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Family Law Attorney, Family Lawyer in Las Cruces and El Paso
Divorce is stressful for nearly everyone, even when the decision is mutual and amicable. A contested divorce is even more so. Dividing one household into two carries emotional and practical burdens. Divorces in Texas may include unexpected complexities as both parties prepare to divide assets and debts, determine spousal support, arrange child custody and visitation agreements, and accept a family court’s decree regarding child support that they will pay or receive.

If you require legal aid from an experienced family lawyer, the Perales Law Firm can help. We provide the guidance you and your family deserve in order to properly navigate this difficult process.

Confronting Legal Aspects of Contested Divorce

Sometimes, a divorce case will have a handful of challenging issues with strong emotional or financial elements that make it difficult to resolve. For this reason, it’s necessary to team up with an experienced attorney. Mr. Perales, a family lawyer, has the experience your family deserves and needs to get through this difficult time. He will provide wise and experienced counsel so everyone in your family will understand exactly what must be done in order for your case to succeed. In fact, his counsel often proves to be the key to resolving even the most challenging situations. You can have confidence knowing a committed family lawyer will be on your side.

The Perales Law Firm is built upon a record of success in achieving results through negotiation or mediation. In instances where mediated results cannot be achieved, Mr. Perales will prevail in litigation. When it comes to family law practice, the Perales Law Firm focuses on a wide range of legal issues, including:


We represent clients in contested and uncontested divorces, legal separation, and annulments. As a family lawyer, Mr. Perales will also prepare prenuptial and postnuptial agreements.

Marital Property Division & Alimony

We handle the division of marital assets including:

  • the marital home
  • real estate
  • asset and debt division
  • bank accounts
  • business interests
  • retirement accounts
  • pension plans
  • stock options
  • personal property

Some divorces involve court-mandated spousal support (alimony), as well.

Child Custody

We provide advice and counsel to clients who are facing issues regarding child custody and placement. If your family is concerned with visitation rights, guardianships, legal custody, and physical custody, our family lawyer can help.

Child Support

We advise parents on child support calculations and deviations from standard formulas. Additionally, our family lawyer represents parents in child support modification and child support enforcement disputes.

Domestic Abuse

The Perales Law Firm represents men and women in cases alleging domestic abuse, domestic violence, and child abuse. We also provide legal assistance if the party seeks protective or restraining orders, or if the party requires legal assistance in the prevention of stalking or other types of domestic abuse or harassment.


We handle cases regarding the adjudication and legal recognition of parenthood, child custody, visitation, and child support.

Stepparent Adoption

We assist families in stepparent adoption processes, including termination of parental rights of absentee parents and other legal requirements. If your family is has questions regarding this process, please contact us today.

The Importance of Qualified Legal Counsel

At the Perales Law Firm, you will have access to a lawyer who is knowledgeable in all areas of family law. Mr. Perales is prepared to advocate for your best interests in areas such as child custody and spousal support. The Perales Law Firm will not only handle legal aspects of your divorce; we will connect you with community resources. We’re committed to ensuring your family receives the help it needs!

When it comes to family law, it’s necessary to team up with a family lawyer who understands exactly what you’re going through. No matter what you’re facing, attorney Perales is ready to help! Give our office a call today to schedule your initial consultation.