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DIVORCENobody gets married with the plan of getting divorced. That's what makes the entire process so difficult and emotionally draining. A divorce attorney at the Law Office of Emem O. Akpabio, PLLC will make sure you understand everything that's happening in your case. We'll set up a consultation so we can learn more about your situation. You will: Complete an intake form | Tell us about what you're hoping to achieve | Discuss the pros and cons of your case | Discover reasonable expectations for the outcome | Receive a quote for our legal services We work hard to make sure you reach a peaceful place at the end of your relationship. Contact the Law Office of Emem O. Akpabio, PLLC today to schedule a consultation with a divorce attorney in Dallas, Texas. It's important to communicate through your divorce attorney so no new problems occur with your former spouse. We work hard to try to resolve all cases without going to court. Coming to an agreement is a better solution for both parties. An experienced divorce attorney will follow the proper paperwork when a settlement is easy to reach.
CHILD CUSTODYLegal situations involving children are never easy to deal with. They're emotionally draining and stressful for all parties involved. The Law Office of Emem O. Akpabio, PLLC is the child custody attorney you're searching for in Dallas, Texas to help make the process as easy as possible. We work on cases involving all types of family law situations. Contact us to discuss your case that deals with: Child custody | Paternity testing | Child support | Child support modification We'll help you establish paternity so you can set up a visitation schedule. It's important to file the necessary petition with a judge so you can get a hearing concerning the primary residence. Call 214-812-9234 today to schedule a consultation with a child custody attorney in Dallas, TX. Attorney Akpabio is a child support attorney who can look at the income and expenses of your child's other parent to determine the necessary payments expected. You may require a modification if someone's income changes. Learn more about modifying payments by contacting a child support attorney in Dallas, Texas today. CONTACT US
CHILD SUPPORTYOU WANT WHAT'S BEST FOR YOUR CHILDREN. SO SHOULD YOUR ATTORNEY. Regardless of the situation, you do everything you can to look out for your children's best interests. Shouldn't your family lawyer do the same? The Law Office of Emem O. Akpabio, PLLC can help you with a wide range of family law issues, including child support issues. You can trust attorney Emem O. Akpabio to negotiate on your behalf and help you resolve your child support issues. Call 214-812-9234 now to get help from an experienced family lawyer in Dallas, TX about your child support case. Child support involves a series of court-ordered payments to support the life of a child or children. A child has the legal right from birth to receive financial support from both parents, regardless of their relationship. Child support payments usually continue until: - The child or children turn 18 or graduate high school - The child or children get married - The child or children die or become legally emancipated Reach out to attorney Akpabio to learn more about child support laws in Dallas, TX. Parents in the area usually create child support orders by drafting an agreement that's approved by a judge, or by including child support as a factor in their divorce.
ADOPTIONOUR PRIVATE ADOPTION LAWYER WILL HELP YOUR FAMILY GROW When you're interested in providing a better life for an orphaned child or becoming the legal guardian of a stepchild, it's important to talk with a knowledgeable adoption lawyer. The Law Office of Emem O. Akpabio, PLLC works on all types of adoption cases in Dallas, Texas. You need to follow the law so your adoption and guardianship are completely legal. Contact us when you need assistance with: Termination of parental rights | Adoption of a child | Private adoption It's important to try and make the process run as smoothly as possible for everyone involved. Call 214-812-9234 today to schedule a consultation with a private adoption attorney in Dallas, TX. WE'LL WALK YOU THROUGH THE ENTIRE LEGAL PROCESS It's important to understand every step of the legal process from filing the necessary paperwork to having a hearing in front of a judge. An adoption lawyer will provide the support you need through every step. Speak with a private adoption attorney in Dallas, TX about your growing family.
