Family Law

Family Law Are you considering divorce or separation from your partner but dread the thought of a messy and contentious court battle? Are you and your partner able to communicate in an open and honest way in order to decide the terms of your divorce? Do you want to avoid spending many thousands of dollars on a drawn-out contested court hearing? Do you both still honestly care about one another and want to treat each other with respect, integrity and kindness during and after your divorce or separation? Read more…

Finding the right divorce attorney in the Bangor Maine area is an important first step in reducing the stress of divorce. You want to feel comfortable with and confident in the attorney you select. The relationship that you have with your divorce or parental rights attorney is hopefully short-term, but intense. You should feel free to interview a couple of attorneys before making your selection. Although initial consultations typically are not free of charge, it is worth spending the time and money to ensure that you and the attorney you select to represent you in this very important and personal legal matter are the right match. Read more…

Family Law We offer Guardian ad litem services in family matter cases when parents are unable to resolve issues regarding the care and custody of their children. A Guardian ad litem is appointed by the Judge or Magistrate at the request of one or both of the parents, and is paid for by the parents. Our rostered Guardian ad litem (GAL) attorneys will work diligently to investigate and make recommendations to the Court that are in the best interests of the children. Read more…

Love moves us to take care of our family members. We will do what it takes to see that they have whatever they need – physically, emotionally, and financially. But sometimes circumstances are beyond our control, when someone we love needs more than we can legally do to protect them from their circumstances. It may be a young person who does not have responsible parents or an adult who is suffering with illness or advanced age. Read more…