Essex County Child Custody Attorneys — 33 found

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  1. Essex County Child Custody Lawyer Rudolf A Jaworski Jr

    Rudolf Jaworski

    Danvers, MA Child Custody Lawyer
    Licensed for 33 years
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    10.0

  2. Essex County Child Custody Lawyer Christine G. DeBernardis

    Christine DeBernardis Pro

    Explaining Your Options; Getting You Results.
    Licensed for 15 years
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    8.5

    978-777-5393
  3. Essex County Child Custody Lawyer Kelly Ann Leighton

    Kelly Leighton

    Client Review: Attorney Leighton is fantastic! I know you won't be disappointed, I wasn't. I'm sorry to say, I...
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    Licensed for 17 years
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    10.0

  4. Essex County Child Custody Lawyer Cynthia Grover Hastings

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    Client Review: Almost all cases involving your children or separation are deeply personal and emotional, and my ...
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    Licensed for 10 years
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    10.0

    978-681-5665
  5. Essex County Child Custody Lawyer Peter Jamieson

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    Client Review: Pete and the entire Perocchi staff were the ultimate professionals from day one, successfully get...
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    Licensed for 6 years
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    9.2

    978-681-5665
  6. Essex County Child Custody Lawyer Teresa Rene Reade

    Teresa Reade

    Originally from Wyoming, I attended theUniversity of Wyoming , obtaining a B.A. in Administration of Justice before moving to California to attendPepperdine University School of Law ,... more
    Licensed for 15 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
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    8.1

  7. Essex County Child Custody Lawyer Nicole Reilly

    Nicole Reilly

    There is a plaque on my wall which sums up my philosophy, "Don't fire unless fired upon, but if they mean to have a war, let it begin here" attributed to Captain John Parker who led a... more
    Licensed for 11 years - $200-$300/hour
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    10.0

  8. Essex County Child Custody Lawyer Jeffrey K. Varszegi

    Jeffrey Varszegi

    I became an attorney in order to help people deal with difficult situations, and I greatly enjoy winning my clients' trust and being worthy of that trust. While I greatly enjoy... more
    Licensed for 5 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.9

  9. Essex County Child Custody Lawyer Monique Boucher Lamb

    Monique Lamb

    Client Review: I went to Attorney Lamb for a custody/visitation suit, which just ended with my desired outcome a...
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    Licensed for 16 years
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    6.4

  10. Essex County Child Custody Lawyer Richard B. Kell

    Richard Kell

    The Law Office of Richard B. Kell offers high-quality and affordable legal services to individuals and families in the North Shore and Merrimack Valley Communities. We are primarily... more
    Licensed for 6 years - $80-$160/hour
    AVVO
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    7.4

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.