domestic relations

Definition of "domestic relations"
  1. A branch of law dealing with family-related issues such as divorce, child custody and support, and alimony
How to use "domestic relations" in a sentence
  1. She hired a lawyer specializing in domestic relations to handle her child custody battle.
  2. The court of domestic relations issued an order for child support.
  3. His expertise in domestic relations helped him effectively manage alimony cases.

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