Family Law Services

Whether you’re inquiring about a dissolution of marriage, custody, child support, or any other family law matter, the legal process can seem overwhelming and stressful especially if you’ve never been through it before. There are many variables that attribute to how your case will be handled and the outcome, which is why it’s important to seek legal representation by a family law attorney in Kansas City.

The Law Office of Young, Kuhl & Frick, LLC, provides virtually all services that relate to issues of family law and divorce in the Kansas City area. Our family law services include but are not limited to the following:

Family Law Services

Our team of attorneys and educated and expertly trained staff is dedicated to the practice of family law and will help guide you through the entire legal process keeping your best interests in mind. We want to help you navigate divorce or paternity matters whether uncontested or complex. Learn more about the family law services we offer below.

Divorce (Dissolution of Marriage)

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Choosing to end a marriage is never an easy decision, but The Law Office of Young, Kuhl & Frick, LLC will help guide you through the entire legal process of your dissolution of marriage. Whether your divorce is contested or uncontested, our team has decades of experience with both and will help you every step of the way. We understand how difficult divorce can be and are compassionate and will help you through the entire process.

From the actual divorce itself to all other variables like spousal maintenance (alimony), division of property and assets, parental responsibilities, and time-sharing, our team will handle your entire case from start to finish.

Spousal Maintenance (Alimony)

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Spousal Maintenance or alimony is a variable of divorce that entitles one spouse to receive support from the other spouse. There are many different factors the courts will review to determine whether it will be awarded, as well as the amount. Our team will answer all of your questions about spousal maintenance and will assist in determining whether or not you may be awarded or ordered to pay spousal maintenance, or whether or not it applies to your divorce.

Division of Property and Assets

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Oftentimes spouses decide how they want to divide shared property and assets, however, there are times when the court must decide how to divide property and assets. We’ll help guide you through the division of property and assets in your divorce case.

Child Support/Custody Agreements

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The court takes the best interest of a child or children in a divorce case very seriously and determines who gets custody with many different variables. The court also has child support guidelines when determining who pays as well as the amount. The Law Office of Young, Kuhl & Frick, LLC will help navigate you through child support and custody agreements to make it easier on you.

Paternity Actions

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Paternity actions are actions between people who have a child or children together, but who are not married. Issues in paternity actions include, but are not limited to establishing paternity, custody, and child support. 

Our team of attorneys and expertly trained staff is dedicated to helping you resolve any paternity actions that may arise. Whether you’re wanting to establish paternity for a child or children, are seeking child support, or need to establish time-sharing or custody arrangements, we’re here to help.

Modification Actions

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The Law Office of Young, Kuhl & Frick, LLC, also provides services for modification actions, which involve a change of custody, visitation, or to the parenting plan when an existing order is in place, or a change in child support.

Custody, visitation, and child support cases can often become complex and parents frequently request to have the details of their existing parenting plans and agreements modified. Whether you’re wanting to completely redo your current agreement or want to request minor adjustments, our team can assist you to get the best possible outcome.

Why Choose The Law Office of Young, Kuhl & Frick, LLC?

With over fifty-three years of combined legal experience, our family law firm is comprised of a team that’s skilled in both negotiation and litigation, handling family law matters from the most complex to the most straightforward.

We have offices in Lee’s Summit, Missouri (consultations by appointment only). In addition to our physical location, our firm’s family and divorce attorneys have practiced in Jackson, Clay, Cass, Lafayette, and Platte County, Missouri as well as Johnson County, Kansas. If you require a divorce attorney in Lee’s Summit or the surrounding Kansas City area, click the link below to contact us.



Do you have questions regarding a dissolution of marriage, paternity actions, or any other family law matter? Our team is here to help. While we can’t give legal advice over the phone or via the internet, we can schedule a consultation to discuss your family law matter. Call (816) 246-9981 or click the link below to request a consultation today.