Case Number: 2018-001132


A domestic violence victim, needs assistance with an ongoing custody matter. She and her ex-boyfriend separated recently. He was verbally abusive towards her. The adverse party was screaming at the client and she got a seizure. Her uncle took her to the hospital and her son stayed behind. Their 2-year old son is currently with the adverse party’s parents. He has been withholding the child from her. She last saw him a few days ago for 15 minutes and he would not allow her to take the child.  The client has filed a custody complaint. She requests joint legal and joint physical custody. The case is pending before Judge Ritchie with a Motion Hearing on March 21, 2018 at 10:00 am.

Case Number: 2018-001601


A domestic violence victim, needs assistance modifying a 2016 divorce decree. The adverse party got the decree by default. The client was unaware the adverse party had filed for divorce. The applicant resides in California and comes to Las Vegas for this case. He wants to modify the order to request some of the adverse party’s retirement account. There is a whole life insurance. The adverse party claimed no assets. Client is also requesting support. The case is pending before Judge Steele with a Motion and Notice of Motion for Orders to Set Aside Order Judgement and or Default on May 3, 2018 at 4:30 pm.

Case Number: 2018-002255


A domestic violence victim, needs assistance with a divorce matter. She and her husband married in 2012 and separated in 2017. They have no minor children together. There is a marital home that she would like to sell and split the proceeds. She would like for each to keep their own debt. They have several vehicles and other assets to divide.

Case Number: 2018-003325


Client, a domestic violence victim, needs assistance with a divorce, custody and support matter. She and her husband were married in August of 2016 and remain living together. He is reported to be emotionally abusive. He has a history of domestic violence as he was convicted in 2011 and 2013 for domestic violence against his ex-wife. She has a 16 year old daughter from another marriage, and she has a 10 month old with her husband. He shares custody with his ex-wife of his two children with her. Erika is seeking to get spousal support of $200 to $300 for a few months as well as to receive primary or sole custody of her children with a relocation to California. She wishes to relocate because of her cancer and she has family support in California. They have a house, car, mortgage and credit card debt which needs to be divided.

Case Number: 2018-002972


Client, a domestic violence victim, needs assistance with a maintaining custody as the adverse party has filed for a custody modification. Client and her husband divorced in 2013. Client currently has primary physical custody and joint legal custody of the three children, ages 7, 12 and 16. Client wishes to keep maintain primary custody and needs help with the getting a child support decree enforced. There is an Evidentiary Hearing on August 9, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. before Judge Henderson.

Case Number: 2018-003393


Client, a domestic violence victim, needs assistance with a divorce. Client and her husband married in May of 2007, and separated in October of 2017 due to the domestic violence. He reportedly was physically and verbally abusive. Client had a TPO against her husband for two months until it expired, her second TPO was dismissed because she could not get time off work to appear in court. Client is requesting spousal support. There are assets and debts to divide.

Case Number: 2018-003599


Client, a Hindi/Urdu speaking domestic violence victim, needs assistance with a divorce, custody and support matter. She and her husband had an arranged marriage in 2007. Client and husband separated in May of 2018 due to domestic violence. She has a TPO against him. They have an 8 year old son together. Since the separation, son has lived with client at a shelter. Client wants primary physical custody with visitation for the adverse party. Client requests child and spousal support. There are no assets or debts to divide.

Case Number: 2018-003530


Client, a domestic violence victim, needs assistance with a divorce, custody, and support matter. Client and her husband married in October of 2013 and separated in July of 2017. He was reportedly verbally and financially abusive. Client and husband have a 2 year old child. Client also has a 6 year old from a previous marriage. Client wants sole legal and primary physical custody. Husband wants joint legal and for client to have primary physical custody over the 2 year old as he is stationed in Florida. She requests child and spousal support. There are assets and debts to divide.

Case Number: 2018-003825


A domestic violence victim needs assistance with a divorce and support matter. She and her husband were married in July 2009 and separated in December of 2017 after husband kicked her out. Husband is reportedly verbally, physically and emotionally abusive. Client is requesting spousal support. There are community assets and debts to divide.

Case Number: 2018-003784


Client, a domestic violence victim, needs assistance with a custody and support matter. Adverse party was reportedly physically, emotionally, verbally, and financially abusive. Adverse party kept the children and kicked client out of home as soon as she filed an answer to his complaint. Their two children, aged 6 months and 3 years, are currently living with adverse party and his parents. Client would like sole legal and sole physical custody of the children. Adverse party have a criminal record consisting of multiple drug offenses. Client is requesting child support.

