Divorce And Family Law

White Stone Custody Attorneys

Getting a divorce, custody, or child or spousal support is a major and stressful life transition for most clients. Similarly, some clients will need counseling before marriage in case their marriage fails. Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, L.L.P., strives to assist clients efficiently and painlessly through the full range of family law issues, from drafting prenuptial, separation, and postnuptial agreements, to representing clients in divorce, custody, property division and support matters.

Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, L.L.P.: A port in the storm


Our domestic relations practice also coordinates with our corporate and estate planning practices to assist with family law matters reaching clients' business, professional, and taxation affairs. We litigate both in the Circuit Court and the Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Court.
Those who wish to learn more before consulting with our divorce and family lawyers may wish to review the Virginia State Bar's fine primers on divorce in Virginia, children & divorce, and financial issues in divorce. We also recommend Laura A. Thornton's excellent Ten Family Law Dos and Don'ts.

Partners Bill Curdts and Elizabeth Hurd lead the firm's divorce and family law practice.

Guardian Ad Litem

Ms. Hurd is one of only a few attorneys in the Northern Neck approved by the courts to serve as a guardian ad litem for children in contested custody proceedings.

Our attorneys also occasionally serve as guardians ad litem for incapacitated adults.

Steadfast Representation

Whether you are considering divorce or seeking spousal or child support, our lawyers at Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, L.L.P., work relentlessly to assure that you and those who depend on you receive everything you deserve. We are deeply committed to our clients' divorce and family law matters because we understand both how important and personal your case is and how difficult it can be to find a voice when your adversaries are so close to you. We help clients negotiate and draft marital agreements and represent clients' interests in court.

Contact our Northern Neck and Middle Peninsula Divorce and Family Law Attorneys

To speak with a Lancaster County lawyer about your divorce or family law questions, contact Dunton, Simmons & Dunton, L.L.P., in White Stone, Virginia. To contact our law office, call 804-435-5069, 866-603-0774or contact us by e-mail.