The Law Offices of James L. Rouse

Navigate Through Life's Many Legal Surprises



The Law Offices of James L. Rouse is committed to representing families compassionately and with the utmost professionalism, so that they may be able to get past the most difficult legal situations.

Divorce is a very difficult time in a family’s life. The Law Offices of James L. Rouse provides compassionate legal services to navigate through this time and the legal process at the same time. We emphasize the importance of finding solutions and communicating our client’s goals to their previous partner to minimize the negative impact of divorce.

Child Custody and Support
Children are a family’s most valuable asset. One should consult with an attorney to ensure all factors are considered at a custody hearing. Child custody affects child support.  The Law Offices of James L. Rouse will go over options that fit your specific resources, schedule and goals.

Prenuptial and Premarital Agreements
Prenuptial and Premarital Agreements can be a tool in a relationship to allow couples to transition into marriage with a clear picture of their mutually planned financial futures. Allow us to navigate you through your financial plans and goals to come up with an agreement that secures your future. 

Contempt Filings
Once an order has been given by a court of law, any deviation of that order may be considered contempt. There may be negotiations that can be worked out between the parties before a order of contempt is filed. Here at the Law Offices of James L. Rouse we are dedicated to helping you navigate through the legal process and ensure you receive the benefit of the court’s ruling. 

Dispute Resolution (Separation Agreements, Reconciliation Agreements and Post Marital Agreements)
If you need the legal advise of counsel during a major change in life or particularly rough time  please contact us. We specialize in agreements between spouses that transition families into new lifestyle arrangements. If you are going through a life change, contact us.