Gastonia Family Law Attorney

If you have made the difficult decision to end your marriage or if you face an equally emotional family law matter such as a custody dispute, adoption or a petition to modify an original divorce decree, it is important to put an experienced attorney on your side who will protect your rights.

The Law Offices of Geoffrey A. Planer in Gastonia, North Carolina, has provided knowledgeable legal counsel since 1974. Our clients appreciate our firm's emphasis on clear, concise client communication, as well as our straightforward approach in setting realistic expectations.

Divorce, adoption and other family law issues often result in the need to address or modify estate plans. Our lawyers are experienced in handling all estate planning matters, including modifications to wills, guardianships and durable powers of attorney. We also counsel individuals regarding financial hardship related to divorce including bankruptcy.

Over the course of four decades of representing clients in family law matters, the Law Offices of Geoffrey A. Planer has established a reputation for helping clients resolve issues through negotiations rather than litigation. By doing so, our firm controls costs and allows our clients to retain more control over the structure of their post-divorce lives.

Committed To Your Cause

We tailor solutions to suit each client's unique situation. We can advance your interests and protect your rights in the full spectrum of family law issues, including:

Although we are effective negotiators who resolve a number of issues without going to trial, our Gastonia family law attorneys are always prepared to advocate for you in court if a fair agreement cannot be reached through negotiations.

We welcome the opportunity to review your situation and answer any questions you have regarding divorce or any family law matter. Our fee for a family law consultation can be applied toward any cost of services we provide for you.

Call 704-864-0235 or use our contact form to provide a few details about your situation and schedule an appointment.