RONALD W NELSON PA is a Kansas law firm focusing its practice on complex
divorce and other domestic relations disputes, which including martial and
non-marital separation, determination of parentage, child custody and
parenting time, as well as representing parents in international and
interstate child abduction and jurisdictional disputes. Trained in
Collaborative Family law, the attorneys at Ronald W. Nelson PA are Fellows of
the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and the International Academy of
Licensed to practice only in the
State of Kansas
Ronald W. Nelson PA
~ A Family Law
11900 West 87th Street
Parkway; Suite 117
Shawnee Mission, Kansas 66215-4517
(Kansas City Metropolitan Area)
Telephone: (913) 312-2500
Telecopier: (913) 312-2501
contact at: firstname.lastname@example.org
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years as required by federal law.
- By federal and state law,
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RONALD W. NELSON PA is a Kansas law firm focusing its practice on
handling complex marital and non-marital domestic relations disputes, including
separation and divorce, determination of parentage and associated issues
(child custody, parenting time, spousal and child support) as well as the
representation of parents in international and interstate child abduction and
jurisdictional disputes. Trained in Collaborative Family law, the attorneys
at Ronald W. Nelson PA are Fellows of the American Academy of Matrimonial
Lawyers and the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.
Licensed to practice law only in
the State of Kansas