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Missouri Divorce Lawyer List
Includes: Alimony & Spousal Support


David  Betz Lawyer

David Betz

VERIFIED
Saint Louis Divorce Lawyer

The Betz Law Firm was founded in 2012 by its principal partner, David Betz as the natural progression of his years of experience in family law matters... (more)

Anne Virginia Kiske Lawyer

Anne Virginia Kiske

VERIFIED
Kansas City Divorce Lawyer
We offer services in family law, divorce, child custody, probate, estate planning and traffic

At the Kiske Law Office, LLC, I am responsible for child custody cases, child abuse cases, divorces, paternities, guardianships, and traffic matters, ... (more)

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800-895-7490

Tiffany Anne Green Hytrek Lawyer

Tiffany Anne Green Hytrek

VERIFIED
Saint Louis Divorce Lawyer

Attorney Tiffany A. Hytrek dedicates her practice to family law and domestic relations matters in several counties in the State of Missouri. Practice ... (more)

Christopher M. Boedefeld

Administrative Law, Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Children's Rights
Status:  In Good Standing           

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Thomas M. Lang

Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Dispute Resolution, Animal Bite, Arbitration
Status:  In Good Standing           

Tamara A. Veit

Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Farms, Divorce
Status:  In Good Standing           

David M. Slaby

Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Animal Bite, Criminal, Child Support
Status:  In Good Standing           

Bruce E. Friedman

Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Farms, Divorce, Domestic Violence & Neglect
Status:  In Good Standing           

Craig Dale Ritchie

Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Farms, Divorce
Status:  In Good Standing           

David P Kimminau

Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Collaborative Law, Farms, Divorce
Status:  In Good Standing           

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LEGAL TERMS

STEPPARENT ADOPTION

The formal, legal adoption of a child by a stepparent who is living with a legal parent. Most states have special provisions making stepparent adoptions relativ... (more...)
The formal, legal adoption of a child by a stepparent who is living with a legal parent. Most states have special provisions making stepparent adoptions relatively easy if the child's noncustodial parent gives consent, is dead or missing, or has abandoned the child.

HOME STUDY

An investigation of prospective adoptive parents to make sure they are fit to raise a child, required by all states. Common areas of inquiry include financial s... (more...)
An investigation of prospective adoptive parents to make sure they are fit to raise a child, required by all states. Common areas of inquiry include financial stability, marital stability, lifestyles and other social factors, physical and mental health and criminal history.

FAMILY COURT

A separate court, or more likely a separate division of the regular state trial court, that considers only cases involving divorce (dissolution of marriage), ch... (more...)
A separate court, or more likely a separate division of the regular state trial court, that considers only cases involving divorce (dissolution of marriage), child custody and support, guardianship, adoption, and other cases having to do with family-related issues, including the issuance of restraining orders in domestic violence cases.

COMMON LAW MARRIAGE

In some states, a type of marriage in which couples can become legally married by living together for a long period of time, representing themselves as a marrie... (more...)
In some states, a type of marriage in which couples can become legally married by living together for a long period of time, representing themselves as a married couple and intending to be married. Contrary to popular belief, the couple must intend to be married and act as though they are for a common law marriage to take effect -- merely living together for a long time won't do it.

PETITIONER

A person who initiates a lawsuit. A synonym for plaintiff, used almost universally in some states and in others for certain types of lawsuits, most commonly div... (more...)
A person who initiates a lawsuit. A synonym for plaintiff, used almost universally in some states and in others for certain types of lawsuits, most commonly divorce and other family law cases.

UNCONTESTED DIVORCE

A divorce automatically granted by a court when the spouse who is served with a summons and complaint for divorce fails to file a formal response with the court... (more...)
A divorce automatically granted by a court when the spouse who is served with a summons and complaint for divorce fails to file a formal response with the court. Many divorces proceed this way when the spouses have worked everything out and there's no reason for both to go to court -- and pay the court costs.

MARITAL SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT

See divorce agreement.

FMLA

See Family and Medical Leave Act.

CENSUS

An official count of the number of people living in a certain area, such as a district, city, county, state, or nation. The United States Constitution requires ... (more...)
An official count of the number of people living in a certain area, such as a district, city, county, state, or nation. The United States Constitution requires the federal government to perform a national census every ten years. The census includes information about the respondents' sex, age, family, and social and economic status.

SAMPLE LEGAL CASES

Warlop v. Warlop

... During divorce proceedings, it was shown that the child was not Husband's natural child. Outside of the divorce proceedings, Husband and Wife signed a "Parenting Plan" allowing Husband to visit the child. Following the divorce ...

Smith v. Kintz

... Further, as adduced at the divorce trial, [Relator] is a savvy business man with no less than six businesses, five rental properties and a timeshare and four vehicles. Evidence adduced at the divorce trial displayed his extensive use of attorneys in his holdings and otherwise. . . . ...

In re Estate of Olsen

... husband. Prior to his death, Joseph Olsen (Husband) and Jessie Ann Olsen (Wife) separated and Husband filed a petition seeking a divorce. ... agreement"). Husband died intestate in a vehicular accident before the divorce became final. ...