Family Law

Family relationships can have some of the strongest holds on our emotions, and the area of family law encompasses many different situations a family might go through— including everything from planning for your family's future to the separation and dissolution of a family or marriage. Dealing with family issues may come with mixed feelings as there is a lot to sort out, regardless of the matter at hand. Whether you are anticipating the joys of adoption or experiencing the frustrations of a marital conflict, Guntersville Law, LLC can provide you with the legal services and support you need to move forward.

Full-Service Family Law Firm Serving Guntersville, Alabama

We have helped many clients navigate the legal processes of various family law cases. We will use our knowledge and skills to work in the best interest of you and your family. Examples of the types of family law cases we have handled include:

  • Adoption
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Divorce
  • Estate Planning - Wills & Trusts 
  • Guardianship

If you are ready to take on any of the above situations, we understand how emotional these matters can be, and are prepared to guide you through it all. It is not uncommon to experience feelings of excitement, doubt, disappointment, hope, and stress all at the same time. We will provide you with courteous, compassionate, and empathetic support to help you navigate the experience through the emotions.

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What to Expect with Divorce

Once you make the decision that you are ready to move forward with a divorce, the next step is to officially file. Divorces in Alabama are usually handled through the Circuit Court of the County in which the separating couple resides. You'll need to prepare a Petition for Dissolution of Marriage, and ensure that the petition is filed in compliance with the regulations set by the county. This is something Guntersville Law, LLC can do for you. The next step is to serve your spouse with the divorce papers and a summons to begin the court proceedings and move forward.

We understand this can be a very emotional time, especially if there are children involved. And the decisions made in a divorce will have a lasting impact on your relationships, as the outcome of your case will ultimately determine the quality of life that your children will have throughout their childhood. We want to help you navigate the legal system through this time as quickly as possible so you can get this chapter of your life behind your family can start fresh.

Why Hire a Family Law Attorney?

Even when the family issue you're dealing with is progressing amicably, the implications it can have on your life is rarely clear or simple. There could be disagreements that crop up later, missed assets for your estate plan, and complicated legal questions to answer. Trying to navigate the family court system should never be done alone, and it's important to seek the guidance of an experienced family law attorney who can help you through every step of the way. Allow us to advocate for you and gain the peace of mind that comes with having strong supporters on your side. Don’t wait— contact our firm to schedule a consultation.

Family Law Attorneys in Guntersville, AL

If you are ready to move forward with the divorce process, or if you have another important family law matter you need legal guidance for, don't hesitate to give us a call. Guntersville Law, LLC proudly serves families of the greater Guntersville area. Reach out today to schedule a consultation and discover how we can help you and your family.