Attorneys at Law

Lawyers with over 60 years of combined experience in Tippecanoe and all surrounding counties.

Phone : (765) 423-2557
Fax : (765) 423-4544

300 Main Street Suite #500
Lafayette, IN 47901

Family and Divorce Lawyer

For the best representation for family law and divorce in Indiana, trust a Divorce Lawyer from Vonderheide & Knecht.

Family law issues can be some of the most painful situations people face. Heightened emotions make careful consideration difficult so it is important to retain the services of an experienced Indiana Divorce Lawyer to help you through the process.

At Vonderheide & Knecht, we serve your needs through mediation or litigation in order to secure the best possible outcome in your divorce or child custody and support case. We are quite knowledgeable in terms of accounting and financial planning and also are skilled at counseling parties struggling with the emotions involved with their case. What this means is that we strive to protect your rights fairly and ease the stress of the process.

We have represented clients in all aspects of Family Law:

  • adoption
  • child support
  • custody and visitation
  • dependency and child neglect
  • division of assets and liabilities due to divorce
  • divorce
  • paternity
  • protection from abuse
  • spousal support
  • termination of parental rights

Being the best Indiana Divorce Lawyer we help you obtain the fairest results in your divorce, including the fair division of your property.  Regarding child custody and visitation, we will help protect your parental rights to raise your children in an appropriate and supportive home.   We will also help you receive or pay a fair amount of support to properly raise your children.  Child support payments do not change unless the court modifies the child support order so if you, either the custodial or non-custodial parent, experience a significant change in your finances, we can assist you through the proper legal procedures to modify your child support responsibilities.

Indiana law is very clear regarding what constitutes domestic violence and how the police are to handle such situations. Unfortunately, the underlying circumstances are not always as clear and our expertise helps sort out the truth of your situation. Being experienced Indiana Divorce Lawyers we work equally hard to protect the victim or to defend the accused so that the outcome is fair for both parties while ensuring the health and safety of all individuals. We assist victims obtain an Order of Protection and safeguard the rights of the accused under such an Order.