Family Law

Family Law

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Abuse & Neglect


Birth Certificate
How to apply for a new birth certificate, adoption

Child Care
Issues for HIV-positive parents, parents with children

Child Support

Community Property

Parents rights and responsibilities under custody orders, how to get custody, joint custody, modifying custody, custody jurisdiction, child abduction


Domestic Violence
Spousal abuse, orders of protection, housing law, firearms, VAWA

Foster Care

Grandparent Custody/Visitation/Adoption Issues
Grandparents' rights regarding custody, visitation, adoption

Guardian Ad Litem

Guardian Rights
Adult guardianship, rights of grandparent guardians of grandchildren

Marriage certificates, marriage licenses, same sex marriage

Name Change
Changing an adult's name, changing a minor's name

Other Family
Legal advice to newlyweds, emancipation of minor children

Determining the father of a child, acknowledgment, blood tests

Teen Parents

Termination of Parental Rights

Getting a visitation order, modifying a visitation order, enforcing a visitation order, and grandparent/relative visitation

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