Divorce is an extremely stressful event. We understand the uncertainty and fear that can be produced. We appreciate the trust and confidence you put in your lawyer to help you through. Let us help you reach a well-reasoned plan to ultimate resolution.
Various forms of alimony are available in Tennessee for a spouse who is unable to support him or herself or needs assistance. The type, amount, and length of time will vary with each case. We can assist you with determining what support, if any, is appropriate in your situation.
Prenuptial (Antenuptial), Postnuptial and Cohabitation Agreements
Agreements which are contracts can be entered into between people before or after a marriage or before living together. The terms of the arrangements for life together are of critical importance. We can discuss all your major and minor concerns and more as you plan your future.
Not all family law matters can be resolved without the court's assistance. It is imperative in court that your lawyer is well-prepared, well-reasoned, well-spoken, and understands your desired results. We pride ourselves as a professional and respected member of the Courts of Middle Tennessee.
Sometimes, children are born and the issue of whom the parents are can be unclear. Not only are there biological parents but others may have rights and obligations as well. Parenting time and child support is affected by the determination. If you have a question about parentage, we can help.
Domestic Violence and Orders of Protection
There are civil and criminal penalties for domestic violence. Orders of Protection, restraining orders, and criminal warrants may be obtained. In some situations, these remedies are necessary.