Applicant is seeking assistance with a divorce, involving child custody, child/spousal support, and division of community property. Immigration issues are also involved; applicant only wants to divorce if it would not negatively impact the opposing party’s immigration status. Applicant is on a U-Visa and opposing party is her derivative. Applicant is seeking joint/primary custody of the children (all minors), with the children staying with the opposing party every weekend. Applicant is seeking child support and potentially spousal support. There is community property and debt to divide. Both parties and children continue to live together in Las Vegas. Applicant would like to continue living in home with children, and states opposing party would be amendable to this, if applicant paid the mortgage while residing there. Spanish Speaking Client.
Case Number: 2019-000146
Case Number: 2019-007410
Victim of domestic violence is seeking assistance with custody matter. Adverse party currently has open battery case against client. Client has videos of adverse threatening to kill client and harm child. There is only one biological child, 2 years old, who resides with client in Las Vegas. Adverse party also lives in Las Vegas. Client seeks joint and primary custody of minor with visitations for opposing party. Client would like to relocate to Louisiana to be with her family. The next hearing is for a Evidentiary Hearing scheduled for 2/7/20 at 9:00 am.
Case Number: 2019-004559
This is a custody case for a six year old child. Adverse party is on the birth certificate. The mother is the applicant and resides here in Las Vegas; the child resides with the adverse party in California pursuant to a temporary order. Applicant travels to California frequently to visit the child. The adverse party’s girlfriend contacted the applicant to tell her that applicant’s daughter was not being well cared for and the conditions of the home were not good. Applicant therefore wants to bring child back to Las Vegas to be with her.
Case Number: 2020-000399
Client is seeking assistance with divorce, custody and returning his children back to Las Vegas. Opposing party and applicant have some debts and cars that must be divided.
Case Number: 2020-000447 (pending placement)
Applicant is seeking assistance with custody case. The parties have never lived together. There is no evidence of domestic violence. The child is one month old. Paternity has not been established. The child resides with the client in Las Vegas. Opposing party also lives in Las Vegas. Client is seeking sole and primary custody with visitation rights for the opposing party. Opposing party has never met the child. Currently there is no active case for this matter.
Case Number: 2019-009622 (pending placement)
Client is seeking assistance with her divorce. She would like to keep the title of both of her vehicles. She is asking for spousal support, and divide debt. There are no children. Client married adverse on 09/13/2019. Domestic violence was present during the marriage. There is no current case filed.
Case Number: 2020-000645
Client is 70 years old, retired and disabled with a monthly income from social security. She is seeking assistance for her divorce. There are no minors or issues of domestic violence. Client explained that she married opposing party last year. According to client, after they had married the parties never moved in together. But adverse party was quick to ask for money. She claims he abused the love she showed him. He manipulated and scammed her by asking for $15,000 to purchase a car and to open up multiple credit cards under her name. She states he made transactions on the credit cards. The total debt from the credit cards is in the amount about 10k from him. She is currently making the minimum payments, but she cannot afford to continue to make payments. Additionally, she found out that her social security will be reduced, because of the marriage. She states she has paid off her property and has recorded a homestead. She is the only person on title of the property. It is unclear if adverse party truly has assets. But, had claimed to her that he had received a settlement from a personal injury case. She states she knows where he lives but he has stopped answering his phone. She feels the marriage was all a premeditated scam by adverse party from the beginning. She would like Pro Bono assistance to help with the divorce and assist with the debt he caused her to obtain.
Case Number: 2020-001087 (Pending Placement)
Applicant is seeking assistance for her divorce with sole custody. The parties have a two-year-old daughter. Opposing party is on the minor’s birth certificate. There was a domestic violence incident that involved the police back in 2018. There is no case with child protective services. Assets include 1 vehicle, applicant is on the title and applicant’s checking account with a $20 balance. There is no shared debt. The reason for the divorce is due to the domestic violence incident and opposing party’s drug use. Both parties are residents of Las Vegas. Applicant has no criminal history. Opposing party has multiple criminal counts. No current open case in District Court.
Case Number: 2020-001068
Client came in seeking for assistance with divorce and custody. She is a victim of domestic violence, she has police reports but no TPOs were filed on her behalf or on behalf of opposing party. They have 2 children in common, ages 4 and 3. CPS was involved back in 2017 when opposing party pushed client down and locked one of their children out in the yard. Applicant cooperated with CPS but opposing party did not.
Case Number: 2018-008292
Client doesn’t want to settle her divorce, she wants to litigate the divorce.
Case was previously placed but returned to us for that reason.
Case Number: 2020-001516
Client is seeking assistance for divorce with primary custody of their 4 children. There are no domestic violence issues, child protective service issues or community properties. The parties do have community debts to divide. The parties have been married for 13 years and separated last year.
Case Number: 2020-001739
Parties signed joint petition for divorce in 2011 and agreed to joint legal custody and for adverse party mother to have primary physical custody with visitation for father on Sundays. Father alleges he has not been able to see his 14 year old daughter for approximately one year now as mother tells him she (daughter) does not want to see him. Father would like to enforce visitation and adjust child support.
Case Number: 2020-001598
Client is seeking assistance for divorce with joint/primary. The parties have an 8 year old daughter and a 5 year old son. Opposing party is on their birth certificates. There is no domestic violence or child protective issues. Community property include two cars, client’s savings account and checking account and client’s retirement benefits. Community debt includes children’s pediatrics and eye doctor. The reason for the divorce is due to Op’s infidelity, OP leaving, and Op’s lack of financial support with the children. Parties are resident of Las Vegas. No criminal history. Case is filed with District Court.
