Award-Winning
Reno Law Firm

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Carlson-&-Work-Reno-Divorce-Family-Defense-Lawyers

Award-Winning
Reno Law Firm

Experienced Divorce & Family Law Attorneys in Reno, NV

Carlson & Work: Divorce, Family Law, Child Custody & Visitation

Carlson & Work is a client-centered family law firm with the most accredited and experienced family law attorneys & divorce lawyers in Reno, NV. Our family law attorneys specialize primarily in Divorce, Child Custody, Child Visitation & Child Support. As a result of our efforts, we have earned the position of Northern Nevada’s Best Divorce Law Firms. For this reason, our focus is on limited practice areas to allow our law firm to prepare and predict likely case family law, and child custody outcomes. If you are in the market for an aggressive, honest, and skilled family law firm in Reno, we sincerely encourage any potential client to take the time and read over our reviews before retaining an attorney.  

Award-Winning Attorneys:

Our law firm’s Founding Partner, Mathew A. Work, practices Family Law, Criminal Defense Law, Estate Planning, and Personal Injury Law. In fact, Attorney Mathew Work is one of the state’s most experienced and skilled trial lawyers. Additionally, our law firm’s Managing Partner, Rebecca J. Carlson, practices exclusively Family Law, and has quickly become one of Nevada’s premier family law attorneys.

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Law Firm Expectations:

The Law Firm’s reputation, reviews, and case results should speak for themselves. When you retain Carlson & Work, you will have an experienced and dedicated Reno family and divorce lawyer by your side. Furthermore, our firm believes that every family law client has their own story to tell. That is why we start the relationship off by ensuring we understand every aspect of your divorce, child custody or family law matter inside and out. Therefore, we ask that our clients take an active role in their family law case. That is the only way your story can be told. 

