Family Law

Family law is a practice area that encompasses the legal issues that face families. At the Law Firm of William S. Schneider, it is our responsibility to assist an individual and their family members through one of the most stressful experiences in life. Whether your case is settled through negotiation or litigation, you can expect that William S. Schneider will handle your case fairly and compassionately.

Areas of Family Law that people are most concerned with and that are best served by experienced Family Law legal representation include:

  • Divorce
  • Parental Rights & Responsibilities
  • Child Custody & Support
  • Spousal Maintenance & Alimony
  • Domestic Violence & Protection Orders
  • Post-Judgment Modifications
  • Paternity
  • Civil Name Change
  • Step-Parenting, Adoption, Guardianship
  • Grandparent Rights

Child Custody and Visitation

Fairness is a top concern of Colorado courts when it comes to Child Custody and Visitation. Divorced people or couples about to separate who have minor children in the home need to keep this in mind when they discuss these important issues. Attorney William S. Schneider has helped hundreds of parents set up agreeable schedules...

Child Support

When parents divorce, separate or live apart, one parent may be required to make child support payments to the other. If you need to collect child support from your child’s other parent, or if you are being asked to pay child support, it’s wise to obtain counsel from a qualified child support attorney in order...

Division of Property

Division of Property can become a heated argument when a couple divorces, but there are good ways to solve this problem at the Law Office of William S. Schneider LLC, Centennial, CO. William has a solid background in psychology, law and relationship building. He has helped hundreds of couples come to fair agreements over division...

Divorce and Legal Separation – uncontested/contested

The Law Office of William S. Schneider LLC is a family law firm located in Centennial, Colorado. The firm serves clients located in the Denver metropolitan area and outlying counties. Attorney William S. Schneider is a solo practitioner who has helped hundreds of families achieve a fair and cost-effective resolution to their family law dispute....

Legal Services/Free Initial Consultation

People in the Denver Metropolitan Area and outlying counties visit the Law Office of William S. Schneider LLC, Centennial, CO, for help with Family Law matters. This broad area of law practice is a central focus of work by Attorney William Scott Schneider. He enjoys helping families find answers to often difficult problems that concern...


When a couple is divorced or legally separated, one spouse usually is ordered by the Colorado courts to pay the other maintenance money or alimony, for a period of time. The amount and time period is calculated according to a statutory formula. If you are looking at payment of maintenance or alimony, it is wise...