Law Firm in Reno, NV

Reno Family Law Attorneys

Carlson & Work is a client-centered family law firm with the most accredited and experienced divorce lawyers in Reno, NV, and serving all of Northern Nevada. Our family law attorneys specialize primarily in Divorce, Child Custody, Child VisitationChild 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.  

Trusted & Experienced Lawyers

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 divorce lawyers in Reno, NV.

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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 attorney by your side. Furthermore, our firm believes that every 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 cases. That is the only way your story can be told.

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Our Divorce Lawyers Can Help You Navigate the Divorce Process

Mathew Work and Rebeca J. Carlson - Reno Attorneys

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

We Work Hard To Get The Results Your Family Deserves

It is important to realize divorces can be complex. Our family 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 divorce lawyers must determine is the level of conflict currently. After assessing the level of conflict, there are several legal routes that can be considered. Schedule a Divorce Consultation.

We Are a Family Law Firm with Family Focus


Family law matters can be diverse and cover legal matters spanning from divorce, property and asset division, alimony, child support, and spousal support including one of the most critical: 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 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 and uncontested divorces, we have the experience and insight needed to successfully turn the page and begin a new chapter.  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 Carlson & Work for Divorce, Family & Custody Matters?

Carlson & Work: Divorce, Family & Custody focus on the practice areas around the most important part of your life, your family. When you retain our law 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 attorney to tell you about their experience. But we also ask you to consider our reputation through our reviews that have been a result of hard work. 

Child Custody & Visitation Legal Representation


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.

Child Custody Matters

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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