Child custody is one of the most emotional and stressful issues in our current legal system. Not only is it difficult for both of the parents, the children are the ones who are the most affected. As a loving parent, you want the best situation for your child or children. There are many benefits to negotiating a parenting plan. The reason being that you know your children and what is best for their schedules. Because of this, most family court judges prefer parents to attempt to reach an agreement outside of court. Our attorneys are uniquely qualified to walk parents through the mediation process, often times allowing the parents to dictate a schedule that is tailor made to their specific circumstances (and avoiding unnecessary and costly litigation in the process).
However, not all couples can come to an agreement over custody related issues and it is up to the court to decide custody rights. Don’t risk losing your children to court rulings. Every child custody case is unique and an attorney is invaluable in sorting out these issues. Our experienced child custody lawyers can help with any of the following child custody related legal matters: