Iowa City Child Custody Attorneys — 1 found

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  1. Iowa City Child Custody Lawyer Sally Heckman Peck

    Sally Peck

    Client Review: Sally always kept me well-informed about my case all the way through the end of trial. She was v...
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    Licensed for 34 years
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    6.5

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.