Client Testimonials

If you are looking for attentive, caring, and super-smart attorneys, this is your firm. Rebecca and Mathew are quickly becoming the best attorneys in the area for a reason. They will take on your needs in the most efficient and professional way possible. They also are genuinely good people and care about their clients. If you need them, call them without hesitation. You are in good hands.
Kyle Yamamoto
17:15 30 Sep 20
Rebecca is wonderful; she came through after a long fight between my daughter, Kelly G. and her ex. The children are now safe! Highly recommend her and the Carlson and Work team. Thank you again so much!
Kaye Caisse
18:04 15 Sep 20
If you're looking for an honest and hard-working law firm, these people are for you. They have a work ethic to match the reputation they have earned.
Chris Allie
15:07 28 Aug 20
Carslon & Work, you all ROCK. Thank you. Thank you. Thank YOU! we did it! I can finally sleed and I am so relived. I will be recommending everyone I know!
Lacey Pena
13:49 22 Aug 20
If you're looking for an honest and hard-working, these people are for you. They have a work ethic to match the reputation they have earned.
Frank Smith
23:47 19 Aug 20
I hired Mathew to defend me against what were false charges. From the first appearance in court, it was obvious the court held Attorney Work in high regard and more obvious that the DA trusted him. In the end, the false charges were dismissed. I would 100% recommend Mathew to anyone looking for an honest attorney.
Trisha Cobbs
06:21 18 Aug 20
I can't say enough about how great Rebecca was to work with. She was the perfect attorney for my case and I am so pumped that I was able to work with her and her awesome staff.
Letha Wilson
21:47 14 Aug 20
Rebecca Carlson did a phenomenal job at representing me during the COVID19 pandemic at our telephonic hearing. She really did an excellent job. Thanks again Rebecca!
! Tyler
22:08 13 Aug 20
Mathew and his team really cared about me, my children and the process. 5 star law firm!
Evelyn Goad
21:39 12 Aug 20
Attorney Rebecca Carlson was tough, honest and fair. She was always available to take my questions and calm my concerns. Very thankful I was able to retain this group.
Mark Savala
06:12 11 Aug 20
I am so thankful and pleased that I hired this incredible law firm. They worked hard and got the verdict my family and children needed.
Deonna Ludwig
21:21 08 Aug 20
Very tough process but in the end, it was obvious I selected the best law firm in town. Kind people who are willing to have hard conversations and tell you the likely outcome. They don't blow smoke and really do care out us.
Steve Sullivan
20:32 08 Aug 20
I was up to speed, informed throughout the entire case process and so happy with the outcome of the case. Very happy with the service I received from the firm's manager, Lauren.
Beverly Bells
19:59 06 Aug 20
The buzz about this firm is real. They are just different. The difference is, they aren't afraid to tell you you're being an idiot, or that your expectations are not real. They live and die by fact and ignore all the noise
Rochelle Longhorn
22:14 03 Aug 20
They deliver. Plane and simple. They're never going to sugar coat things, they tell you hard, honest news, but they actually care about the best interest for everyone in the process, especially my kids. I respect that they tell you hard news even when it is tough.
Marc Colburn
09:50 01 Aug 20
The second we walked into court, I knew I had made the right decision. Rebecca > His attorney. It was almost sad to watch unfold. She was sharper, more confident and just quicker on her feet.
Raymond Dunn
09:32 31 Jul 20
I would happily recommend this firm to those I care about. I have no doubt that with Rebecca and Mathew in their corner, they would be in great hands.
Collen Pearce
21:25 25 Jul 20
The process was long and tough but I am so thankful I had this law firm on my side. Rebecca and Mathew are first-class people and some of the best attorneys I have ever seen work. Very thankful
Leo Wallace
22:06 11 Jul 20
From start to finish, this firm cares, they work hard and they are always looking ahead for the next steps and preparing as best they could. I was always prepped ready for court and kept up to speed when there was information to receive.
Hector Perez
18:47 02 Apr 20
My experience with Attorney Rebecca Carlson was terrific. She was kind, helpful, honest and communicated throughout the entire process. Even when the news was hard to deliver, she was there by my side. In any family law case, there are high and lows but with Attorney Carlson by my side, I was ready for the lows and knew she was always working to deliver the highs. I would highly recommend my friends and family to this firm.
Jane Andrews
02:08 01 Apr 20
From the first day, I consulted with Carlson and Work until the last day in trial. I knew they had my back. So thankful to these hard-working professionals. Such a great team.
Dayna Knott
20:54 29 Mar 20
Friendly folks.
Stephen O'Brien
04:31 04 Jan 20
I hope I never need them again but if I do, I’m so happy to know they are there!
Joyce Delrio
11:06 25 Dec 19
Hire this firm. They are the real deal and really care about people.
Steve Fremont
10:15 23 Dec 19
Rebecca and Mathew are such a perfectly matched partnership. They are hungry and they are determined. I was so impressed working with them both.
Emily Milewski
20:41 22 Dec 19
Working with any law firm is never easy, there is always tension but you will get the truth from this law firm. I never had anything sugarcoated and I was never told what I wanted to hear, I was only told the truth. At the end of the day, we didn’t get the results we all had hoped for but I got more than my moneys worth out of everyone. The outcome is fair and seeing these people work, gives me peace of mind that I got the best results possible.
Jeffrey Anding
22:52 21 Dec 19
I’ve spent the last year speaking with this firm on nearly a daily basis. I would be lying if I didn’t have days that I was upset with them and days that I was pleased with them but at the end of the day, they always answer the phone, they were always honest and prepared me for the difficult times ahead . We went through a tough battle together and I’m so thankful, at the end of the day, they were in my corner.
James Cole
22:05 20 Dec 19
Thank you so much to Rebecca ! I will never forget the dedication you all showed me and the compassion you practiced with. My life has been bettered in so many ways just for knowing you all.
Lacresha Barbour
01:13 19 Dec 19
As former law-enforcement, I have spent my fair share of time in court. Attorney Mathew Work, is hands-down the best trial attorney I have ever seen in my 30 years in law-enforcement. He is confident but not arrogant. He is humble but not passive. He is intelligent but not a know it all. He understands the dynamics and is typically three questions ahead of everyone listening in the court room. He is playing chess and everyone else, often including the judge, is playing checkers. Matthew may sincerely be the only top tier trial attorney in Nevada
Joanne Schwartz
19:45 17 Dec 19
Recently, I found myself facing a very scary custody battle with a very malicious ex. I needed a fighter. I found Rebecca. She is an absolute bull dog. She is smart and demands respect in the court room. Frankly, seeing the opposing attorney in court with Rebecca said it all. She ran circles around the opposition.
Nicholas Gerber
18:24 16 Dec 19
Hire this firm! They are truly remarkable. Rebecca and Lauren were an excellent tagteam.
Amanda Kelley
14:29 15 Dec 19
I can’t thank Rebecca enough. She was so honest, dedicated and loyal to me as a client throughout.
Lana Ramsey
14:20 14 Dec 19
Work Law always does an outstanding job. From the first consultation to the end of my case, they have been extremely helpful. I would highly recommend Work Law to anyone needing help in Family Law or Criminal Defense.
Dalton Wilson
01:09 07 Nov 19
Thanks to Rebecca Carlson, my kiddos are finally where they should have always been. I can’t think Work Law enough for the patience and dedication they showed me.
Roy Truss
06:43 05 Nov 19
Mathew Work and Rebecca Carlson were a dynamite duo. The last six months have been very difficult but I’m not certain I could’ve made it through without them. Thank you!
Louise Allen
14:11 03 Nov 19
Rebecca Carlson is hands-down the most honest and aggressive attorney I have ever worked with. A lot of attorneys talk a big game but she actually walks the talk.
Carolyn Ortiz
20:39 02 Nov 19
Lorin Taylor and Rebecca Carlson were a dream team. I cannot thank these girls enough for everything they did for me.
Chris Enrique
14:18 01 Nov 19
I can’t thank you all enough. You are the light at the end of a very difficult tunnel I needed to get through. I know I wasn’t always easy to deal with but thank you for the grace and kindness you showed me.
Arnold Woods
03:48 01 Nov 19
You all rock! Thank you so much from the bottom of my heart. I am so thankful that there are still people like all of you in the community and in the legal profession
Eric Sipple
11:48 10 Oct 19
I was recently charged with a DUI and retained Mathew Work. They say a good lawyer makes all the difference, they do. Before meeting with Mathew, I met with one of the billboard-type attorneys. The entire meeting was the [other] attorney bragging about all the people he knew and how he would “walk me” through the process. Basically, how he was going to help me get convicted. Mathew, on the other hand, explained the entire process of a DUI conviction, what the DA would need and what he would attack. He did just that, three days later, all charges were DROPPED! He. Is. The. Real. DEAL!
Dwight Nielsen
19:20 07 Oct 19
I called the law office with a couple of questions. Before I could get the words out, they wanted to set me up with an appointment for $200.However after speaking with Matt York and answering my questions I was very satisfied and I am looking for a positive future relationship
Carl Hull
03:33 29 Jun 19
Mathew is a stand-up guy!
J Douce
20:19 30 Nov 18
Mathew is a standup guy, and is man enough to own up to situations and make them right!
James Doucettperry
20:12 30 Nov 18
Rebecca was a godsend. From the first day I met with her to today my life has changed remarkably for the better. I can’t thank her and The Firm enough.
Annie Dean
01:28 17 Jun 18

