Family Law

We provide low-cost representation in various aspects of family law. DCALF prioritizes the legal needs and financial security of our clients by providing compassionate, client-centered representation during some of life’s most challenging moments. Our goal is to ensure that our clients can move forward with their lives and feel confident and secure in their outcomes. DCALF attorneys bring passionate, client-centered, and efficient advocacy to your family law case.

Our services include:

Child Custody  – We represent individuals who need of assistance with filing for custody, planning and implementing original custody and visitation arrangements, modifying a child custody order, or filing a third party child custody claim.

Divorce We represent individuals who are contemplating divorce, have already filed a complaint for divorce but need legal assistance moving forward, and those who have been served with a complaint for divorce from their spouse.


We provide initial consultations for a set fee of $75. At the initial consultation, clients meet with a DCALF attorney and receive preliminary legal advice. If DCALF accepts a case for further representation, we charge an hourly rate of $75. Some clients may have the option to pay a flat rate for particular legal services. We provide an estimate of costs at the beginning of all cases. Please feel free to ask us any questions you may have about our fees.

If you would like help with a family law or domestic violence issue, please call us at 202-844-5430 or fill out our online form and a DCALF attorney will contact you.