DOMESTIC VIOLENCESERIOUS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CHARGES REQUIRE SERIOUS REPRESENTATION Have you recently been accused of a crime against a family member or spouse? Your future depends on how well you can defend your innocence against the prosecution. Let an experienced family law attorney fight for your rights in Dallas, TX. Contact The Law Office of Emem O. Akpabio, PLLC for dependable family law services. Attorney Akpabio has years of criminal defense experience in the State of Texas. Don't delay. Call 214-812-9234 now to have us start building your case immediately. Any criminal act can be deemed domestic violence if it is carried out against a family member or spouse. While misdemeanor charges range from a fine to up to one year in prison, more serious domestic violence cases must be handled with extreme care. These sentences include: - Felony of the 3rd degree-includes a prison sentence ranging from 2 to 10 years and fines up to $10,000 - Felony of the 2nd degree-includes a prison sentence ranging from 2 to 20 years and fines up to $10,000 - Felony of the 1st degree-includes a prison sentence ranging from 5 years to life and fines up to $10,00
PATERNITY SUITKNOW YOUR RIGHTS IN A PATERNITY SUIT Paternity suits can be an extremely emotional and confusing time. You need an experienced family lawyer to help you navigate the legal process and aggressively defend your rights. Don't go through this alone-speak with The Law Office of Emem O. Akpabio, PLLC in Dallas, TX today. Paternity suits are complicated. Let us guide you through the proceedings and the aftermath. Call us today to receive a free consultation from a family law attorney offering family law services in Dallas, TX. Your family law attorney from the Law Office of Emem O. Akpabio has years of experience with paternity suits. We've handled countless cases with scenarios including: - Husband believes he is not the father of his wife's child - Mother seeks child support from a man she alleges is the child's father - Father wishes to establish paternity so he can obtain visitation rights or custody - Man contesting his identity as the father - Child seeking acknowledgement, support and the change of name - Government agency seeking to enforce payment of child support
MODIFICATIONS & ENFORCEMENTS OF ORDERSHAS A CHANGE IN CIRCUMSTANCES MADE A PREVIOUS COURT ORDER OBSOLETE? Court orders may seem like they're set in stone, but if your situation has recently changed, you're entitled to seek relief and modify previous enforcements. Family law cases may require you to obey visitation, custody or support orders that you can no longer follow. Seek legal counsel and relief from an experienced family law attorney in Dallas, TX. The Law Office of Emem O. Akpabio, PLLC has years of experience working with local judges for modifications and enforcement of orders. We'll ensure your best interests are expressed and fought for in the court of law. Call 214-812-9234 today to speak with a family law attorney in Dallas, TX. NO MATTER THE REASON, WE'LL FIGHT TO UPHOLD YOUR RIGHTS We handle situations involving all types of requests for modification, such as: - Moving or relocation-we'll defend you if you want or need to move away, or if you want to prevent a spouse from moving away with your children - Change in work or employment-promotions, new shifts or new jobs can make current arrangements unmanageable - Loss of job-a decrease in income should also reflect a decrease in required support payments - Needs of a minor-medical, educational, religious and many other reasons can be used to secure a modification of orders for a child
PERSONAL INJURYNeglectful actions is the most widely recognized reason for individual injury claims. The reason for risk under carelessness originates from a singular's disappointments to act with the degree of care that person of customary judiciousness would have practiced under similar conditions. You never expected to get in an accident, and you certainly never expected to get injured the way you did. To help you deal with the emotional, physical and financial results of an accident, turn to the Law Office of Emem O. Akpabio, PLLC. We offer comprehensive personal injury law services in Dallas, TX and beyond. No matter the kind of personal injury you're suffering from, you can trust attorney Emem O. Akpabio to fight aggressively for your due compensation. Individual injury cases can emerge from hurt done to the body. For instance: -Auto collisions -Work environment mishaps
IMMIGRATIONThe Law Office of Emem O. Akpabio, PLLC will provide assistance in all areas of immigration and nationality law. We will work with you and your business to accomplish your goals. We handle the following types of issues: Citizenship | Adjustment of Status | Naturalization | Petition for Alien Wife/Fiancée | Renewals of Immigrant Documents There are many people who chase the American dream but lack the proper documentation to achieve their goals. Attorney Emem will work hand in hand with individuals or families who are looking to achieve a green card and wish to live in the United States. Hire an experienced family immigration attorney in Dallas, TX today. Contact attorney Emem to learn everything you need to know about obtaining a green card or naturalization today. Many people who already have a green card seek a change in their green card status. The Law Office of Emem O. Akpabio will work closely with you to petitioning the new green car status that you seek. The Law Office of Emem O. Akpabio will work with the following types of immigration cases: Those who seek naturalization Petition for a family member Visa or Green card by marriage Visa or Green Card renewal or extension
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