Our Reno Divorce Lawyers Are Here To Help

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At Carlson & Work, we understand that going through a legal battle can be unsettling and the process can feel overwhelming. For this reason, our experienced divorce lawyers are here to help you navigate the divorce process every step of the way. 

 

Need a Reno Divorce Lawyer Who Will Work Hard To Get The Results Your Family Deserves?

Our law firm has one primary objective which is to fight for the best outcome possible for our divorce clients. We understand that our divorce clients each have a unique situation and background. As a result, we will spend the necessary time to ensure the right approach is used in your divorce.

Most specifically, our law firm can help with Divorce with Children, Divorce without Children, Uncontested with Children, and Uncontested without Children. Since there are several options when it comes to divorce, the most vital question our Reno divorce lawyers must determine is the level of conflict currently. After assessing the level of conflict, there are several legal routes that our Reno divorce lawyers can consider. Schedule a Divorce Consultation.

Family Law Firm with Family Focus

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Family law matters can be diverse and cover legal matters spanning from property and asset division, alimony, child support, and spousal support and one of the most critical family law matters, child custody, and visitation.

Legal family matters need to be attended to with a high level of caution and care because the outcomes are often very difficult to reverse. From the beginning, you need a Reno Family Law attorney who understands the divorce, custody, and child support laws in Nevada. Carlson & Work has a track record of successfully and efficiently obtaining the best results for our divorce and family law clients. We have experience in all family law matters. From a joint petition to contested divorces, we have the experience and insight needed to successfully turn the page and begin a new chapter. It is important to realize divorces can be complex. Ultimately, the family law attorney in your corner can make all the difference. When it comes to family law matters, the experience, reputation, and results found at Carlson & Work is unmatched.

Why Choose a Reno Family Law Attorney at Carlson & Work?

At Carlson & Work, our famliy law firm focused our practice areas around the most important part of your life, your family. When you retain our firm we understand that you are trusting us to fight for your future, your children, and your quality of life. That is why we do not take this honor lightly. Although there will be tough days, we promise to always fight for your family like they are our own.

Keep in mind, it is easy for any family law attorney to tell you about their experience. But we also ask you to consider the reputation we have worked hard for and the reviews that have been a result of that hard work. 

Child Custody & Visitation Legal Representation

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Custody and Visitation matters involve the most precious aspect of your life, your children. Our attorneys understand the magnitude of all child custody and child visitation matters, we take our role seriously. Through strategic family law approaches, we have continually earned successful results for our custody and visitation clients. If you are facing a custody or visitation battle in Nevada, contact one of our top-rated family law attorneys in Reno today.  

Looking for a Child Custody Lawyer in Reno, NV?

At Carlson & Work, we understand that child custody matters involve the most important part of your life, your children. Our Reno child custody lawyers take the role with the understanding that our actions can have an enormous impact on your’s and your child’s life. Nevada Family law courts will look at the two forms of custody and the outlining factors in your life to determine the best custody arraignment for your child. The two forms of child custody are legal custody and physical custody, the outcome of each will largely be decided when the court reviews the best interests factors as they relate to your child and your child custody motions. Schedule a Custody Consultation.

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