Divorce and Family Law Firm in Arizona
Daly Law Firm, PLLC1 East Washington Street
Phoenix, Arizona 85004
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Law Firm Overview FREE CONSULTATIONDaly Law Firm, PLLC is an experienced, dedicated law firm located in Arizona. At my firm, I personally represent clients through the greater Phoenix and Scottsdale area of Arizona for all family law cases, including divorce, child support and custody, and marital property division. I also offer my clients experienced legal support for civil and business matters, including personal or business bankruptcy, employment law, and contract issues. Obtaining the best representation requires a broad spectrum of legal knowledge and a sharp focus on solving your particular legal problem.
My clients receive the utmost attention and compassion when they arrive seeking legal advice. Together, we discuss and construct a comprehensive legal strategy that addresses both the needs of the client and the best legal options available in each case. Divorce and family law often involves highly emotional issues that can cloud the judgment needed to obtain the best possible result. As your attorney, my job is to see through the fog of emotion and provide you an objective, clear analysis of your legal situation. Whether you're dealing with divorce, child custody or guardianship you can count on me to diligently work toward effectively reaching the goals of your case.
As a resident of the Valley of the Sun for over 25 years, I have a deep commitment to keeping the community strong. I do this by providing all of my clients with a highly personal legal service. While large law firms provide a wide array of resources, clients often find that a small law firm allows them an opportunity to communicate directly with the attorney involved in their case whenever needed. I realize the importance of clear and open communication and stay connected with my clients through phone or e-mail. With offices conveniently located in both Phoenix and Scottsdale, I can offer clients throughout the area easy access to in-office visits throughout the business week.
Areas of Law
Additional Areas of Law: Protective Orders; Temporary Orders; Unmarried Parents; Termination / Dependency; Annuities; False Accusations of Violence; Guardianship; Asset Division; Debt Division; Equitable Distribution; Complex Property Division; Military Divorce; Complex Divorce Litigation; Annulments; Modification & Enforcement; Retirement and Employment Benefits; Wage and Hour Disputes; EEOC Claims; Retaliation; Family Medical Leave Act; Chapter 7 Bankruptcy; Chapter 13 Bankruptcy; Chapter 11 Bankruptcy.
Areas of Law Description
Our practice includes:
- Family Law
A family law attorney can assist you with issues such as divorce, child custody, marital property division and prenuptial agreements. At the Daly Law Firm, we are familiar with the local courts in Phoenix and Scottsdale, and our lawyer has the skills to guide you through your individual case.
There are many different legal issues that come up in divorces. It is important to hire an Arizona lawyer familiar with divorce proceedings to represent you in your divorce case. The lawyer at the Daly Law Firm can help you with uncontested divorce, contested divorce, temporary orders, divorce mediation and military divorce.
- Marital Property Division
During marriage, couples property is characterized as separate property or community property. Separate property is the property that you individually owned before the marriage and community property is the property you owned jointly as a married couple. When a couple is getting divorced, it is important to identify the separate property and the community property to ensure a just and equitable property division.
- Child Custody
Child custody is a very contentious issue in most divorce proceedings. Doug Daly knows that arranging child custody can be difficult so he treats his clients with compassion and pays attention to all their concerns. The Daly Law Firm can assist clients with their child custody questions involving joint custody, sole custody, parental rights, fatherís rights, motherís rights, grandparentís rights, unmarried parents, termination/dependency and guardianship.
- Child Support
The child support guidelines in Arizona are detailed and complex. At the Daly Law Firm, we handle a wide variety of child support matters in Maricopa County. Working through the details of child support is not easy, but we are prepared to answer your questions and guide you through the process.
A child is entitled to spend quality time with both parents after a divorce. As parents, the right to see and spend time with your children is the one of the most important parental rights. You deserve to have an influence on your childís life even after a divorce from your spouse. The Daly Law Firm will work to ensure that your visitation rights are protected.
- Spousal Maintenance
Alimony and spousal maintenance can be burdensome for most people. The marriage is over, yet you still have to support your ex-spouse? It is a burdensome thought that you will have to continue to support someone that is out of your life. For the person receiving spousal maintenance there is uncertainty as well because the ex-spouse is unsure about how long the alimony will continue. The Daly Firm understands the frustrations of both parties and is experienced enough to help.
- Prenuptial Agreements
The purpose of prenuptial agreements is to maintain individual ownership of property and assets. Some people use the prenuptial agreement as a way to divide assets in case of a divorce. Even though a prenup is not the most romantic thing, it is still a helpful tool that can enhance the understanding in a marriage. The Daly Firm is available to assist clients draft their prenuptial agreements.
A paternity action can be brought by either a man or a woman to legally establish the rights and responsibilities of the childís father. It is important that paternity of children is established early on to avoid confusion years later. Some fathers have had to pay back child support because they did not know about a biological child. On the other hand some fathers have paid child support for children that are not biologically their own for years. Talk to a lawyer at the Daly Law Firm if there is a question of paternity so that the matter can be resolved.
The Arizona family court allows parties to modify court orders providing there is a significant change in circumstances. Parties can go back to court and modify a number of court orders that pertain to: Child Custody Modification; Child Support Modification; Visitation Schedule Modification; and Spousal Maintenance Modification. It highly suggested that you obtain legal representation to modify court orders. The family court usually requires substantial evidence to change court orders after a divorce or custody arrangement is finalized.
The Arizona family court has a number of ways to enforce court orders. In family law disputes court orders are essential to make sure the parties honor the agreements. The most common types of enforcement deal with: Child Support Enforcement; Child Custody Enforcement; Child Support Enforcement; Visitation Enforcement; and Property Division Enforcement.
- Domestic Violence
If you are in an abusive relationship, then it is important to seek protection. You have civil and criminal remedies to ensure your safety and the safety of your loved ones. It would be helpful to talk to a lawyer about your options. The Daly Law Firm can give you advice about the following domestic violence matters: Victims of Spousal Abuse; Child Abuse; Protective Orders; and False Accusations of Violence
- Civil Litigation
Civil litigation allows you to form and protect your business, property and assets. Whether you have are creating a business plan, dealing with management of day-to-day operations or preparing to litigate a contract dispute, the Daly Law Firm can help work out your business needs.
At the Daly Law Firm, Doug Daly helps people survive a financial crisis by analyzing their debt and assets to determining whether bankruptcy will be the best option. For individuals in Phoenix, Scottsdale and throughout Maricopa County, bankruptcy attorney Doug Daly helps his clients determine which type of solutions is available, including: Chapter 7, Chapter 13, Chapter 11, Debt and Mortgage Renegotiation.
- Employment Law
If you are the victim of workplace discrimination or harassment resulting in a hostile work environment or wrongful termination, the Daly Law Firm can help choose the best legal option available to you. We represent clients in the following employment related cases including: Wrongful termination; Sexual harassment/hostile work environment; Discrimination/retaliation; Family medical leave act; Unemployment benefits/cobra; Wage and hour disputes; and EEOC claims.
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