Toledo Family Law

Toledo Family Law Attorney

Focused on Finding the Right Solution for You

You may not know where to turn if you need a lawyer to assist with your family-related legal disputes. With so many family law firms offering representation, how do you choose the right one?

At Smith & Smith Law Office, LLC, we are confident that we can properly resolve your legal matter and help you find your way forward to a brighter future. Not only do we offer legal guidance and representation on a wide range of family law situations, but we also take the time to get to know our clients and provide services tailored to their unique needs. When working with our Toledo family law attorneys, you are more than just another case number – we treat you like members of our own family. 

Our Toledo family law attorneys are eager to hear your story and discuss how we can resolve the case together. Contact us online or call (419) 842-4629 now to get started.

Our Experience in Family Law Matters

Since 1999, Smith & Smith Law Office, LLC has worked in Toledo and surrounding communities, providing legal guidance and support to clients throughout the area. Our team of skilled lawyers boasts years of collective experience. We are ready to utilize all we know to help you resolve your legal issues. 

We offer legal solutions in a range of family law areas, including:

  • Divorce Proceedings: Navigating a divorce can be a complex and emotional process. We're here to assist you through every step of your divorce journey, from filing the initial paperwork to reaching a fair settlement or representing you in court. We aim to make this process as smooth as possible, protecting your rights and interests.
  • Child Support Cases: Matters of child support can be contentious. Whether you're the one seeking support or expected to provide it, we're committed to defending your rights and interests. We will work diligently to arrive at an arrangement that is fair and takes into account the best interests of the child.
  • Child Custody Disputes: Emotions can run high in child custody disputes. Our role is safeguarding your parental rights and ensuring you maintain sufficient contact with your child. We strive to help you achieve a custody agreement serving your child's best interest while preserving parental rights.
  • Marital Contracts: Marital contracts, such as pre-nuptial or post-nuptial agreements, can provide clarity and security in a marriage. If you're considering such an agreement, we'll ensure it's equitable, thorough, and legally sound, protecting your rights and assets.
  • Spousal Support and Alimony: Issues of spousal support and alimony can be complex. Our Lucas County family lawyers are adept at negotiating balanced alimony agreements to prevent overpayment or insufficient support. We ensure that any agreement reached is just and sustainable.
  • Collaborative Law: A collaborative approach can simplify divorce proceedings. This approach may suit you best if you and your spouse can reach a consensus on most divorce terms. We facilitate open, respectful communication to negotiate mutually agreeable resolutions.
  • Mediation Services: Mediation can often lead to more harmonious outcomes. We prioritize helping clients resolve their disputes through mediation before considering litigation. Our skilled mediators can guide the conversation and help all parties find common ground.
  • Paternity Cases: Establishing paternity can have significant legal implications. Smith & Smith Law Office, LLC represents both mothers and alleged fathers in these cases. We help navigate the legal complexities to establish or challenge paternity claims.
  • Adoption and Guardianship: The process of adoption or formalizing guardianship can be lengthy and complex. From starting the adoption process to formalizing an existing relationship, we're here to guide you. We ensure all legal requirements are met, making the transition as seamless as possible.

At Smith & Smith Law Office, LLC, our dedicated team is ready to provide you with the necessary guidance and support for your unique family law matter. We're committed to understanding your needs and working diligently towards the best possible outcome for you and your family. We believe in offering personalized solutions and maintaining open communication throughout the legal process. Trust us to be your advocates during this challenging time.

For more information about family law solutions provided by our Toledo family law attorneys, don't hesitate to contact us at (419) 842-4629.

Why You Need a Family Law Attorney in Toledo, OH

Family law issues can be complex, emotional, and overwhelming. From divorce proceedings to child custody battles, family law legal matters often involve high stakes and require careful navigation, which is why having a skilled family law attorney on your side is crucial. 

