We provide low-cost representation in various aspects of family law. DCALF prioritizes the legal needs and financial security of our clients by providing compassionate, client-centered representation during some of life’s most challenging moments. Our goal is to ensure that our clients can move forward with their lives and feel confident and secure in their outcomes. DCALF attorneys bring passionate, client-centered, and efficient advocacy to your family law case.
We represent individuals who are contemplating divorce, have already filed a complaint for divorce but need legal assistance moving forward, and those who have been served with a complaint for divorce from their spouse.
DCALF will advocate for and defend against claims regarding temporary and permanent spousal support in the District of Columbia. DCALF can also advocate for or defend against alimony pendente lite (spousal support claims while the divorce proceedings are in progress).
Child Custody and Visitation
We represent individuals who need of assistance with filing for custody, planning and implementing original custody and visitation arrangements, modifying a child custody order, or filing a third party child custody claim.
We represent parents or guardians who need legal assistance with ensuring that accurate child support orders are in place.
Custodial Power of Attorney
We assist parents in planning for unforeseen care needs for their children should they become suddenly unavailable.
Being represented by DCALF lawyers in a difficult divorce case made all the difference in the world to me. I know I was not strong enough to face this process alone.~ Rochelle, DCALF Client