Family law, also referred to as matrimonial law, is an area of law that focuses on matters relating to marriage and children. Family law lawyers assist their clients with numerous issues including divorce, child custody, child support, spousal support and distribution of marital assets.
This research guide contains relevant statutes, rules, forms, secondary sources and case law relating to the matters of child custody, child support, alimony, imputation of income, marital and nonmarital property, and equitable distribution.
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