Pascagoula Family Law Attorneys
Family law encompasses most legal issues relating to domestic relations. These include the following:
- Child custody and visitation
- Separation agreements
- Protective orders
Such matters are major life events and often sources of considerable stress or trauma. The family law attorneys at Cumbest, Cumbest, Hunter & McCormick are sensitive to the difficulties clients experience and try to make the experience as worry free as possible.
Avoid potential conflict
Let an experienced, understanding attorney provide the objective perspective needed so you can make the right choices for yourself and your family. Without expert legal advice, your rights and ultimately your family’s well-being may be at stake.
Because each state has laws and procedures governing the legal dissolution of a marriage, divorce, whether contested or uncontested, is best handled by a Mississippi divorce lawyer. The end of a marriage may entail spousal support issues, the division of assets, the obtaining of a protective order, child custody, support, and visitation, and a host of other issues. The dedicated team of expert attorneys at Cumbest, Cumbest, Hunter & McCormick can help clients assess each issue and can work to reach the best outcome for their clients.
Children often require special protection in a divorce proceeding. When deciding custody and visitation rights, the most important consideration is the best interest of the child. Sound legal advice is needed to help the court best decide what are the best interests of the child or children, and who should have legal or physical custody or whether joint custody is best for the child or children.
Estate Planning - Wills and Trusts
Thorough, thoughtful estate planning, including wills and trusts, gives you peace of mind whatever your situation may be.
Have your wishes regarding the disposition of your property and personal assets respected and, at the same time, protect your loved ones by planning for the future, whatever it might hold.
The experienced attorneys at Cumbest, Cumbest, Hunter & McCormick know the Mississippi state laws regarding wills, trusts, and estate planning. They can give you valuable advice about protecting your property and other assets, as well as your loved ones, from public scrutiny, probate, and unnecessary taxes.