You Have Many Divorce And Separation Options

If you are considering divorce, you probably have many questions. At The Jonas Law Firm, P.L.L.C., we will put your mind at ease by addressing your concerns and finding the solution that will work best for you. We will assist you in resolving such issues as:

  • Child custody
  • Child support
  • Alimony and post-separation support
  • Property division

Alternatives To Litigation

Litigation is not the only method for resolving family law disputes. Today we use various alternatives to disputes. The most common are mediation and arbitration.

Mediation typically involves three parties — each spouse (and his or her attorney) and a neutral third-party mediator. The mediator is trained in dispute resolution and will help to make decisions about custody, support and division of property. A written agreement is then submitted to court for approval.

Arbitration is usually court-ordered and also involves three parties. Each spouse (and his or her attorney) is joined by a neutral third party who can make binding decisions. It is important to have a skilled lawyer during arbitration because the arbitrator will make the final decisions based on the points presented.

We Have Specialized Skills To Assist You

Since 1981, Johnathan L. Rhyne Jr. has been helping families in North Carolina with all their family law needs. He is the only state board-certified specialist in family law within Lincoln County and Cleveland County, and one of only two in Gaston County. What does this mean for you? It means that our AV*-rated divorce attorney has extensive skill and knowledge in this area, as well as over 30 years of experience winning cases for people just like you.

Our firm has a reputation for achieving positive results. We are adept not only at winning contests for our clients, but helping those clients decide which battles they really want to fight. We keep our eye on the net result.

Explore Your Options With Us

We always welcome inquiries about family law matters. We would be happy to help you. Please contact us online or call 704-666-1210 to arrange for a consultation.

We have offices in Lincolnton and Denver, and we meet clients at our Gastonia office by appointment. We serve clients throughout Lincolnton County.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories — legal ability and general ethical standards.