The area of law called Domestic Relations or Family Law involves the termination of a marriage in Ohio. Domestic Relations also encompasses family law matters such as child custody and child support. The Domestic Relations Court is where you typically go to legally end a marriage.
Divorce, Dissolution and Legal Separation
Under Ohio Family Law, a legal marriage can be terminated or suspended in three different ways: Divorce, Dissolution or Legal Separation. Our divorce and custody lawyers handle that type of case on a regular basis in Portage and Summit Counties.
Our firm handles matters in every area of Family Law & Domestic Relations and represents clients in Portage County and Summit County.
Attorney Heather Johnston practices in the field of Family Law & Domestic Relations and can assist you in determining your best course of action in all family law cases such as divorce and custody in Portage and Summit Counties. Attorney Johnston is the only Certified Family Law Specialist in Portage County. She is a sympathetic listener, yet a tough negotiator. She can give you a realistic evaluation of your situation and guide you through every step of the domestic relations court process.
In Portage County, the Domestic Relations Court is located in the Portage County Courthouse at 203 West Main Street in downtown Ravenna, on the second floor.
In Summit County, the Domestic Relations Court is located in the new Summit County Courthouse Addition at 205 South High Street in downtown Akron.
Whatever your circumstances, the consequences of domestic relations cases are long-lasting. The process can be frustrating and confusing. An experienced divorce and custody lawyer can help.
Attorney Heather Johnston, Certified Family Law Specialist, can help you protect your interests and obtain the best solution for you. Contact us now to book your in-depth case review at (330) 296-8000 in Ravenna or (330) 686-2890 in Stow.
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