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Pro Se Family Law Pleadings for Individuals Without Lawyers for Use in D.C. Family Court

These legal documents have been designed by the D.C. Bar Pro Bono Program’s Family Law Representation Committee to help people without lawyers in D.C. Family Court. They can be used in court cases related to divorces, child custody, paternity, child support, or standby guardianships.

These free materials are intended for people who do not have lawyers. If you have a lawyer, your lawyer will draft the legal documents you need, tailored to your own specific case.

The information in this Web site is presented by the D.C. Bar as a service to its members and the public. Although the Bar attempts to keep this information current and accurate, it makes no warranty or guarantee that it is correct, complete, or up–to–date.

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Annulment, Divorce, and Separation

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Custody

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Paternity and Child Support

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Motions

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Request to Have Court Fees Waived

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Standby Guardianship Package

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Service of Process

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