Case Number: 2018-000211


A Spanish speaking client, needs assistance enforcing a visitation order for her sister. Per current court order the adverse party was to take their two children ages 7 and 9 to visit with the client’s sister once a week for three hours. Applicant’s sister is residing in a health and rehabilitation center and requires total care for most of her activities. Due to applicants sisters medical progressions it has been difficult for her to go out of the facility. The children have been living with the adverse party since 2008 and last saw their mother on February 2017.

Case Number: 2018-000915


A Spanish speaking client, needs assistance with a custody matter. He and his ex-girlfriend separated in 2016 after a 3-year relationship when he left due to the physical and verbal abuse. He never reported the abuse because he was embarrassed. Their two children, ages, 4 and 1, live the adverse party. The client last saw the children on November 2017. The adverse party does not allow him to visit with the children. He’s requesting joint legal and joint physical custody.

Case Number: 2018-000896


A Spanish speaking client, needs assistance with a custody matter. He and his ex-girlfriend separated in 2015 after a 6-year relationship. Their 5-year old child lives with the adverse party here in Las Vegas. The applicant recently moved to Las Vegas to be able to see their son. The adverse party has moved states several times and does not allow the applicant to see their child. The applicant wants to obtain a custody order to be able to constantly see his child. He requests joint legal custody and visitation 2-3 days a week.

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: 2015-004992


Divorce case with both parties represented and headed to a settlement conference in May.  Wife is the pro bono client and husband is represented by counsel.  Wife and husband were married for over 20 years, but separated in 2012.  Wife filed Complaint for Divorce in 2015.  Soon after the husband deployed with the military.  There was a hearing establishing temporary orders regarding custody and child support for their two minor children for the duration of the deployment.  Wife alleges husband has not paid the amount wife was entitled to under the temporary orders for child support.  Husband returned from deployment.  Neither own any real property.  Neither possess any personal property of any significant value.  Wife wants child support arrearages and a QDRO for his retirement.

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: 2018-002000


A Spanish-speaking client, needs assistance with a divorce, custody and support matter. She and her husband married in 2010 and separated in 2017. Their two children, ages 1 and 8, live with her visit with dad on the weekends. She requests sole legal and primary physical custody. She wants them to keep their own cars. There are no other assets or debts.

Case Number: 2018-001648


Client needs help with a divorce. She and her husband married in 2007 and separated in 2010. They have no assets or debts together. The adverse party is believed to be living in India.

Case Number: 2018-002101


Applicant needs assistance establishing custody of her son. She and her ex-boyfriend separated in 2014 after a 2-year relationship. Their son, age 4, lives with the client. The adverse party last saw their son in January. The adverse party has been in and out of mental institutions. The client is requesting sole legal custody and primary physical custody. She would like supervised visitation for the adverse party.

Case Number: 2018-002213


A client with a disability needs assistance with a divorce, custody and support matter. She and her husband married in 2004 and separated in 2017. They have guardianship of their 11-year old granddaughter since 2013. She requests sole custody. The granddaughter last saw the adverse party in March. She would like for each to keep their own credit card debts. There is a marital home and the adverse party signed a quit claim deed. They have other assets to divide. She is also requesting spousal support. The client was involved in a car accident and had to undergo several surgeries and lost her job.

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: 2018-002519


A domestic violence victim, needs assistance with a divorce, custody and support matter. He and his wife married in 2016 and separated in 2018 when she abandoned them. She is reportedly verbally, physically, emotionally and financially abusive towards him. Their 5-year old daughter lives with the client and he wants sole custody. The child last saw her mom this month when she came to Las Vegas for a weekend.  The adverse party resides in Arizona. There are assets and debts to divide. The client is also requesting child and spousal support.

Case Number: 2018-002020


Client needs help with an ongoing divorce matter. He and his wife married in 1980 and separated in 2017. The client lives out of state in Minnesota and the adverse party resides here in Las Vegas, NV. The adverse party previously filed for a joint petition and did not list a home. A few days later she filed a divorce complaint and listed the home. The joint petition was revoked, but the divorce complaint is still pending. The client states that the home was purchased prior to him dating the adverse party. They have no minor children together. There are several vehicles to divide and the adverse party has a retirement account. There are no debts.

 

Case Number: 2018-002671


Client needs assistance with a divorce. She and her husband married in January of 2005, but have been separated for 10 years now because they did not get along.  The two have no children. Maria has requested spousal support as she does not work and has custody of her 4 grandchildren.

Case Number: 2018-002671


Client needs assistance with a divorce. She and her husband married in January of 2005, but have been separated for 10 years now because they did not get along.  The two have no children. Maria has requested spousal support as she does not work and has custody of her 4 grandchildren.

