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Family Law is the general term used to refer to the various actions regarding marital relationships and relationships between parents and children, as well as violence between family, friends or acquaintances. The Family Law Department assists people with the following legal issues:
- Divorce, Legal Separation, Nullity
- Establishing Parentage
- Child Custody and Visitation
- Child Support, Spousal Support, Family Support
- Marital Property Division
- Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
Fresno Superior Court provides interpreting services to all trial court proceedings in criminal, traffic, and juvenile delinquency proceedings. For more information, click on the FAQ button on this page.
Other Types of Cases Involving Children
Information specific to children under 18 years of age, can be found in Juvenile.
Guardianship of minors is addressed in the Probate section Department of Children and Family Services of this website.
Information on other services for Children and Families may be found at: by clicking here.
The Family Law Department will serve the Community with fairness and efficiency, encourage cooperation with all public and private individuals and organizations, promote confidence and trust in the judicial system, and perform its duties with the highest ethical standards.