Get Legal Advice From A Serious Divorce Lawyer

Effectively resolving divorce issues in Louisiana typically requires the help of an experienced divorce attorney. Emotions tend to run high, and a truly fair divorce agreement that takes into account present and future circumstances is rarely a foregone conclusion.

At The Law Office of John J. Finckbeiner, we can work closely with you to meet your goals and help you get through what may be the most challenging time of your life.

For a free consultation with a serious Chalmette divorce lawyer, contact us today. We have convenient office locations in the French Quarter of New Orleans and in Chalmette.

Our Divorce Services

If you are going through a divorce, you undoubtedly have a lot weighing on your mind. The Law Office of John J. Finckbeiner can guide you through the legal issues related to your divorce so that you can focus on moving forward with your life. To safeguard your future and that of your family, our law firm can:

  • Review any existing prenuptial agreements
  • Help you resolve child custody and visitation disputes
  • Fight to keep your parental rights intact
  • Negotiate child support and spousal support payments
  • Negotiate the division of property and marital assets
  • Represent you in court if divorce litigation is necessary

Requirements For Divorce In Louisiana

Louisiana law sets a number of basic requirements for spouses seeking a divorce. While you do not necessarily need to establish grounds for a divorce, you must meet the following basic requirements:

  • Either spouse must have been a resident of Louisiana for a year or longer.
  • The divorce petition must be filed in the parish where the spouses last resided together or where either spouse currently resides.
  • Spouses without minor children from the marriage must have lived separately for at least 180 days.
  • Spouses with minor children from the marriage must have lived separately for a year or longer.

If you have questions or concerns about any divorce issue, do not hesitate to contact our office. With us, you get personal attention and sound legal advice from an experienced divorce lawyer.

Schedule A Free Consultation

We offer free initial consultations about divorce matters, and we have two convenient office locations: one in New Orleans and one in Chalmette. Email us or call 504-662-1754 today to speak with a compassionate lawyer about your needs and concerns.