Case Number: 2018-003994


A domestic violence victim needs assistance with a divorce. Client and her husband were married in February of 1987 and separated in March of 2017 due to domestic violence. Husband was reportedly emotionally, verbally and sexually abusive. There are community assets to divide. Client is requesting spousal support.

 

Case Number: 2018-004072


A domestic violence victim needs assistance with a divorce. Client and her husband were married in April of 1974 and currently still reside together. He reportedly was emotionally and physically abusive. Husband was found guilty of domestic violence in California in 2000. Client is requesting spousal support. There are community assets and debts to divide.

Case Number: 2018-004056


A domestic violence victim needs assistance with a custody and support matter. She and the father met in 2014 but separated in February of 2018. Father was reportedly emotionally and financially abuse throughout their relationship. Client is requesting sole legal and sole physical over their two year old child. Client is also requesting child support. Father lives out of state and has been involved with CPS as he was under the influence of drugs around the child.

Case Number: 2018-004079


Client, a domestic violence victim, needs assistance with a divorce. Client and husband were married in July of 1988. Client is still residing in the same house as her husband because she does not have an income to move out. Husband has reportedly been verbally and financially abusive. Husband currently has two domestic violence charges pending in Henderson. Client is requesting spousal support. There are community assets to divide.

Case Number: 2018-004210


Client, a domestic violence victim, needs assistance with a divorce and custody matter. She and her husband married on November 16, 2009 and separated in March 2018 due to domestic violence. Client reports that husband has been verbally, emotionally, financially and physically abusive throughout their relationship. Client and husband have 3 children, aged 7 to 15 whom reside with client as husband is currently in jail on domestic violence charges. Client wants sole legal and sole physical custody of the children. Client is also seeking support.

Case Number: 2018-001375


Client, a deaf woman, needs assistance with a divorce and custody matter. She and her husband married in December of 1985 and separated in 2010 due to husband’s drug use. Client reports that husband has been verbally, emotionally, financially and physically abusive noting that he once forced her to remain home and clean for an entire month. Client and husband have 1 minor child, aged 17, who resides with client as husband is currently homeless. Client wants sole legal and sole physical custody of the children. Client is also seeking support. There are no assets or debts to divide.

Case Number: 2018-004558


Client needs assistance with an ongoing custody and support matter. She and her ex-boyfriend separated in July 2013 and they have a 4 year old autistic daughter. Adverse party has taken the child and refuses to return her. Client has filed for a Temporary Protection Order and Parent Abduction. Police are currently trying to locate the child but cannot as adverse party continues to move. Client requests sole legal and primary physical custody, allowing adverse party to have their daughter on weekends.

Case Number: 2018-004477


Client, a Spanish-speaking domestic violence victim, needs assistance with a divorce and support matter. Client and husband married in January 1996 and have two 19 year old twins whom are autistic and reside with client. Client and husband recently separated after he was arrested and deported for domestic violence in 2017. In July 2018, client got a 30 day Temporary Protection Order against the husband. Client is requesting spousal support. There are community assets, including 3 homes, land and 2 vehicles, which need to be divided. Community debt does not exist.

Case Number: 2018-004669


Client, a domestic violence victim, needs assistance with a divorce and custody matter.  She and her husband married on November 2015 and currently still reside together. Client reports that husband is verbally and financially abusive. Client states that husband threatens children and herself. Client and husband have 3 children; two 2 months to one year old. Client is requesting sole physical and sole legal custody but is open to allowing the father to have the children on the weekends. Client is not seeking spousal support. There are no community assets or debts to divide.

Case Number: 2018-005904


Client is a domestic violence survivor who is seeking a divorce from her abuser. The opposing party was convicted of domestic violence and the client currently has a TPO against him. There are two minor children with whom the client resides and for whom she is the primary caretaker. Opposing party is the father of both children, but has not seen them since last year. Opposing party lives locally as well. Client is the sole provider and cannot afford an attorney. Client seeks a pro bono attorney to represent her in her divorce.

Case Number: 2018-005811


Client is a domestic violence victim currently staying in a shelter, seeking a pro bono divorce from her abuser. Client has no income and cannot afford an attorney. No children involved.