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Temporary Relief

You Do Not Have to Wait Until Your Divorce is Final.

Divorce is often a complex and stressful ordeal, especially if it is hotly contested. While there may be a lot of financial uncertainty and could leave you in limbo until the conclusion of the divorce, it is possible to obtain temporary relief to help you address those concerns right away.

At Smith Law Offices, LLC, we understand what it takes to get the temporary relief you need. With more than three decades of collective experience, our St. Charles lawyers have a comprehensive understanding of the Missouri divorce laws to help you navigate through the intricacies of the legal system.

Types of Temporary Relief Available

There are a variety of temporary relief available for those interested in divorce. Our legal team can help you request any of the reliefs listed below early on in the court process.

The following are types of temporary relief:

  • Temporary alimony – Provides financial support for your spouse while divorce is pending
  • Temporary child support – Provides financial support for children under 18 years of age
  • Temporary child custody – Establishes temporary guidelines for custody of children while divorce is pending
  • Temporary attorney fees and litigation expenses – Covers costs of the divorce process until it is finalized
  • Temporary denial of passport or temporary orders based on removal of children – Prevents spouse from removing children from your location in an attempt to hide or prevent contact with you
  • Freezing assets – Prevents your spouse from spending or hiding any marital assets
  • Domestic violence injunctions – Protects you and your children from an abusive spouse

Call (636) 400-1177 for Help Today!

Our St. Charles attorneys can review your case and determine all of your legal options. Do not hesitate to recovery temporary relief immediately.

Contact us and request a consultation today.

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  • “Smith offices were amazing! My attorneys did everything possible to help my situation. I would recommend them to anyone in need of a great attorney. Can’t say enough kind words about this place!”

    - Rachel W.
  • “Mr. Smith is rated as one of the top 50 attorneys in the St. Louis Area. I believe he deserves that honor. If you need a family law attorney, I highly recommend him. During our initial consultation, Mr. Smith took the time to understand me and my situation”

    - Shar C.
  • “We have worked with Smith Law for some time for my wife's immigration to the U.S. We considered trying it on our own, but a good friend highly recommended Smith Law and suggested we, at least look into using them.”

    - Maria R.
  • “They are very accommodating and know what they are doing. I had a great experience with them. God bless this business!”

    - Jessa M.
  • “Going through a divorce after 25 years of marriage was frightening. They made the process as easy as they could. I felt protected.”

    - Tammy G.

Why Hire Smith Law Offices, LLC

  • Well Respected by Colleagues
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  • We Speak Spanish, French & Russian
  • Providing One-On-One Attention
  • More Than 30 Years of Combined Legal Experience