Child Custody Attorneys

child custody attorneysChild custody legal team is here when you need it.

Our experienced child custody attorneys stand ready and equipped to provide whatever help you need through the stressful and emotional process of creating and enforcing parenting plans. We know that nothing about separation and divorce is more heart-wrenching and stressful than caring for your children. As a result of the experience our custody team shares, we are equipped to handle your toughest problems.   Our services include:

  • Strong child custody plans (parenting plan) that work for you and your children
  • Acting expeditiously in custody emergencies
  • Negotiated agreements that avoid court fights
  • Successful representation in high conflict and complex cases
  • Custody limitations due to drug, alcohol, and sexual abuse
  • Custody limitations due to domestic violence charges
  • Representation for grandparents

No firm is better equipped to handle emergencies

Emergencies plague high conflict child custody situations, and we can handle any emergency situation seamlessly. Call GSJones partner John Groseclose after business hours if you have an emergency at 253-381-6395. Even if your child custody lawyer is on vacation or home ill when you need quick action, you don’t need to stress. One of our other lawyers has instant access to your file and is fully qualified to take quick action.

Experienced Port Orchard child custody attorneys offer extensive expertise

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John Groseclose, Partner, also serves as a guardian ad litem, representing the interests of children.

David Jones, Managing Partner, has 25+ years of family law experience in Kitsap County.

Larry Lofgren, has 25+ years experience and can meet with you at both our main Port Orchard office and the Bainbridge Island location.


Call or message us today for a consultation on child custody matters.

Based in Port Orchard, WA with a location on Bainbridge Island, GSJones Law Group, P.S., represents Kitsap County residents with child custody issues, as well as clients from throughout surrounding counties and communities, including Gig Harbor, Bremerton, Silverdale, Seabeck, Belfair, Banner, Olalla, Poulsbo,  Bethel, Navy Yard City, Fernwood, Purdy, Bainbridge Island, Vashon Island and surrounding areas in Mason County, and Jefferson County.

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Family Law Attorneys

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Family law attorneys easily handle emergency motions and complex cases

Whether you are consulting on divorce issues, child custody issues, or other family law issues our attorneys stand ready to listen to you carefully. As a result, they base their legal guidance on your individual needs and desires. They provide legal guidance and support when you need it throughout the process.

In addition, they have the experience and depth to handle emergency motions and the most complex cases with ease. Although there are several excellent family law attorneys on Kitsap Peninsula, our team provides the depth they lack. We have the backup when your lawyer has a personal emergency. Due to teamwork, we seamlessly take care of your case. You don’t have to worry if you have an emergency during your own lawyer’s vacation. Most of all, we’re there for you. One of our partners is also available by cell after hours for custody emergencies: 253-381-6395.

GSJones Law family attorneys are flexible with five decades of experience.

Your family is unique. Do you and your spouse agree on how to divide your property? How about co-parenting your children? If so, we can help you expedite a divorce. We can create a cost-sensitive plan that is tailored to your circumstances.

Do you and your spouse have different ideas about child custody and visitation? How about expectations and beliefs about child custody and visitation? Are there disagreements about how to divide your property? Our experienced attorneys can guide you in reaching the best result whatever your disagreements.

On the other hand, we bring strong advocacy throughout a contested divorce with all its many challenges. In addition, our family law attorneys have extensive experience in helping you settle contentious matters with the least upset and move on with your life.

Our lawyers have the background and extensive experience to deal effectively with the most difficult child custody situations. As an example, both John Groseclose and Larry Lofgren serve as a guardians ad litem. In addition, David Jones served for many years as commissioner for settlement conferences. Due to these experiences, our attorneys combine sensitivity with practical and legal knowledge. As a result, the can best support your family and get the very best outcome.

Our family law attorneys offer a full range of family law services.

  • Child custody
  • Specialized parenting plans
  • Multistate issues and relocation
  • Grandparents’ visitation and custody
  • Child support
  • Divorce and separation
  • Spousal maintenance/alimony
  • Alternative dispute resolution
  • Modifications of support or custody
  • Military divorce
  • Protection orders
  • Restraining orders
  • Paternity
  • Non-parental custody
  • Property division in divorce
  • QDROs determining division of retirement accounts
  • Non-traditional dissolution of domestic partnerships
  • Prenuptial agreements
  • Adoption
  • Cohabitation agreements
  • Family law appeals
  • Visitation

Frequently asked questions

You probably have many questions about how family law works so that you know what to expect. For a basic understanding of the process of divorce in Washington State check out our divorce faq. Knowledge is your best insurance for making good decisions.

Experienced Port Orchard family law attorneys

In addition to two of our partners who focus on divorce and child custody law, an associate focuses on family law. As a back up we have a fourth attorney with extensive family law experience, yet other areas of focus.

David Jones

John Groseclose

Larry Lofgren


Call or message for an appointment today!

Family law consultations available at both our Port Orchard and Bainbridge Island offices.

Based in Port Orchard, WA with a branch on Bainbridge Island, GSJones Law Group, P.S., represents Kitsap County residents, as well as clients from throughout surrounding counties and communities. Among the communities are Gig Harbor, Bremerton, Silverdale, Seabeck, Belfair, Banner, Olalla, Poulsbo,  Bethel, Navy Yard City, Fernwood, Purdy. Clients also come from Bainbridge Island and Vashon Island, as well as surrounding areas in Mason County, and Jefferson County.