Family Law Practice in Athens & Huntsville, AL

We offer expert legal support for child custody, divorce, family law and more.


In Alabama, marriage is recognized by the State as a civil contract, and it cannot exist without the mutual consent of the parties. There are two types of divorce filings in Alabama: Contested and Uncontested.

Child Custody

When you have children, your relationship with your spouse does not end with a final divorce decree. Many divorced people are surprised by how much they must communicate with their ex-spouse.


The purpose of Alimony in Alabama is to ensure that both spouses are financially able to pay ordinary living expenses during and after the divorce. There are three types of Alimony in Alabama: Interim, Periodic, and Permanent.