Family Law


Divorce/Custody/Adoption
Deutsch Williams family law practice represents clients in contested and uncontested family law matters and probate litigation throughout Massachusetts. We provide services in the following areas:

  • Divorce, including alimony, property division and child support
  • Custody and visitation issues
  • Enforcement, defense and modification of alimony and support obligations
  • Representation of children
  • Paternity disputes
  • Prenuptial agreements
  • Property ownership or division agreement for unmarried individuals
  • Adoption
  • Guardianship and conservatorship
  • Sophisticated representation in appeals of family and probate law matters
  • Will contests and probate account disputes
  • Trust litigation
  • Domestic violence
  • Dispute resolution, including mediation, case evaluation and arbitration
  • International and Hague Convention Matters

We bring a wealth of expertise and experience to resolve family-centered disputes. We are knowledgeable in property matters, sensitive to the emotional needs of our clients, highly skilled in negotiation and litigation, and vigilant and vigorous in pursuing our clients' objectives. Our attorneys are also trained as neutrals.

As part of a full-service law firm, we have the ability to serve our clients more effectively through access to our attorneys in other specialized practice areas where family or probate issues often arise, including business, tax, real estate, immigration and trust and estate planning. Our objective is to provide each client with the best representation at competitive rates for both simple and complex cases.

Practicing Attorneys:

Thomas J. Barbar