Family Law

Family law involves " family " issues.

Adoptions - Kasbee Law
This could be any of the following areas:

    • Adoption
    • Alimony
    • Annulment
    • Child custody &/or Visitation
    • Child supportFamily Law
    • Divorce
    • Equitable distribution
    • Paternity
    • Prenuptial agreements
    • Property settlementFamily Law - Support
    • Protection from abuse

As you can see in the list above, Family Law involves many areas; some happy and some sad.  Regardless, Kasbee Law handles each case with personal care and compassion. In addition, unlike many other firms, we work to expedite all matters, avoid continuances and minimize costs. 

On a side note … Scott is an adoptive parent and takes special joy in creating new families. ☺

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Family Law FAQ

Family Law, DIVORCE

divorce custody support PittsburghHow long does it take to get a divorce?Family Law - Divorce

It varies so much that it is difficult to give a general answer.  The length of time often depends on how cooperatively the individuals involved conduct themselves. In most cases PA law mandates a 90 day waiting period from the date-of-service of the complaint.

divorce custody support PittsburghWhat is your fee for a divorce?

Our flat fee for an uncontested divorce is $425 plus court costs; which are approximately $250.


divorce custody support PittsburghHow is child and spousal support calculated?

Support is based on each parties monthly net income as applied to the state-wide support guidelines.

divorce custody support PittsburghWhat do you charge for a support hearing?

Much depends on the circumstances of each case.  A flat or hourly fee will be quoted for you following your consultation.

divorce custody support PittsburghHow do I file for custody?

The petition is filed with the Family Division of the court.  In Allegheny County, the parties are required to participate in the Generations Education and Mediation program as part of the custody process.

divorce custody support PittsburghWhat does it cost?

It varies depending on how the complaint for custody is filed.  The filing fees depend on whether custody is raised in a divorce complaint, or as a separate complaint for custody. The Generations Education fees depend on the number of children involved.  Total fees depend on the circumstances of each case.  


divorce custody support PittsburghWhat property gets divided in a divorce?

With only some exceptions, all assets acquired by the parties during their marriage, regardless of who purchased them or how they are titled.

divorce custody support PittsburghWhat fees are charged during the process?

We charge $175 hourly.

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