Full-Service Family Law Firm in Honesdale, Pennsylvania

Whether you are anticipating the joys of adoption or experiencing the pain of marital conflict, attorney James Edgar Brown will listen to your needs and help you reach solutions to your legal problems.

James Edgar Brown, Esq. has served families in Honesdale for 20 years, providing legal services in a wide spectrum of areas, including:

  • Adoption
  • Alimony
  • Child custody and visitation
  • Child support
  • Child support modification
  • Divorce
  • Juvenile delinquency and dependency proceedings
  • Mediation
  • Prenuptial agreements

While adopting a child brings happiness to families, there can be substantial heartache when something goes wrong.  James Edgar Brown, Esq. assists families with the complex legal paperwork and procedures of adoption so you can feel confident that the process is handled accurately and your child’s well-being is secure.

Getting divorced is difficult, but it should not lead to a financial crisis. James Edgar Brown, Esq. can help you establish fair and equitable spousal support, allowing you to continue to live as comfortably as before your marriage ended.

Child custody and visitation
For any parent, child custody is the most heart-wrenching aspect of divorce. Attorney James Edgar Brown, Esq. advocates for your parental rights so you can raise your children in a fit and healthy home.

Child support
Both parents share in the responsibility of raising a child. The firm does everything possible to help your child receive the financial support necessary for a healthy, happy upbringing.

Child support modification
Child support payments remain the same unless and until the court modifies the child support order. If either the custodial or non-custodial parent experiences a significant change in circumstances, James Edgar Brown, Esq. can guide you through the proper legal procedures to modify child support payments accordingly.

Attorney James Edgar Brown. stands by you throughout your divorce. He obtains the best possible results in court or at the negotiation table, and has extensive experience handling issues such as the fair distribution of assets, the division of a marital home, child support payments and child custody rights.

Juvenile delinquency and dependency proceedings
When Pennsylvania authorities interfere with your parent/child relationship, you need a compassionate advocate who understands the bureaucratic red tape.  James Edgar Brown, Esq. is skilled at maneuvering through the complex laws of Pennsylvania to protect your parental rights and your child’s future.

Mediation puts the decisions in your hands and often provides more expedient, predictable results than court trials produce. Attorney James Edgar Brown, a skilled negotiator, can help you obtain a favorable divorce settlement.

Prenuptial agreements
When you marry your beloved, you may not foresee the potential problems that can lead to divorce. Attorney James Edgar Brown expects the unexpected and drafts premarital agreements that protect both spouses’ interests. Having an agreement in place can alleviate some of the stress should you ever divorce.

Contact a Honesdale family law attorney you can trust
To schedule an appointment with a family law attorney at James Edgar Brown, Esq., contact the firm online or call 570-253-7767. The law firm of James Edgar Brown, Esq. is your ideal source for compassionate assistance as you transition from one phase of your life to the next.