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Have a Complex Family Law Matter? Call (504) 217-2006.

At Chehardy Sherman Williams, our family law attorneys understand that more is at stake than mere settlements and rulings when it comes to legal matters involving the family. If you are considering divorce or are in the middle of a child custody battle, we are here to help.

Our lawyers can work to lay a positive foundation for future interactions. It is crucial for ex-spouses to be able to maintain a working relationship especially if there are children involved. Though you may want to "stick it" to your former spouse, it's almost always in everyone's best interests to find a solution that is as mutually beneficial as possible so everyone can "move forward."


If you are filing for divorce, contact Chehardy Sherman Wiliams at (504) 217-2006 for a consultation. Our family lawyer in New Orleans is ready to help. We have locations in Metairie and Hammond.


Do I Need a Family Law Attorney?

Legal matters involving family can make things complicated. Your energy may be drained, your emotions strained, and you still need to stay on top of your day-to-day life duties; you might not have any time or energy to research Louisiana family law. Take the burden off your shoulders and let experienced attorneys fight for you. You don't have to worry with Chehardy Sherman Williams. Our team can handle all types of family law matters, including:

  • Divorce
  • Child custody and support
  • Spousal support
  • Division of assets & liabilities
  • Pre and post-nuptial agreements

Mediation: An Alternative To Divorce

Perhaps the best reason to choose family law lawyers who are skilled in conflict management and resolution is the fact that it may keep you out of the courtroom altogether. Whenever spouses can mutually agree upon issues like custody, child support, and the division of assets, the entire process becomes far less expensive and time-consuming. Though couples can't always find commonality on their own, our family law lawyers have extensive experience as outside mediators to help you reach a resolution. Contact us today.

Call a New Orleans Family Law Attorney Today (504) 217-2006

Turn to a New Orleans family law lawyer with a thorough understanding of the law and also demonstrates compassion, charisma, and creativity. This is especially true in the context of family law, where each dispute can be fraught with acrimony and betrayal. The most skilled family attorneys are able to carry themselves with a delicacy and sensitivity that moves both parties towards resolution without adding additional fuel to the fire.

Whether you're contemplating an "at-fault" or "no-fault" filing, Chehardy Sherman Williams is here to make the journey with you. Centrally located within easy reach of New Orleans, Kenner, and the Northshore, our attorneys are just a phone call away.

Call (504) 217-2006 to schedule a consultation with a New Orleans family law lawyer!