Divorce and Family Law

Attorneys who practice in this area of law are often referred to as divorce lawyers, but many divorce lawyers may also be mediators and handle a wide range of family issues beyond divorce. Family relationships are complicated, and the agreements and decisions surrounding them are also difficult. Obtaining solid advice from a lawyer that specializes in divorce is the surest way to avoid mistakes and avoid the pitfalls of the uninformed.

Mediation works in simple and complex situations. Click to Listen below.


Top 5 Benefits of Divorce Mediation


We recognize that matters involving divorce and other family matters are stressful to the parties and their families and we pride ourselves on our ability to deal with these legal issues and personal stresses in a completely professional manner. Our family law attorneys make sure that they protect the interest of our clients.




One of the strengths of our law firm is in the divorce and family law area, which includes, but is not limited to, the following:

We understand the time and emotional turmoil that family law issues can cause clients.  Our attorneys are trained and experienced to guide our clients through these extremely personal issues.  The attorneys at our firm are available at all times to address your questions and needs.

The attorneys at Carter DeYoung represent family law clients throughout the Commonwealth of Massachusetts including Nantucket and Martha’s Vineyard.

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