Caring Guidance Through Any Family Law Issue

Focusing through the heartbreak, anger, sadness and other emotions that tend to come along with a family law issue can be difficult. However, you are now in a position where you have to address complex emotional and legal matters and make decisions that will impact your future for many years to come. Thankfully, you do not have to do this alone.

At Nichols Law Firm in Norman, our attorneys are dedicated to protecting the financial interests and legal rights of people who are experiencing family law issues in Oklahoma. We understand the stress and devastation you may be feeling right now. We can help.

Listening To You And Building A Legal Strategy Around Your Needs

We provide personal attention in every case, and from the outset that means listening to you. We want you to tell us what you are feeling and what you are going through. We want to find out not just how you would like to resolve the matter at hand, but what you envision for your future. Emotions can cause people to focus on the short term in these cases, and what is right in the short term may not always make sense in the long term. We want to do everything we can to get you on comfortable and financially secure ground well into the future.

With your participation, we will create a legal strategy designed to achieve the most positive impact in both the short and long term. We will educate you about the rationale behind the strategy and provide you valuable information about family law. As your case progresses, we will keep you updated and involved. We will answer any questions that come up along the way.

Comprehensive Family Law Services

Contact Nichols Law Firm today if you are facing any type of family law issue, including:

  • Divorce: We handle uncontested and contested divorces, as well as all related issues such as division of property and spousal maintenance.
  • Legal separation: We can assist people who are considering legal separation as an alternative to divorce or as a precursor to divorce.
  • Child custody and visitation: Parents can turn to us to protect their relationships with their children, either as part of a divorce case or following a paternity action.
  • Child support: While child support guidelines are available, it can be beneficial to have a knowledgeable lawyer review all calculations for accuracy.
  • Paternity: Our attorneys assist with paternity actions for unmarried parents and can handle all related issues, including child custody and support.
  • Modifications: If you need to modify child custody orders, child support payments or spousal maintenance payments, we can help.
  • Enforcement: Has the other party failed to comply with child custody orders? Are child support or alimony payments late? We can take steps to enforce orders.
  • Orders of protection: We can help you obtain restraining orders or protective orders in cases of domestic violence or other issues.
  • Guardianship: We assist people in becoming legal guardians for children or incapacitated adults and provide guidance on the responsibilities that come with this role.
  • Adoption: We represent people in adoptions of all kinds, including private adoptions, agency adoptions, stepparent adoptions and more.

Will The Case Go To Trial?

When moving forward with a divorce or family law case, you may wonder whether it will go to trial. Most people would rather avoid the stress of trial, but at the same time they want to make certain they are not taken advantage of and they get a fair outcome. Whether your case goes to trial or not depends a great deal on you and the actions of the other party. Our attorneys are adept at trial and are not afraid to stand up for you in court. We are also skilled negotiators, able to come up with creative solutions that may prove mutually beneficial. Ultimately, we will take the step that is most likely to achieve your goals.

Tell Us About Your Goals And Find Out What We Can Do To Help

Contact us to tell us about your family law case and what you want to achieve. Our team will evaluate the facts and issues surrounding your case and let you know the next step in pursuing a favorable outcome. For solid, trustworthy representation with your family law matter, call 405-217-4118 or send us an email.