Family Law

Family law issues can be some of the most difficult for people to deal with. Divorce, child custody and restraining orders are not easy on anyone, the assistance of an attorney so important. When facing life-altering circumstances, you need an attorney that will look out for your best interests.

At Frank & Kealy we have worked with many clients who have found themselves confronted with family law issues, we understand how difficult it can be on both you and your children.


Divorce is one of the most traumatic experiences that a person can experience in their lifetime. The process can be lengthy, complex, and emotionally draining. You need Frank & Kealy at your side to help you navigate through the tangled process of divorce. Frank & Kealy are attorneys who are skilled at handling all types of matters in a divorce.

In any divorce case, property division and spousal support are two of the biggest considerations to spouses must come to terms. This includes determining marital and non-marital property, equitably distributing marital property and determining whether and to what extent one spouse should provide the other with alimony. If there are children involved, child custody and child support must also be considered. Shared parental responsibility plans, otherwise known as Parenting Plans, must be drafted and agreed upon by the parties or ordered by the Court.

When possible, we try to mediate a solution between both parties that leaves both spouses satisfied with the result. However, our office is skilled at litigation and is not afraid to take your divorce case to trial in order to ensure that you are properly compensated for your contributions to the marriage.

Frank & Kealy provides effective solutions to family law issues including, not limited to:

  • Divorce
    • Divorce Procedure Summary
    • Contested Divorce
    • Uncontested Divorce
    • Collaborative Divorce
    • Father’s Rights
    • Child Support
    • Child Custody
    • Child Relocation
    • Alimony
    • Asset & Debt Division
    • Retirement & Pension Division in Divorce
    • Low Cost/Flat Fee Unbundled Services
  • Family Law
    • Paternity
    • Child Support Modification
    • Modification & Enforcement of Final Judgments
    • Mediation

We know how difficult it can be in many cases for our clients, and we can empathize with their situation. We strive to keep our clients informed and to be responsive to their concerns. This is a personal goal for each one of us at Frank & Kealy.

Contact Attorneys Frank & Kealy in Chelmsford, Massachusetts for a confidential consultation. We serve clients throughout Middlesex County, Essex County, Merrimack Valley region including: Chelmsford, Lowell, Methuen, Tewksbury, Dracut, Dunstable, Andover, Reading, North Reading, Billerica, Lawrence, Massachusetts.