Family Law

Family Law Are you considering divorce or separation from your partner but dread the thought of a messy, contentious court battle? Are you and your partner able to communicate in an open, honest way to decide the terms of your divorce? Do you want to avoid spending 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 family law attorney in the Bangor, Maine area is an essential first step in reducing the stress of divorce. You want to feel comfortable with and confident in the attorney you select. The relationship you have with your family law 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 you and the attorney you select to represent you in this critical, personal legal matter are the right match. Read more…

Family Law We offer Guardian ad litem services in family matter cases when parents cannot resolve issues regarding the care and custody of their children. A Guardian ad litem is appointed by the Judge or Magistrate at the parents’ request 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 children’s best interests. 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. Sometimes, circumstances are beyond our control when someone we love requires more than we can legally protect them from their circumstances. It may be a young person who does not have responsible parents or an adult suffering from illness or advanced age. Read more…