Divorce and Family Law

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Divorce and Family Law Attorneys Serving Iowans

In Iowa, the information and evidence you gather to support your claims drive divorce and family law cases. If you are dealing with a divorce, custody battle, domestic violence or other complex legal issues, we can help. At Whitfield & Eddy Law, we have a practice group of attorneys focused on divorces and family law cases. Our dedicated divorce and family law attorneys in Des Moines and Mount Pleasant use a comprehensive approach resolving legal issues in your best interests.

Your Personal Divorce Attorney in Des Moines

If you or your spouse seek a divorce, it is strongly advised you seek the counsel of a divorce lawyer. Divorces often trigger intense emotional reactions — our lawyers provide objective third-party perspectives, guiding your family to an agreeable resolution. Even seemingly amicable separations can become prolonged legal battles. Consulting a Whitfield & Eddy family law attorney as soon as possible helps you prepare mentally for the process, and relieves a great deal of the stress and uncertainty you face.

Des Moines and Mount Pleasant Family Lawyers

Our family lawyers provide skilled and effective legal services aimed at achieving your family goals. The impact of court decisions in family cases have lifelong implications for you, your spouse, and your children.  We take every step to make sure you understand the consequences of any legal agreements or requests. Most of all, we ensure you always have a vocal presence fighting for your rights and safety.

The family lawyers at Whitfield & Eddy have the experience in and out of the courtroom to help you navigate your case. We provide legal support, regular communication, and guidance for family legal matters involving:

  • Child custody
  • Child support
  • Modifications
  • Domestic violence
  • Spousal support
  • Property/debt division 

How Can Our Divorce and Family Lawyers Help?

From the moment you partner with our firm, you gain peace of mind knowing our experienced legal team takes proactive measures to secure a desirable outcome. Depending on the needs of your case, our lawyers gather evidence, question witnesses, mediate disputes, draft agreements, and more to help you overcome your challenges. If negotiations fail to yield acceptable results, we leverage the experience of our entire team to argue your case in court. 

At Whitfield & Eddy Law, we keep you informed and you can always count on us for answers to your questions. Our lawyers provide frequent updates throughout the full duration of your proceedings and we are always a phone call away for continued support for your family legal matter. Whether you live in Des Moines, Mount Pleasant, or anywhere in Iowa, you count on our team for dedicated, reliable, and reachable legal support.

Contact a Divorce and Family Attorney in Des Moines, Iowa

When you partner with Whitfield & Eddy Law for your divorce or family legal matter, you gain the advantage of a complete legal team committed to helping you overcome your legal challenges with options that can fit your unique situation and budget.

The right firm. The right fit.

For more information or to schedule a consultation, please contact us today.

   Tyler Coe is known for his approachable demeanor, honest guidance, and awareness of the many factors that come into play in divorce and family law.

   Contact me:

   coe@whitfieldlaw.com

   Call 515-246-5523

Danni Harris is caring, compassionate and committed to helping her clients navigate extremely difficult circumstances with confidence. She zealously advocates for her clients and their loved ones. 

  Contact me: 

  harris@whitfieldlaw.com

  Call 515-558-0125

  Diana Miller is an experienced litigator who regularly handles complex divorce and child custody cases. Creative, thoughtful, and efficient, Diana also counsels clients on strategies to minimize conflict.

  Contact me:

  miller@whitfieldlaw.com 

  Call 319-385-9522

  Anjela Shutts is widely regarded as a leader in divorce and family law matters. Whether guiding clients through complex custody or high-net worth matters, her counsel is widely sought and trusted.

  Contact me:

  shutts@whitfieldlaw.com  

  Call 515-246-5536

   

Jerry Spaeth is known for being a thorough and aggressive litigator. He investigates and considers all angles of problems and assumes nothing, so he is prepared to achieve the best result possible for his client.

  Contact me:

  spaeth@whitfieldlaw.com 

  Call 515-246-5571

Call today for your divorce consultation at 515-288-6041.

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  • Alimony/Spousal Support
  • Appeals
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Civil Protective Orders
  • Collaborative Law
  • Contempt
  • Divorce/Dissolution of Marriage
  • Division of Assets and Property
  • Domestic Violence
  • Farm Divorces
  • Gifted Property
  • Guardianships
  • High Conflict Cases
  • Inherited Property
  • Juvenile Law
  • Mid to High Asset Cases
  • Modification of Child Custody
  • Modification of Child Support
  • Modification of Spousal Support/Alimony
  • Parenting Time/Visitation
  • Paternity
  • Pet Custody
  • Premarital/Prenuptial Agreements
  • Relocations/Moves
  • Spousal Support
  • Termination of Parental Rights
  • Trials: Divorce and Family Law

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