A family law attorney provides numerous benefits, including:

  • Knowledge of Family Law: Family law is a specialized field that involves various legal rules and regulations. An experienced family law attorney understands the intricate details of these laws and can guide you through the process.
  • Objective Advice: It's easy to make decisions based on emotions rather than facts during emotionally-charged situations like divorce or custody disputes. A family law attorney can provide objective advice, helping you make informed decisions.
  • Experience with Court Procedures: Navigating the courtroom can be daunting. A family law attorney is familiar with court procedures and can ensure all paperwork is correctly filed, and deadlines are met.
  • Negotiation Skills: Often, negotiations can resolve family law matters outside the courtroom. An attorney with strong negotiation skills can help you reach a fair agreement.
  • Peace of Mind: Having a family law attorney handle your case can offer peace of mind. You can rest assured that a professional is working hard to protect your rights and interests.

A family law attorney has expansive knowledge of legal statutes and guidelines. Our Toledo family law attorneys can help you understand your rights and options, ensuring you are well-informed and ready to take charge in your unique situation. Whether you're going through a divorce, negotiating child custody, or dealing with any other family-related legal matter, you can trust our team to advocate for your best interests. Don't let the complexities of the legal system overwhelm you. Our experienced attorneys are ready to provide you with the legal guidance and support you need. 

Reach out to Smith & Smith Law Office, LLC today, and let us stand by your side through this challenging time. If you live in or around Toledo, call Smith & Smith Law Office, LLC at (419) 842-4629 today to schedule a consultation.

Why Choose Smith & Smith Law Office, LLC?

  • Free Phone Consultations
  • Committed to a 24 Hour Response Time
  • Exclusively Practicing Family Law
  • Put a Fierce Advocate On Your Side
  • Affordable Financing Available
  • Offering Alternative Options to Divorce

Get to Know Us Through the Eyes of Our Clients

    "She was an amazing lawyer"
    She was an amazing lawyer She Answered every question I had. Delivered excellency service and even helped me get everything I needed. If I ever have another problem I know who I am going to call!
    - Gary R.
    "Can not thank her enough"
    Christine is a life saver. She took what I thought was the end of my life and the system screwing me over to giving me my life back. She is my forever lawyer. Can not thank her enough
    - Joshua R.
    "If you’re looking for representation who is professional and thorough, this is the place!"
    If you’re looking for representation who is professional and thorough, this is the place. Christine’s knowledge is outstanding, she is someone who is compassionate and caring for all her clients! She took the time in listening to all my needs and trust her 100% of the way. If you’re ever stuck in a difficult situation for child support and child custody, she’s the person you want on your side helping you fight the battle.
    - Former Client
    "Christine was confident, had some great strategies of how we could fight this and really made me feel hope again."
    I spoke with Christine today regarding my divorce case that my previous attorney mishandled. After talking to over a dozen lawyers to try to find someone to help combat the mess I'm in, Christine was confident, had some great strategies of how we could fight this and really made me feel hope again. I am looking forward to working with her, I feel she will do a very good job handling my case and will fight for me.
    - Amanda B.
    "Christine has been absolutely amazing to work with in an especially difficult time."
    Christine has been absolutely amazing to work with in an especially difficult time. I am thankful for her knowledge and experience! I would highly recommend her!
    - Maggie W.
    "Definitely changed my life for the better."
    She is amazing. I went to her with a super complex case and she got me exactly what I wanted. Definitely changed my life for the better.
    - Gregory R.
    "Truly trustworthy and honest"
    Being new to Toledo and new to any kind of court issues, I was super nervous about getting a lawyer and finding someone I could trust. From the very first call I was sold. Misty and Christine both were extremely friendly, caring and even more important, upfront about what to expect. They didn't push me to make any decisions I wasnt comfortable with. I didn't have to sacrifice my life savings and they made things so easy for me (and actually even my now exhusband as well). I feel like if I had needed anything more than I did, they would have continued to go above and beyond. Truly trustworthy and honest. If you need someone in your corner this is the place go to. Thank you for helping me gain my freedom back!
    - Princess Arielle
    "If you need a family lawyer this is who you call"
    Amazing family-owned business, if you need a family lawyer this is who you call. Thank you so much for going above and beyond.
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