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  1. Surrendering Firearms in Domestic Violence Cases

    Victims of domestic violence often ask me if the abuser can keep firearms after committing domestic violence. My response always begins with a recitation of the following statutes. 50B-3.1 (a) Required Surrender of Firearms. – Upon issuance of an emergency or ex parte order pursuant to this Chapter, the court...
  2. NC Child Support Guidelines

    Child Support in North Carolina is based on the North Carolina child support guidelines. These guidelines can be found online at, where you can use an on-line calculator to determine the amount of child support owed. Child support is calculated based upon each parent’s income. It may be paid...
  3. Violation of Court Orders

    Violation of a court order is serious business. This is especially true in family law matters involving child custody, child support, and alimony because violating parties can be sent to jail. When one party violates a court order, the other party can file a Motion for Order to Show Cause asking a judge to force the violating party to appear...

Call the Law Office of John P. Fernandez if you have questions or need legal representation in a family law matter. John Fernandez is licensed to practice law in North Carolina. The laws of North Carolina may differ from other states and no information contained herein should be considered legal advice.

About John Fernandez

John P. Fernandez | Child Custody and Divorce Lawyer | Raleigh, NCAttorney John Fernandez works with North Carolina individuals and families who need advice or representation in estate planning and administration matters. John provides an in-depth analysis of each client’s needs and works toward reducing estate taxes, avoiding probate and ensuring that health care decisions are handled appropriately. John helps individuals with modest and large estates achieve their goals.


John P. Fernandez
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Chapel Hill, NC 27517
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