We know you may have questions. Here are a few questions we get asked frequently. Be sure and give us a call with any question you might have.
What are your office hours?
Typically Monday - Friday 8AM to 5PM and Weekends By Appointment. We are flexible with scheduling. Just give our office a call and we will do what we can to accommodate your schedule.
How much does a lawyer cost?
Every situation is different. We do offer competitive rates and affordable payment plans.
How do I know if I need an attorney?
We offer free initial consultations. When you are ready come in and let's sit down and determine the next step.
Question: What does the term Client mean?
Answer: the person for whom the lawyer works
Question: What does Custody mean?
Answer: care of children
Question: What does Contest mean?
Answer: to argue
Question: What does Annul mean?
Answer: to cancel
Question: What does the term Spouse mean in law?
Answer: a husband or a wife
Question: What does Dissolution or Dissolution of Marriage mean?
Answer: another name for divorce
Question: What does Arbitration mean?
Answer: means of resolving disputes using a third party who hears both sides and decides
Question: What does it mean when they say Mediation?
Answer: where a third party facilitates resolving disputes with the goal of voluntary settlement
Question: What is Collaborative Law?
Answer: where before the filing of divorce petition, all parties, including attorneys, agree to work together outside of the courtroom and without judicial involvement
Question: What does Petition mean?
Answer: a paper asking for a divorce from the court
Question: What does To File mean?
Answer: to give a paper to the court/court clerk
Question: What does Summons mean?
Answer: the order from the court that tells you to respond to the petition
Question: What does Support mean in law?
Answer: money paid to a wife, husband or for children