Are divorce law and family law the same thing?

Divorce and Family Law

Question: "Are divorce law and family law the same thing?"      

 

No. Divorce law pertains to divorces only. Family law encompasses divorces and other family law matters like custody, child support, and adoptions. If you are facing a separation, knowing this distinction is important when searching for an attorney that best suits your needs. If you have any questions about choosing a divorce or family law attorney, please contact us.