Family Law

The Law Office of Anthony W. Greco is committed to providing each and every Client with professional, aggressive and practical representation, while being sensitive to the Client’s unique concerns and goals. With more than 22 years of experience in all areas of family law, our firm is equipped to deal with all issues involved in any Divorce, Dissolution, Spousal Support, Child Custody, Child Support or Grandparent Rights issue.

Divorce
If you are facing a Divorce, Choosing the Right Attorney with the Experience, Attitude and Ability to help you achieve your goals, is the most important first step. At your initial consultation, Anthony Greco will listen to you explain the factual circumstances involved in your situation, as well as what your personal and financial needs and goals are for the Divorce.  Anthony will then assist you in understanding the legal issues which effect your case, while developing a legal strategy to address both your short term and long term concerns.  Read More

Dissolution
In a Dissolution, the parties have agreed upon each and every issue prior to the filing of any action with the Court including but not limited to the division of marital assets, custody, parenting time (visitation), child support and spousal support (alimony). A Dissolution is much more economical and can be completed within 60 days from the filing of the initial Petition for Dissolution with the Court.  Read More

Choosing between Divorce and Dissolution

Custody 
As a contested Child Custody case is always a battle, and often deals with “judging” which parent is the best parent to make the decisions for the child, choosing an attorney who is ready, willing and able to aggressively go after the evidence to prove their Client’s case, is often the difference between winning and losing. Read More

Shared Parenting  :  Unmarried Mother – Custody Rights  :  Father’s Rights

Grandparent Rights
One of the most common questions our office receives involves Grandparent Rights when a grandparent is concerned about their grandchild’s well being. Grandparents do have legal rights in Ohio. Grandparents rights’ include both, custody or grandparent visitation. That is why it is absolutely critical to consult with an attorney. Read More

Child Support
We understand the stress and the confusion that individuals and families deal with when facing issues related to Child Support issues, whether it is the initial Child Support Order, or a modification of a Child Support  due to a change in the needs of the children or the incomes of the parents. Read More

High Income Child Support
When calculating child support, the first step a trial court must take is to determine the income’s of the parent’s.  Once each parents’ income is determined, the incomes are combined for purposes of applying the child support guidelines.  If the combined gross income of the parent’s are more than $150,000. Read More

How to change Child Support?

Spousal Support (Alimony)
Of all the issues associated with ending a marriage, spousal support (alimony) can be one of the most contentious and difficult to predict. This is because the amount of spousal support, and length or term of spousal support (how long), is primarily within the discretion of the judge assigned to the case. Read More

Civil Protection Orders
Civil Protection Orders are sometimes called “Stay Away” Orders, and they can result from accusations which may include spousal abuse or child abuse, whether it is physical, mental or verbal. These types of issues are generally handled in common pleas court domestic relations division, however, in certain circumstances the can be handled in common pleas court, general division. Read More

Legal Separation
Under Ohio law there are only three ways to terminate a Marriage: Divorce, Dissolution and Annulment. Legal Separation does not legally terminate a marriage. If you have a Legal Separation you cannot remarry, and there are potentially other issues which involve the filing of your taxes, what happens to assets and liabilities if one of the parties dies or becomes mentally or physically incapacitated. Read More

Prenuptial Agreements
A Prenuptial Agreement (also known as an “ante nuptial” agreement) is a contract between a man and a woman who are anticipating getting married. This contract must be properly prepared and signed prior to marriage. The prenuptial agreement details each of the parties’ rights and obligations in the event of Divorce or Dissolution, and or the death of either party. Read More