Covington, Louisiana Attorney Serves Community Through Skilled Legal Representation
Tammany Parish family, personal injury and criminal law firm with more than 18 years of experience At O'Connor Law Firm, clients come first. When you call our office, we listen to you and strive to make sure you get the quality representation you deserve. We work our hardest to resolve your legal issues in the most effective, cost-efficient manner. We can help you with: -Family law -Divorce -Uncontested divorce -Criminal law -Personal injury -Adoption -Child custody -Child support -Domestic violence -Alimony -Child abuse and neglect -Grandparents visitation rights -Domestic partnerships -Paternity -Premarital agreements -Spousal support -Visitation rights -DUI/DWI -Misdemeanors -Traffic violations -Automobile accidents -Catastrophic injury -Dog bites -Animal bites -Premises liability -Wrongful death Covington lawyer with a reputation for professionalism, dedication and results We have gained a reputation for our integrity and dedication to excellent legal counsel. We take great pride and satisfaction in our work and dedicate our time and energy to make sure your legal issues are resolved favorably. When you turn to our law practice, you can be sure your case is handled with respect and care. We know that each case is unique, and we work hard to develop innovative strategies and effective solutions to your legal challenges.
302 West 26th Avenue
Covington LA 70433
Full-service family law firm in Covington
Whether you are anticipating the joys of adoption or experiencing the frustrations of marital conflict, O'Connor Law Firm can help. Attorney Sheila O'Connor has served families in Covington for more than 18 years. We provide legal services in all areas of family law including: -Adoption -Alimony -Child custody and visitation -Child support -Child support modification and enforcement -Divorce -Juvenile delinquency and dependency proceedings -Mediation -Pre- and post-nuptial agreements Adoption Our firm assists families with all aspects of international and domestic adoptions. We handle the legalities of your adoption so that you can concentrate on your new family. Alimony Divorce should not lead to a financial crisis. We help you establish an equitable amount of spousal support. Child custody and visitation We protect your parental rights to raise your children in an appropriate and supportive home. Child support We can ensure that you receive or pay an equitable amount of the financial support required to raise your children in a healthy, happy environment. Child support modification and enforcement Child support payments do not change unless the court modifies the child support order. If either the custodial or the noncustodial parent experiences a significant change in circumstances, we can guide you through the proper legal procedures to modify your child support payments accordingly. Divorce Through mediation or litigation, we can help you gain the most equitable results from your divorce, including fair distribution of assets, division of the marital home, child support payments and child custody rights. Juvenile delinquency and dependency proceedings We are skilled at maneuvering through the complex laws of Louisiana to protect your parental rights from the interference of government authorities. Mediation Mediation puts the decisions in your hands, and can often provide more expedient, predictable results than a trial. We can help you obtain the most equitable divorce settlement. Pre- and post-nuptial agreements We expect the unexpected and draft premarital agreements that protect both spouses' interests and that can alleviate some of the stress should you ever divorce.
-Child abuse and neglect
-Grandparents visitation rights
Loyola University - New Orleans, J.D.
Associations and memberships
-Covington (Member, Family Law Section) and Louisiana State Bar Associations
-Inns of Court
-American Association for Justice
Delta Theta Phi (Past President, Loyola Chapter); Alpha Kappa Delta. Listed in Who's Who Among American Law Students. Special Prosecutor, St. Tammany Parish District Attorney. Court-Appointed Special Advocate.
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