16 Search Results for modification

January 22, 2011 at 5:13 pm

How Can I Get My Children’s Parenting Plan Modified?

...rent (de facto) plan continuously, and voluntarily, for six months; c. The modification constitutes a “minor modification” of the plan; d. When modification is necessary to accommodate the reasonable and firm preferences of a child who has attained the age of 14; and e. Modification can be granted when the other parent has made repeated filings of fraudulent reports of domestic violence or child abuse. There is also case law that one parent’s with...

March 15, 2014 at 1:50 pm

Modifications/Contempt

...It will not hold up in court. Unless and until you file for a post-divorce modification, you will continue to owe the original amount of child support. Because requests for modifications require strict compliance with West Virginia statues, they should not be sought without the assistance of an experienced lawyer. I am family law attorney J. Burton Hunter, III. From my office in Buckhannon, West Virginia, I help clients modify court orders to refl...

March 15, 2014 at 1:50 pm

Domestic Violence

...r if there are disputes over custody, I can help you file for divorce or a modification of custody, for example. I can help the alleged abuser get into a substance abuse or anger management program. Call Toll Free 304-472-7477 Use the domestic violence hearing and initial meeting as a launching pad to move toward a long-term solution that will stop the violence. To learn more about how an experienced lawyer can help, please contact my law office i...

September 27, 2017 at 7:10 pm

Tying Together “Unbundling” of Legal Services

...osition yourself for that adoption, or to lay the grounds for that custody modification. And, if the only weapon you have is a pocket knife, wouldn’t you rather have that than nothing when chaos comes knocking? Burton Hunter is ACCESSIBLE; he’s easy to talk with; he’s articulate, funny, and filled with 46 years of anecdotes, examples, war stories, and “what if” scenarios. He may eventually quote a much larger retainer, but you will know why, what...

July 27, 2014 at 6:15 pm

My Areas of Legal and Geographical Practice

...ding retirement assets and real estate. e. Alimony and Spousal support; f. Modification of Court Orders. g. Relocation disputes, to other counties, states, and countries; and h. Contempt matters. 4. Mediation. I represent parties in mediation involving any of the areas listed above, and I will conduct mediation as a court trained and certified mediator in any of these areas. I love to mediate disputes. We do not do workers compensation, unemployme...

January 1, 2013 at 11:10 pm

2013 New Year Resolutions

...nue to offer full services to our family law, adoption, custody, contempt, modification, grandparent rights, civil law, and mediation areas of practice. 17. Although we settled several excellent cases at the end of the year, we have challenges of some that may go to trial. Their outcome with definitely impact or success and “bottom line” for the year 2013. As I approach “retirement age”, I will not be retiring, SO it must be a balance of health, f...

March 6, 2011 at 2:34 pm

Rehabilitative Spousal Support – The WV Statute

...whether a substantial change of circumstances exists which would warrant a modification of a rehabilitative spousal support award, the court may consider a reassessment of the dependent spouse’s potential work skills and the availability of a relevant job market, the dependent spouse’s age, health and skills, the dependent spouse’s ability or inability to meet the terms of the rehabilitative plan and other relevant factors as provided for in secti...

January 24, 2016 at 2:56 pm

Products and Services

...Our Services Trial Representation Personal injury claims and trials. Mediation as part of the litigation. Family law conflicts of all kinds, divorce, custody, paternity, allocation of parental rights, contempt, child support, adoption, modification. No Items...

February 27, 2017 at 10:04 pm

A Summing Up of Eight Years’ of Blogging

...0 blog articles on many subjects, marketing, family law, divorce, custody, modification, personal injury law, how a personal injury claim is processed, how I run my office, my thoughts on professionalism and collegiality, myriad insurance issues, bad faith, “deliberate intent” industrial injury law, alternate dispute resolution, e.g. mediation, arbitration, ethics, civil disputes and litigation, religion, politics, philosophy, and history. If I co...

July 23, 2017 at 3:11 pm

So You Have Your (Child Custody) Agreement: Now What?

...plan or court order. Please be sure your attorney gave you copies of the “modification statutes”, which have very specific requirements. http://hunterlawfirm.net/how-can-i-get-my-childrens-parenting-plan-modified/ . With a difficult person, always communicate in writing, by text, or email, and in certain situations “snail mail”. Save those communications. Do not ever let any of them disappear into the ether. Even irrelevant things, if missing, wi...