Family Law

Full-Service Family Law Firm in Shreveport, Louisiana

If concern for your family has you distraught, the Law Offices of Mark D. Frederick, LLC will listen to your needs and help you reach solutions to your legal problems.

The Law Offices of Mark D. Frederick, LLC has served families in Shreveport for 15 years. We provide legal services in a wide spectrum of areas, including:

  • Adoption
  • Alimony
  • Child custody and visitation
  • Child support
  • Child support modification
  • Divorce
  • Juvenile delinquency and dependency proceedings
  • Mediation
  • Prenuptial agreements


While adopting a child brings happiness to families, adoption can also result in substantial heartache when something goes wrong. The Law Offices of Mark D. Frederick, LLC assists families with the complex legal paperwork and procedures of adoption so you can feel confident that the process is handled accurately and your child's well-being is secure.


Getting divorced is difficult, but it should not lead to a financial crisis. We can help you establish fair and equitable spousal support, allowing you to continue to live as comfortably as before your marriage ended.

Child custody and visitation

For any parent, child custody is the most heart-wrenching aspect of divorce. We will advocate for your parental rights so you can raise your children in a fit and healthy home.

Child support

Both parents share in the responsibility of raising a child. At the Law Offices of Mark D. Frederick, LLC, we do everything possible to help your child receive the financial support needed for a healthy, happy upbringing.

Child support modification

Child support payments remain the same unless and until the court modifies the child support order. If either the custodial or the non-custodial parent experiences a significant change in circumstances, we can guide you through the proper legal procedures to modify child support payments accordingly.


We stand by you throughout your divorce. We obtain the best possible results in court or at the negotiation table, and have extensive experience handling issues such as the fair distribution of assets, the division of a marital home, child support payments and child custody rights.

Juvenile delinquency and dependency proceedings

When Louisiana authorities interfere with your parent/child relationship, you need a compassionate advocate who understands the bureaucratic red tape. The Law Offices of Mark D. Frederick, LLC is skilled at maneuvering through the complex laws of Louisiana to protect your parental rights and your child's future.


Mediation puts the decisions in your hands and often provides more expedient, predictable results than court trials produce. As skilled negotiators, the Law Offices of Mark D. Frederick, LLC can help you obtain a favorable divorce settlement.

Prenuptial agreements

When you marry your beloved, you may not foresee the potential problems that can lead to divorce. The Law Offices of Mark D. Frederick, LLC expects the unexpected and drafts premarital agreements that protect both spouses' interests. Having an agreement in place can alleviate some of the stress should you ever divorce.

Contact a Shreveport family law attorney you can trust

To schedule an appointment with the Law Offices of Mark D. Frederick, LLC, contact us online or call 866-385-4007. We are your ideal source for compassionate assistance as you transition from one phase of your life to the next.

The Law Offices of Mark D. Frederick, LLC is conveniently located in Shreveport and serves clients throughout northwest Louisiana.