Family Law

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Whether this is your first time needing assistance with a family law issue or you’ve already been to court many times, matters of the heart can leave you feeling overwhelmed and out of control. At the Law Office of Mark D. Nelson in Gig Harbor, WA, you will find a compassionate team of experienced legal professionals ready to help you navigate your case.


Regardless if your matter is contested or collaborative, complicated or simple, large-scale or straight-forward, we are equipped to help you develop and execute the best strategy for obtaining meaningful results. We specialize in handling divorce and legal separations, division of family assets and businesses, custody disputes, child and spousal support orders, parenting plans, relocations, modifications, mediations, arbitrations, and post-decree enforcement (contempt) in Pierce and Kitsap counties. Our goal is to listen to your needs and advocate for your rights so you can get through your case and back to what makes you happy.


Practicing in Pierce County & Kitsap County:


• Mediation, Arbitration, and Litigation

• Divorce and Legal Separation

• Military Divorce

• Solutions for Unmarried Couples

• Cohabitation and Prenuptial Agreements

• LGBTQ Couples

• High Net Worth Dissolution

• Child Custody and Visitation

• Child Support and Spousal Maintenance

• Domestic Violence

• Relocation

• Emergency Protection Orders

• Contempt


The information on this website is for general information purposes only. Nothing on this site should be taken as legal advice for any individual case or situation. This information is not intended to create, and receipt or viewing does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship. Copyright © 2019 Mark D. Nelson Law. All rights reserved.