The family law attorneys at Dominick, Feld, Hyde have extensive experience representing parties in complex financial situations affected by divorce or separation and represent a variety of witnesses and children in domestic disputes. Our family law attorneys represent clients in the settlement and litigation of domestic proceedings for divorce, legal separation, modification, adoption, and enforcement actions. We utilize attorneys in our tax, real estate, business planning, and other areas in resolving such issues for our clients.
The services offered by our family law attorneys include disputes involving:
Pre and post nuptial agreements are prepared for our clients on a regular basis. These agreements address issues surrounding both divorce and death, as they relate to property, alimony, family and businesses. These agreements are a joint effort between the domestic, tax and estate lawyers.
The family law practice includes private and non-private adoptions of children both in state and from around the world.
A substantial portion of the practice involves the mediation of matrimonial and family law disputes including divorces, modification of decrees, custody disputes, and resolution of continuing family conflicts. In addition to training in civil litigation mediation and domestic law mediation, our domestic lawyers are trained in resolving domestic violence through mediation.
Our family law attorneys are also involved in formulating and drafting proposed legislation and working closely with the courts to recommend changes in practice and procedure in the areas of family law, adoption and mediation. Our family law attorneys also participate in Continuing Legal Education presentations.