Logan County, Ohio Divorce Lawyers
Mr. Shaver and his staff...
Columbus, OH 43215
Cleveland, OH 441114
Dearborn, MI 48126
Akron, OH 44308
1-38 Triangle Park
Cincinnati, OH 45246
Toledo, OH 43612
Youngstown, OH 44502
Buffalo, NY 14202
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Charlotte, NC 28202
Dayton, OH 45459
Norwalk, OH 44857
Painesville, OH 44077
Erie, PA 16506
Dayton, OH 45429
I have always had a strong interest in helping people and easing their burden in stressful situations. I find great fulfillment in being able to provide my clients a shoulder to lean on during stressful times as well as guidance in navigating the often confusing legal system. I work tirelessly to protect the best interests of my clients and obtain the best results for their case. I love...
Columbus, OH 43206
Attorney Malocu is a former Magistrate and is listed in Who's Who in American Law. He was invited into the prestigious...
Divorce Lawyers in Nearby Cities
Logan County Divorce Legal Aid & Pro Bono Services
Delaware County Courts Pro Se Dissolution Clinic
Legal Aid Society of Columbus
If a person wishes to terminate his or her marriage, he or she may file for a divorce. In a divorce proceeding, the court will terminate the marriage and determine the rights and responsibilities of the divorcing parties regarding child custody, child visitation, child support and spousal support (alimony). The court will also redistribute marital assets.
Depending on where you reside and where your assets are, the division of property can be a very simple or very complex process. Disputes often arise during this phase of a divorce if the two parties disagree as to who should receive which assets or property.
Finding a divorce lawyer who is experienced and reliable can reduce your stress and help you make the best choices possible. A good divorce lawyer should be a problem solver who is skilled at negotiation and possesses a solid trial background. If both parties are open to alternative dispute resolution, such as arbitration or mediation, finding a lawyer experienced in collaborative divorce or divorce mediation would be beneficial.
Divorce lawyers also handle child custody issues, including multi-state and international child custody situations. Some divorce lawyers may be certified by their states as being family law specialists. Certification often requires that a lawyer meet certain experience and educational criteria.
Legal Custody: A parent with legal custody has the right to decide on the child's upbringing, education, and medical care. A court may grant legal custody to one parent (sole legal custody) or both parents (joint legal custody).
Separate Property: Property acquired before marriage or during the marriage as a gift or inheritance, or bought during marriage with separate property.
Researching Attorney Discipline