San Jose Child Custody Attorneys — 83 found

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  1. San Jose Child Custody Lawyer Michael Charles Schwerin

    Michael Schwerin

    I have been practicing law for 26 years, most of that doing family law/divorce cases. Prior to becoming a lawyer I was an accountant/financial analyst at the First National Bank of... more
    Licensed for 27 years - $1-$350/hour
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    10.0

  2. San Jose Child Custody Lawyer David Alan Patton

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    David Patton is a certified family law specialist, limiting his practice to family law exclusively. He heads the firms family law practice. Mr. Patton has over 20 years experience as a... more
    Licensed for 27 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
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    10.0

    408-553-0801
  3. San Jose Child Custody Lawyer Gina Nicole Policastri

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    Gina Policastri is a Certified Family Law Specialist. Call for a free 1/2 hour consultation.
    Licensed for 12 years - $338-$450/hour
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    10.0

    408-553-0801
  4. San Jose Child Custody Lawyer Matthew Jacob Rudy

    Matthew Rudy

    Matthew J. Rudy is the founding attorney of The Law Office of Matthew J. Rudy. A San Jose native, Matt has been a family law attorney since graduating from the Santa Clara University... more
    Licensed for 8 years - $350/hour
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    10.0

  5. San Jose Child Custody Lawyer Steven Allen Dinneen

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    Caring and Professional Representation
    Licensed for 8 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
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    9.7

    408-998-9900
  6. San Jose Child Custody Lawyer Ane R Murphy

    Ane Murphy

    San Jose, CA Child Custody Lawyer
    Licensed for 22 years
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    AVVO
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    9.2

  7. San Jose Child Custody Lawyer Nicole Fraser

    Nicole Fraser

    Nicole Fraser is an experienced Family Law Attorney who is licensed to provide legal representation throughout the State of California. Headquartered in San Jose, California, the Law... more
    Licensed for 17 years - 20 Min Free Consultation
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    8.1

  8. San Jose Child Custody Lawyer Patrick Kevin Tillman

    Patrick Tillman

    Client Review: Just too many instances to mention with this 4k character limit, but I will squeeze in as much as...
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    Licensed for 32 years
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    6.7

  9. San Jose Child Custody Lawyer Christopher Walter Dull

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    Law Offices of Christopher W. Dull is here to help solve your child custody disputes!
    Licensed for 7 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
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    10.0

    408-439-7835
  10. San Jose Child Custody Lawyer Magdalena Chattopadhya

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    Client Review: I am very happy with the services of Magdalena Law Group. I just got my divorce judgment and fee...
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    Licensed for 3 years - 45 Min Free Consultation
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    10.0

    408-201-4468

Child Custody

If you are getting divorced and have children, part of the divorce agreement will involve determining where and with whom the children will live. A child custody lawyer can help you negotiate custody, either by agreement or in court. The custodial parent (the one the child lives with) earns the legal right to make decisions regarding the child's lifestyle, welfare, and education. Some parents opt for joint custody, which means children divide their time between both parents' homes, and parents share the right to make decisions on behalf of the children. If you as parents are unable to agree on child custody, a judge will decide for you.