My ex did not respond to a petition for divorce with a child and he claims he defaulted because he was wrongly put in 'the hole' and therefore could not answer. Does that make any sense?
As my colleagues have said, a default is pretty easy to set aside, especially in a family law case. Even in a default case, the other side may still be heard, and the best interests of the children are the most important issue. Good luck.See question
My husband graduated off drug court but was still placed on felony drug offerner probation which was not in the agreement. We hired a lawyer to file a motion. It was filed but during that time he had failed a urine test. Witch issued a warrant for...
You stated that you hired a lawyer. These are questions you should be asking him or her.See question
First time offense no record before this
If it's your first court date, this is an arraignment. You plea guilty or not guilty. I would recommend consulting a local experienced criminal defense attorney before going to court.See question
My sons father has abused drugs and alcohol in the past. He's filed a petition for 50/50 time sharing of our 1 yr old son. He's used synthetic urine purchased online to pass drug tests in the past. My attorney is filing a petition requesting a hai...
You have an attorney, you should probably ask him or her.See question
My husband has a 6 year old and he is paying child support to the child's mother but his daughter lives with us and sometimes with the grandmother we are trying to figure out what can we do because the mother is receiving the child support money b...
You will need to file a Supplemental Petition to modify the child support and parenting plan. You should do this ASAP because the child support modification can only go retroactive to the date you file the Supplemental Petition. Contact a local experienced family law attorney. Many offer a free initial consultation.See question
Hello, The father and I are not married. He changed the locks on the doors of our home in Feb, locking us (our 1 year old son and myself) out of our house. I just got served last Wed. He is seeking 50/50 custody. I am seeking supervised visi...
It seems that you have some good arguments against the father getting 50/50 custody. Consult with a local experienced family law attorney ASAP. If you have been served, you have 20 days from the date of service to respond to his petition.See question
I am recently divorced and within my divorce decree my ex-husband was awarded physical possession of our motorcycle, as well as the loan associated with the property. The decree states that he needed to make payments or refinance within two months...
I agree with my colleagues. Filing an enforcement action is the way to go. The bank doesn't care about the divorce, you are still on the hook with the bank. Consult an experienced local family law attorney to discuss your case further.See question
The mortgage was in her name to keep my credit free to purchase other properties if we decided to. The deed was in both of our names, but the deed was in both of our names. She presented me with a quick claim deed, and after looking at it, there...
Hire a local experienced lawyer and file for divorce before she spends all the money!See question
He wasent arrested or anything but they took him for a mistake so sence he got that charge that means he violated probetion can i figjt the casa with a lawyer because its not fair they took him for no reason and with lies
Your husband will need a lawyer to get him through this situation, especially if he was already on probation. Contact a local experienced lawyer for a consultation.See question
Do I get a lawyer, asap and how many years of prison
Hire an experienced local lawyer. As a first offender, he may be eligible for a diversion program that may spare him a felony conviction. The sooner you consult with a lawyer, the better.See question