Case Number: 2020-001858
Client is seeking assistance with a custody matter. He has two minor children ages 8 and 2 years old. He and the opposing party separated on February 2019. They have been doing joint custody for 1 year. He had the children 4 ½ days a week. He told the opposing party that he was no longer able to continue paying child support, as he was unemployed. He also believed it was unfair to continue paying when he had the children the majority of the time. The opposing party became upset and stopped letting him have the children. He is asking for joint/joint.
Case Number: 2020-000304
Parties never married. Applicant is requesting sole/sole custody order. Other party last saw child in December, 2019. Applicant says after an argument, he put her and the child out of the house.
Case Number: 2020-001022
Applicant is seeking assistance with divorce. Parties married in November, 2018. They have no children. Applicant alleges cyber harassment after they separated. Adverse party moved to Washington State. No request for division or property or debt.
Case Number: 2020-000072
The parties never married, they have three (3) children. They divorced after the first child and had two more children after the divorce who were not included in the decree. The applicant is seeking primary physical custody. Adverse party was arrested for domestic violence in May, 2019, but it was pled down to disturbing the peace. Plaintiff was awarded temporary primary physical custody after motion practice. The parties will return to court on April 7, 2020 for a return from mediation.
Case Number: 2020-000065
Parties married in April, 2018 they are no children. Applicant alleges history of domestic violence. There are four (4) vehicles to be divided and a home purchased during the marriage but applicant is not on the deed.
Case Number: 2020-002094
Applicant wants joint/joint custody of her 4 year old son that lives with his father, the OP. The parties were never married. Our applicant resides in California, but the child lives here in Las Vegas with his father (the OP). She states that the child has been living with OP here in Las Vegas since 2018. They never had a Court order in regards to the child. She wants joint/joint with visitation; she still wants the child to live with OP, but she wants visitation rights, as OP, lately, makes it difficult for her to see the child.
Case Number: 2020-001991
Applicant has two minor child and is currently unemployed. She still lives with opposing party. Opposing party hired an attorney to file a divorce with minor children, joint custody, no child support, medical expenses to be equally covered by both parties, community property, community debt, no alimony, and each party to claim one minor child for taxes. Opposing party told applicant that the reason for the divorce is incompatibility and financial reasons. Jurisdiction is not an issue in this case. She is seeking joint legal and physical custody. She states opposing parties working hours will conflict the minors education and health needs. She is seeking child support. Furthermore, she does not agree with opposing parties request to share medical expenses, because of her current unemployment status, but does agree for each party to claim one minor child for taxes every year. She would also like to request half of retirement or pension, but does not know the full extent of the all the accounts. Currently the parties share one joint bank account, but opposing party has other bank accounts.
Case Number: 2020-001855
The parties got married in 2010 and still reside together, because applicant does not have the necessary income to move out at this time, applicant makes about $1200 a month while OP makes $8000. Applicant is seeking a divorce, custody of their 8 y o daughter, child and spousal support as well as to keep her car and personal belongings. Applicant stated that there has been mental, verbal, controlling and financial abuse for years and that is why she is seeking a divorce.
Case Number: 2020-001891
Applicants is age 68 and retired, is seeking Pro Bono representation after being served with a complaint for divorce with no children, only community property and debt. He states opposing party abandoned the residence after being married since 1977. Reason for the divorce is incompatibility. He agrees to the divorce, but is disputing opposing parties request to be awarded 50% of the property, retirement and/ or pension and 50% value of a F150 Ford truck. He states there is debt but any debt under his or her name is their own sole responsibility. He is not seeking alimony.
Case Number: 2020-001851
Parties married in 2009 and separated in 2017. Applicant is seeking a divorce and custody of their three children. Applicant and the children live in Las Vegas and AP lives in Kansas and is active military at this time. Applicant is seeking sole legal and primary physical custody, child support has been establish and being collected by the DA child support office. The parties have many debts, a military pension and many cars to divide. Applicant is also requesting alimony for 5 years.
Case Number: 2020-002100
She is looking for Divorce assistance. No criminal background on her or OP. They married 2010, still reside together. Reason for the Divorce is OP is requesting it. Appl wants spousal support of $1500 per month for 2 years. They have no community property but do have credit card, appl isn’t sure of the amount they owe. They don’t have any children. No DV history.
Case Number: 2020-001975
Applicant wants custody of his two year old daughter. Applicant and opposing party were never married and applicant is listed as Father on child`s birth certificate.
Case Number: 2020-002196
Client receives social security income only. He is seeking Pro Bono assistance to file a complaint for divorce with no minor children. He was married to opposing party in Las Vegas, Nevada 15 years ago. The parties are still living within the same residence. Opposing party is not pregnant. He states he is seeking divorce because of incompatibility. The parties purchased a property while married in Las Vegas, NV. The property still has a mortgage loan and he would like to split the property 50/50. He would like to keep a car. Opposing party will keep a different car. Client states he does not have a retirement account, but opposing party does. He is seeking to be awarded opposing parties retirement account, but does not know the extent value of the retirement account. Currently the parties do not share a joint bank account. He is seeking alimony.