Family Law is an area of law which covers all aspects family relationships. Generally, Family Law attorneys assist people with the making and breaking of family relationships. Family Law issues require a thoughtful balance between advocating for the rights of a client and protecting children of the marriage. When you are faced with an important life decision regarding a key family relationship, the advice and assistance of an experienced attorney is pivotal to your understanding of the issues and legal consequences involved. The Family Law attorneys at McLeod, Alexander, Powel & Apffel, P.C. have extensive experience in divorce suits, including child custody matters, child support, conservatorship, adoptions, guardianships, restraining orders, division of the marital estate, and paternity suits.