Family Law


Family law is an area of the law that deals with family-related matters and domestic relations, including:

  • marriage, civil unions, and domestic partnerships
  • adoption and surrogacy
  • child abuse and child abduction
  • the termination of relationships and ancillary matters, including divorce, annulment, property settlements, alimony, child custody and visitation, child support and alimony awards.
  • juvenile adjudication
  • paternity testing and paternity fraud

This list is not exhaustive and varies depending on jurisdiction. In many jurisdictions in the United States, the family courts see the most crowded dockets. Litigants representative of all social and economic classes are parties within the system.

No matter which issue you are facing within your family, the Law Offices of Douglas C. Anton, Esq. is determined to help guide you through your process.

Please see Divorce, Guardianship and Conservatorship, Estate Planning, Wills, Estates and Trusts for more information or contact the Law Offices of Douglas C. Anton, Esq for a case evaluation and to schedule an appointment.

Areas of Practice


The Law Offices of Douglas C. Anton, Esq. offers clients his wealth of legal experience, advice, and representation in a wide variety of areas, including, but not limited to, the following:


  • Criminal Defense

  • Entertainment Law

  • Sports Law

  • DUI/DWI

  • Civil Law

  • Family Law

  • Corporate Counsel

  • Immigration Law


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