Family Law Attorney

Family disputes are usually emotional, and regardless of the level of complexity involved in the situation, you want to feel confident in the lawyer representing your interests. At The Law Offices of Frederick F. Ward II, LLC, we have been handling family matters for more than 30 years. We are led by an experienced divorce attorney who takes a proactive, assertive approach to working with clients.

Attorney Fred Ward was selected by his peers to mediate divorce in the Superior Court and has held this designation for more than 25 years. Additionally, he is a National Mediation Board and AAA arbitrator, FMCS mediator, and a mediator for the Connecticut State Board of Education. Fred is a member of the Connecticut Collaborative Divorce Group

Family Law Areas of Focus

At The Law Offices of Frederick F. Ward II, LLC, we represent individuals and families in a broad range of matters to family law, including:

  • Divorce
  • Same sex divorce
  • High-asset divorce
  • Divorce for professionals and business owners
  • Asset protection in high-asset divorce
  • Property settlements involving businesses, real estate and stock options
  • Complex property division
  • Spousal support/alimony
  • Child support
  • Child custody
  • Child custody modifications and relocation
  • Legal separation

We also help clients explore options for settling their divorces outside of court:

  • Mediation
  • Collaborative law

Complex Divorce

Our firm focuses its attention on clients who have high-dollar assets and are going though a divorce. In high-asset divorce cases, we represent both men and women, including those seeking to dissolve a same-sex marriage. Each situation is unique, and we will work closely with you to determine the best way to succeed.

Modifications and Contempt Actions

We represent people seeking to modify agreements as well as defending people against modifications and contempt charges that arise after an order has been entered. An experienced attorney can make all the different as you seek an agreement that respects your rights.

Contact Our West Hartford Law Firm

If you have questions or concerns about your divorce, family law, or related matters, please contact us at 860-983-6175. Located in West Hartford, we handle cases in Hartford County, and throughout the Connecticut River Valley and beyond.