Divorce And Family Law: Dealing With Major Life Transitions

Divorce and separation often bring about sweeping life changes. With the end of any long-term relationship, you must address important issues regarding your children, property, finances and lifestyle. The outcome of these decisions will likely affect your day-to-day life for years to come.

Enlist The Help Of A Former Domestic Relations Commissioner

At Robin Simpson Smith, Attorney at Law, we understand the complex legal and emotional layers of family law issues. Our attorney can advise you on all aspects of divorce and separation. Based in Prestonsburg, we work with clients across Eastern Kentucky.

As a former domestic relations commissioner for the 36th judicial circuit, Ms. Smith has firsthand experience handling family law cases from the bench. She understands how judges approach key issues in these cases. As a result, you can expect to receive realistic and upfront guidance rooted in a thorough understanding of Kentucky family law.

Protecting Your Interests In Divorce

There are many components to a divorce case. Our lawyer will work diligently to protect your interests by:

  • Identifying marital and separate property
  • Securing accurate property valuations
  • Pursuing a fair division of marital property
  • Addressing any prenuptial or postnuptial agreements
  • Handling real estate transfers
  • Dealing with issues regarding spousal maintenance (alimony)

We also handle post-divorce modifications involving any aspect of the divorce decree.

Guidance On Other Family Law Issues

In addition to divorce cases, we help clients with:

  • Paternity actions to establish legal fatherhood

  • Adoptions, particularly by stepparents and relatives

  • Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements

Discuss Next Steps

Whether you are facing a relatively straightforward, uncontested divorce or a high-stakes case that may require a lengthy court battle, you can rely on our legal team for dedicated advocacy. Get started by contacting our office at 606-263-1582.