Family law is an extensive subject involving matters relating to many different aspects of family relations. Legal assistance can be incredibly helpful for these matters of prime importance in an individual's life. When you need to address an issue relating to your marital status, children, financial matters or other vital aspects of your life, quality representation is a must.
At Martin & Wallentine, our Johnson County family law attorneys provide the highest quality legal representation in a wide range of family law matters. These legal issues are of great concern; the outcome of a trial or mediation will affect you for many years into the future. These can include issues such as divorce, child custody, visitation or enforcement of visitation, spousal maintenance, and child support.
There is also a need for skilled legal representation to manage the legal matters surrounding adoption or paternity, as well as when a modification of an existing court order is needed. Some married couples need help with a legal separation, an extremely important matter that must be carefully negotiated.
Why Hire Martin & Wallentine, LLC?
- 24/7 Availability to Talk About Your Case
- Decades of Collective Experience
- Consultation to Get Started
- Track Record of Success
We understand that family law matters are among the most stressful and difficult circumstances you can experience. At Martin & Wallentine, LLC, we strive to minimize the stress and anxiety that comes along with the legal process and instead provide you with the support and guidance you need. We proudly serve our neighbors in Johnson County and throughout Johnson County, KS.
Types of Family Law Cases We Handle
An Johnson County family law attorney who is sensitive to your situation and understands your goals and priorities can work with you in pursuit of a resolution to your problem. Any lawyer you consider should have substantial experience in handling divorce cases in your area. Our experienced Johnson County family law attorneys know what to expect of the judges in your jurisdiction and are able to use this knowledge to your advantage.
Family law covers such subjects as:
- Collaborative Divorce
- Legal Separation
- Property Division
- Spousal Maintenance
- Child Custody
- Child Support
- Fathers' Rights
- Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements
- QDROs - Qualified Domestic Relations Order
- Top 4 Legal Issues in a Divorce
- Premarital Assets that may be divided
- Jurisdictional Issues
Many issues can be settled with minimal involvement. In some cases, however, heavy litigation is required, in which case we will aggressively fight for your rights in the courtroom. We are sensitive to the fact that matters relating to your family are personal issues, and we will always treat you with the utmost respect. We also understand that addressing these issues can be very difficult for you and will seek to make the process as painless as possible.
Family Law Help for A Wide Range of Issues!
The matter of property division or property division when unmarried should be managed by an attorney with a great insight into family law, the court system, and the issue of equitable distribution and individual rights to property. There are cases in which grandparents are unable to see their grandchildren; we can offer legal counsel on grandparent visitation rights.
The quality and experience of your family law attorney can greatly impact the outcome of your case. All of us that are working within the system know how important it is to have high quality legal representation. You want to be fully confident that everything possible will be done to protect your interests, and that your case will be presented persuasively.
Although the state uses formulas for determining issues of property division, visitation and other family law matters, there is often a great benefit in working out the details of your family law matter through negotiation. We are highly skilled in this process, and the outcome is often better. It is impossible for a Judge to fully understand your unique situation; when negotiations are completed prior to the divorce, there is no need for the court to intervene and make decisions for you.
Negotiation or Litigation?
In some cases, this is not possible, as the other party refuses to negotiate or has unreasonable demands and will not compromise. In these cases, litigation is the only solution. In such a case, you will be well served by our legal team; we are trial lawyers and experienced litigators. When we present a case to the court, you can be confident that it will be presented professionally, and has a higher possibility of success. We care about you, your future, your family law issue, and we want to serve you with the highest quality representation.
Uphold Your Rights with Martin & Wallentine, LLC!
We offer a consultation so that we may discuss with you and understand what your goals may be. We then determine how we may be able to help and answer any questions you may have. We represent clients throughout Johnson County, Johnson County, and the greater Kansas City area.
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Contact an Johnson County family law lawyer for assistance with your legal matters relating to your marriage, children and financial agreements. We would love to review your options with you and help you make an educated decision.
Read What Our Former Clients Have Said
"Professional, informative, and vital in working with the prosecutor to secure the most favorable outcome possible".Barb
"Jerry kept in constant contact with us and our son during the case and went the extra mile to plea before the judge outside and inside the courtroom".Joanne from Nebraska