Metairie ▪ New Orleans Divorce Attorney

Debra Kesler ▪ New Orleans Divorce and Family Law Attorney

Since 1985, New Orleans divorce attorney Debra Kesler has provided legal representation to families throughout Southeast Louisiana. If your life has been turned upside down by family legal difficulties, you’ve come to the right place for help.

Who will you entrust with your family legal problems? Divorce, child custody, relocation, property settlements, domestic violence – these very personal issues can be emotionally and financially devastating. But they don’t have to be. An effective family law attorney can help you resolve each legal issue so you can regain control and move on with your life.

Family problems can be the most serious issues in law. Through 27 years of family law practice, I know how overwhelming family problems can be and how difficult it is to see a marriage end. I am very experienced in these matters and will guide you through the legal process.

Our areas of practice include:

  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Alimony/Spousal Support
  • Community Property Settlements
  • Modification Orders
  • Relocation
  • Enforcement Proceedings
  • Grandparent Rights
  • Prenuptial
  • Postnuptial
  • Paternity
  • Adoption
  • Interdiction
  • Collaborative Law
  • Protective Orders

Board Certified Family Law Specialist Certified by the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization

Hiring a family law attorney is a major decision. The title of Board Certified Family Law Specialist helps you know that I am able to handle the most complex family law challenges. It means I am one of the few New Orleans divorce attorneys who meet the rigorous certification requirements established by the Louisiana Board of Legal Specialization.

Family law deals with much more than divorce. It touches the most important things in your life – your children, your home, your relationships, and your money. Practicing exclusively in family law, my firm will serve as a deep and productive resource for you and your family.

Your Total Solution to Family Law Issues

From the moment you meet with me to explain your situation, I will give you straight answers, clear legal advice and compassionate advocacy.

In many legal family matters, perplexing or complex issues will arise. My experience as a New Orleans divorce and family law attorney can be a tremendous asset when trying to reach the most desirable outcome. If a legal question emerges in a family law case, chances are I have seen it many times before and am knowledgeable of the action and the argument.

A good attorney will educate you. Beginning with our first meeting, I will give you the information you need that will help you prepare for divorce. This includes how the law may affect you, and what you might expect as far as alimony, child custody, child support, property division, and many other issues.

We Are Ready to Make a Difference for You

  1. Call divorce attorney Debra Kesler and we will start helping you move forward confidently with your life.
  2. Please use the free family law resources offered on this site, including access to child support calculators, child custody organizational tools, resources for parents, marriage help, and Louisiana court information, maps, and legal forms.

Based in Metairie, New Orleans divorce attorney Debra Kesler provides legal representation to clients in Jefferson Parish, Orleans Parish, St. Tammany Parish, St. Charles Parish, and St. John the Baptist Parish.