Bucks County Family Lawyer
Offering guidance where the law and people intersect.
When life is coming apart at the seams, you need a family lawyer passionate about carrying people through the storm.
Bringing Honesty & Compassion to Your Case
You’re not just another case; you’re a person dealing with a life-altering situation.
For almost 15 years, attorney Susan Gibson has provided clients with trustworthy representation in family law cases ranging from divorce to child custody and support. Attorney Gibson’s hands-on approach has helped countless clients navigate the murky waters of family court.
She ensures you’re aware of all available options and won’t leave you guessing about what obstacles may be ahead. This transparency allows her to devise the right plan to get your life back on track, whether that’s through a settlement or court.
Practical Solutions for Complex Family Law Matters
When emotions run high, we ensure you’re treated fairly.
Whether it’s child custody disputes or an uncooperative spouse, your family law attorney levels the playing field by solving your legal problem. Gibson Family Law, PLLC focuses on the following practice areas:
Divorce looks different for everyone, depending on their circumstances. Pennsylvania is a no-fault state for divorce, and the process can get complicated. However, your family law attorney informs you of Pennsylvania divorce requirements and helps you file the necessary paperwork.Read More
Pennsylvania law determines the division of property based on what’s equitable, not equal. The court’s goal is to put both parties in almost the same position they would be if they remained married. Your attorney will evaluate your assets, highlight any issues, and assess all available arguments in your case.Read More
Many parents have varying degrees of shared physical custody of their children, and much goes into the final decision. In Bucks County's Court Conciliation and Evaluation Services program, an evaluator will talk to parents, children, and other relatives to give the court information on both parties to resolve any child custody disputes.Read More
With adequate information, your attorney advocates for your position so that the Court can determine the amount you can expect to pay in child support. Cooperation and transparency are key to achieving a desirable outcome. If things change in the future, your child support may be modified.Read More
Like child support, spousal support is driven by income and earning capacity. For complex income situations, your family law attorney works with and collaborates with forensic accountants to determine net income available for support.Read More
Although newlyweds don’t consider the possibility of divorce, a prenuptial agreement determines what happens to your assets if one occurs. Your attorney can establish a plan if you and your spouse divorce to ensure your future is secure.Read More
Like prenuptial agreements, a postnuptial agreement sets forth what will happen to you and your spouse’s assets after a divorce. The difference is that a postnuptial agreement occurs after you’re already married.Read More
A domestic habitation agreement is a contract that establishes each partners’ rights when they wish to live together but not marry one another for personal or legal reasons. Without an agreement, you’re vulnerable to legal complications down the road if you choose to separate.
Like any divorce, same-sex couples must endure a similar process when they wish to end their marriage. However, there could be unique factors that could come up in your case. Let a family law attorney listen to your story and provide a smooth divorce process.
Tried & True Legal Advice in Bucks County
Susan was a wealth of information and gave me many options to consider.
When you’re dealing with family law matters, it’s hard to know who to trust and what your options are. Attorney Gibson has earned a reputation as a knowledgeable and honest family lawyer who’s willing to do whatever is necessary to help you move on.