So much of our lives takes place in the home or otherwise within our families. Likewise, some of the most important (and, at times, difficult) life events involving family require legal know-how. Welcome to FindLaw's Wyoming Family Laws section, with helpful information about the laws pertaining to family, written for non-attorneys. In this section, you'll learn about the legal requirements for getting a divorce, how family courts determine who gets custody of a child, and the meaning of marital property in the context of divorce. Also, you'll find information about child abuse and how to get a protective order. Click on a link below to learn more about Wyoming's family laws.