Family Law

familylaw Do you need advice about a decision that will affect your family’s future or are you faced with a family law crisis? Either way, you need to contact an experienced family law attorney at Grayson & Grayson. Whether it’s divorce, paternity, child custody, visitation, child support, modifications of child custody or child support, grandparent rights, minor guardianships, adoption, or investigation by the Department of Family Services, it is important that you talk with an experienced family law attorney as early as possible to have your questions answered and to receive sound legal advice. At Grayson & Grayson, we have attorneys experienced in successfully handling all of these family law issues throughout the State of Missouri. The sooner you have a family law attorney from Grayson & Grayson on your side, the sooner your rights can be protected and your goals can be achieved.

Divorce Attorneys – (573) 635-0308

Grayson & Grayson has experienced and dedicated divorce attorneys ready to tackle the complex and emotional issues that exist in divorce cases. Even the simplest uncontested divorce can quickly become a mess. If you do not have the experience and knowledge of Grayson & Grayson on your side to answer your questions and give you sound advice, you could have the rug pulled out from under you. Whether its property or debt to be divided, maintenance or child support obligations or the custody of your children, Grayson & Grayson has the experience to protect your interests and achieve your goals.

Paternity Attorneys – (573) 635-0308

Are you and your child’s other parent married? If not, your parental rights may be at risk. Perhaps you and your child’s other parent have been getting along and sharing the parenting time and responsibilities for you child without any problems but have no court order declaring the child’s paternity, or setting forth a schedule for child custody, visitation or child support; this can lead to a crisis should the other parent decide to interfere with your relationship with your child. At Grayson & Grayson, we encourage all parents who are not married to their child’s other parent and have no court order declaring paternity, child custody, visitation, and child support to seek our legal consultation regarding their rights. It is important to have your questions answered and receive sound legal advice so these issues can be settled before you find yourself losing valuable time with your child. Grayson & Grayson has assisted parents across the State of Missouri in protecting their parental rights and the child’s best interests in paternity cases.

Child Custody Attorneys – (573) 635-0308

Child custody cases are often referred to as “custody battles” because a parent’s emotions run high when their children are involved. That is why Grayson & Grayson has experience and professional attorneys, who have children themselves, dedicated to handling your custody issues, helping protect your rights, and accomplish your goals in the best interest of your child(ren). Grayson & Grayson has successfully represented parents and children in child custody cases throughout Missouri.

Child Support Attorneys – (573) 635-0308

Despite what many people think, there is no correlation between your rights of child custody and your obligation of child support. You may be required to pay child support or entitled to child support whether or not child custody has been ordered and whether or not you are sharing custody of your child with their other parent. Calculation of child support has been established by the Missouri Supreme Court Rule 88.01, and Form 14 and can be confusing to say the least. It is important to seek sound legal advice from experienced attorneys at Grayson & Grayson to ensure your rights are protected when it comes to child support issues. There are many factors considered when determining a parent’s amount of child support, and the attorneys at Grayson & Grayson can help you understand the calculation of child support and how to make sure your child’s needs are met.

Adoption Attorneys – (573) 635-0308

Adoptions can come in many forms. Whether you are going through an agency, private placement, Department of Family Services or a step parent, the adoption process requires much attention to detail and you need strong, experienced attorneys on your side. Attorneys at Grayson & Grayson have the knowledge and experience necessary to answer all of your questions and give you sound advice during the adoption process to make sure your interests are protected and your goals are achieved.