to, it could potentially be considered a violation of your privacy. The key issue here is the promise made by the realtor and whether it can be legally enforced.

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1 Answer | Asked in Divorce and Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: KY divorce. Judge entered Findings of Fact / property division on November 3. I want to appeal. By when do I need to fil

file the intent to appeal? By Dec 3? Or by 30 days after the final judgement order which will be in January? Looking for a lawyer currently.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Dec 1, 2023

You have to appeal within thirty days of the date of entry of the order. If it was entered November 3, your notice of appeal would be due December3. December 3 is a Sunday, so by rule you would have until Monday, December 4, within which to file your notice.

1 Answer | Asked in Child Custody, Divorce and Family Law for Kentucky on
Q: Do I legally have to send my 6-year-old to his father’s house when he doesn’t want to go? 50/50 custody, no set days

My son is 6. His dad & I co-parent & are both very present in his life, which is why we settled on 50/50 custody & no specific set days- we knew we could get along to do so. Fast forward, now my son’s dad is remarried & his new stepson has severe behavior/authority issues and... View More

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Nov 17, 2023

Yes. You do until the court changes or modifies the parenting schedule.

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce for Kentucky on
Q: If a spouse leaves a house in ky married for 9yrs name is not on the deed house has been paid in full

Is she in titled to the house.

Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
answered on Oct 23, 2023

She is entitled to a portion of the house, yes. It is marital property.

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