Resolving Matters That Affect Your Family

When a legal problem affects your family, emotion can cloud your decision making. You may need to fight through a divorce to protect relationships with children or your future finances. If you receive notice of a paternity action after a night in the Seville quarter on college night, you need skilled legal counsel.

Experienced Legal Help For Families In Florida And Alabama

Attorney James M. Burns is known for his skillful and efficient handling of divorce and other family law disputes throughout the Pensacola-area community. He has built a widespread reputation for helping divorcing clients get the results they need, whether that requires assertive negotiation or representation at trial.

Delivering Results In All Areas Of Family Law And Divorce

Clients of all ages and occupations turn to Mr. Burns when their parental rights, financial stability or both hang in the balance. He is a proven resource for professionals, wage earners, military personnel and anyone else with family law challenges to overcome.

Many clients come to him based on recommendations from other attorneys and friends who were impressed with his work. He emphasizes results and affordability in matters such as:

  • Contested and uncontested divorce: Whether your case can be resolved amicably or it requires preparation for trial, you will have a practical lawyer at your side.
  • Military divorce: Unique concerns affect service members — whether active duty stationed at Naval Air Station Pensacola or retired and now flying for Delta or working private contractor jobs in Afghanistan — as well as their spouses who may have a home base in Navarre.
  • Child custody and support: You can depend on skilled representation of your interests in these all child-related aspects of divorce, paternity disputes or when life changes make modifying a prior order necessary.
  • Property division and spousal support: Seek the best possible financial outcome, which may require fighting a soon-to-be ex's unreasonable demands.

Free Consultation ~ Personalized Attention ~ Results

Whether you have questions about the divorce process or a pending paternity matter, attorney James M. Burns will provide the quality representation you need.

For a free initial consultation, call 850-462-8423 or send an email inquiry now. In addition to his work in Escambia and Santa Rosa counties in Florida, he is licensed to practice in Alabama and handles matters in Baldwin County.