Case Number: 2018-002807


Client needs help establishing sole legal and physical custody over her two children, aged 3 and 4. She and the father separated in June of 2014 as he left the state to attend a funeral and never returned. The children live with Client and the father is reported to have no interaction with the child. Client is also requesting a child support modification.

Case Number: 2018-002934


Client, a domestic violence victim, needs assistance with a divorce, custody and support matter. Client and her husband married in January of 2003 and separated in December of 2017. He was reported to be physically, emotionally, and financially abusive as he controls the finances. Their two children, ages 12 and 13 years, live with Client in her mother-in-law’s house, as they have nowhere else to go. Client is requesting joint legal and joint physical custody. Client is also requesting child and spousal support. There are community assets including a home, two properties and two cars that need to be split. Client requests each party keeps their own debt.

Case Number: 2018-003071


Client needs assistance with a divorce and custody matter. Client and her husband married in 2008 and separated in March of 2018. Their two children, aged 7 and 11, live with her. Client is requesting sole legal custody and primary physical custody. They have no assets or debts to divide. Client is not seeking spousal support but is requesting child support.

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 Spanish speaking 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: 2018-002951


Client, a domestic violence victim with epilepsy, needs assistance with a divorce, custody and support matter. Client and her husband were married in August of 2006 and separated in May of 2018 due to physical violence, emotional abuse and adverse party being unfaithful. Client had a TPO against her husband but it was dropped. Their three children, ages 9 to 13, live with both parents. The youngest child has autism and ADHD. Client is requesting joint legal and physical custody of the children. 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: 2018-003790


A Spanish-speaking client would like assistance with a divorce matter. Client was married in December of 1994. Client and wife have been separated since August 2013 when wife left and did not return home. Client is not requesting spousal support. There are community assets 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: 2018-003780


A homeless disabled veteran, who is a domestic violence victim, needs assistance with a divorce matter. He and his wife were married in December 2014 and separated in February of 2017 due to domestic violence. Wife was reportedly physically, verbally and emotionally abusive. Wife was arrested in February of 2017 for domestic violence. Client has had a temporary restraining order against his wife. There are community assets and debts to divide.

Case Number: 2018-003719


Client, a domestic violence victim, needs assistance with a custody and support matter. Adverse party was reportedly physically, emotionally, verbally, sexually and financially abusive. Adverse party reportedly threw client against a wall and punched her in the abdomen. Their two children, aged 4 months and 1 year, live with the father. Client wants primary physical custody and sole legal custody of the children. There is a pending case for child support as well as a pending temporary protection order against the adverse party.

 

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: 2018-003964


Client, needs assistance with a divorce and custody matter. Client was married on March 6, 2010 and separated in March of 2018 after husband left her pregnant for another woman. Their three children, aged 3 months to 7 years old, live with client as adverse party lives in Arizona. There is already a child support order in place. Client would like joint legal custody and primary physical custody of the children. There are community assets to be divided. Adverse party has a debt which client does not wish to split.

 

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: 2018-003987


Client, a Chinese-speaking client and domestic violence victim, needs assistance with an ongoing divorce and support matter. Client and husband married in April of 2009 and still reside together. Husband was arrested June 3, 2018 for violence. Husband reportedly beat one of client’s dogs to death and tortured the other. Husband also reportedly beat client’s son and threatened to burn the house down. There are assets or 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: 2018-004192


An Arabic-speaking client needs assistance with a divorce and custody matter. She and her husband were married in 1998. Client and husband separated in 2014 after he was arrested and sent to prison for child abuse. Client and husband have 3 children whom live with client. Client wants sole legal and sole physical custody. She is not requesting child support and spousal support. She wants to keep her car. They have no other debts or property to divide.

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: 2018-004273


Client, a domestic violence victim, needs assistance with a divorce and support matter. She and her husband were married in 1982 and currently still reside together. Client reports husband was financially and verbally abusive throughout marriage. There are community assets and debts to divide. Husband has transferred the house to his son and is currently living off his severance package while unemployed. Client is seeking spousal support.

Case Number: 2018-004228


A Spanish-speaking client needs assistance with a divorce matter. He and his wife were married in June 2014 and currently still reside together. Wife has only been in the United States for 1 year. Client petitioned for wife and she has a 2 year conditional card. Client is the sole provider for adverse party. There are no debts or assets to divide.

Case Number: 2018-004325


Client, a domestic violence victim who is disabled, needs assistance with a divorce matter. She and her husband were married in February 1988. Client moved out in 2014 and they have been definitively separated since May 2017. Client reports that husband was physically, financially and verbally abusive. Client had a Temporary Protection Order however she was in the hospital at the time of the hearing so it was dismissed. There is community property to be divided. Client is seeking spousal support.