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Family law cases are often heart-wrenching matters that take a huge emotional toll on the parties involved and their extended families. At Twyford Law Office, our Bellevue family lawyers are experienced and determined to provide you with the helpful, sound counsel you need throughout these matters.

Why Trust Twyford Law Offices With Your Bellevue Family Law Case?

Whether you need help with divorce, child custody, paternity, the Department of Human Services, or any other related issues, Twyford Law Office can assist you. Our Bellevue family law attorneys are:

  • Compassionate and empathetic;
  • Experienced and aggressive; and
  • Successful and proven.

You can count on Twyford Law Office for access to sound family law advice tailored to your needs. Call our office to discuss your situation with one of our family law attorneys.

How Can a Bellevue Family Law Attorney Help?

At Twyford Law Office, we want you to understand your rights. During a divorce, these can include rights to property division, child support, alimony, and child custody. Our family lawyers protect and defend these rights throughout a settlement or in a trial before the court.

In child custody matters, we ensure you are protected as a parent and have access to your child during or after a divorce, separation, or paternity action. Regardless of which child custody issue you are facing, we have decades of experience helping clients in similar situations.

At Twyford Law Office, we understand that these situations are upsetting and confusing. That is why we do the following:

  • Provide you with the information you need to understand your situation;
  • Explain the law thoroughly as it impacts you; and
  • Stand beside you from the very beginning to the end of your case to answer your questions and keep you updated regarding any changes in your case.

Call Twyford Law Office and schedule a confidential consultation to have your questions and concerns addressed by a seasoned family law attorney in Bellevue, WA.

Types of Family Law Cases We Handle

When most people think of family law, divorce and separation immediately come to mind. However, family law is a general category encompassing many facets of law, including but not limited to the following:

  • Dissolution of marriage. Washington is a no-fault divorce state. This means a marriage only needs to be “irretrievably broken” for a divorce to take place;
  • Legal separation. These are instances where married parties are separated but remain married;
  • Collaborative law/mediation/arbitration. All of these are alternatives to a traditional divorce trial;
  • Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. These are agreements that spell out division of property and debts in the event of a divorce;
  • Paternity. Unmarried parents establish fathers’ rights and responsibilities in paternity cases;
  • Guardianships. Guardianships are a means to protect those who are legally incapacitated and unable to care for themselves fully;
  • Adoption. Adoption can be a lengthy process and require a thorough examination of the adopting family;
  • Child support. Child support can be an initial case or modification and arise from a divorce, paternity, or DSHS case;
  • Child custody. Washington requires a parenting plan for divorcing parents specifying custody and visitation schedules;
  • Military divorce. Military divorce has special provisions that apply only to service members;
  • Orders of protection. Although criminal in nature, orders of protection fall under the realm of family law.

Contact an Experienced Family Lawyer in Bellevue, WA

If you need help with any of the above family matters or another family law issue, contact the experienced Bellevue family law attorneys at Twyford Law Office. We are a full-service family law firm prepared to fight and defend your rights.

Call our law office at (509) 327-0777 or contact us online to speak with an experienced family lawyer. We want to help you and your family.