Harrisburg Child Custody Lawyers — 32 found

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  1. Harrisburg Child Custody Lawyer Joseph Jerrytone

    Joseph Jerrytone Pro

    Child custody litigation has a need for a compassionate and skilled legal advocate. Call Us Today!
    Licensed for 4 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

    570-540-0760
  2. Harrisburg Child Custody Lawyer Fredrick Williams Lighty

    Fredrick Lighty

    Client Review: Fredrick Lighty was earnestly helpful, and informative. He helped protect my daughter's safety. H...
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    Licensed for 23 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.7

  3. Harrisburg Child Custody Lawyer Michelle Lee Sommer

    Michelle Sommer

    Michelle L. Sommer Michelle is a Partner with Abom & Kutulakis, L.L.P. Her primary focus is in the area of family law. However, she also practices in the area of estate planning and... more
    Licensed for 11 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.0

  4. Harrisburg Child Custody Lawyer Pamela Louise Purdy

    Pamela Purdy

    Client Review: I'm not proud to say that I have probably one of the largest, most complicated cases in Dauphin ...
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    Licensed for 15 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

  5. Harrisburg Child Custody Lawyer Debra Rae Mehaffie

    Debra Mehaffie Pro

    Experienced, aggressive family law attorney who listens to you and fights for your rights.
    Licensed for 12 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
    RATING

    8.6

    717-774-1357
  6. Harrisburg Child Custody Lawyer Cara Ann Boyanowski

    Cara Boyanowski

    Cara A. Boyanowski concentrates her practice in the field of domestic law and wills and estates. As a domestic law practitioner, she represents clients in simple and complex divorce,... more
    Licensed for 22 years - Retainer (Always)
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.9

  7. Harrisburg Child Custody Lawyer Lisa Mary-Frances Hopkins

    Lisa Hopkins

    I am committed to providing the highest level of dedication to the clients I serve. I practice in family law, child custody, national child abduction and international child abduction... more
    Licensed for 5 years - Retainer (Sometimes)
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.6

  8. Harrisburg Child Custody Lawyer Diane M. Dils

    Diane Dils

    Client Review: Diane is a great lawyer who will work with any circumstances. Extremely understanding but refres...
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    Licensed for 21 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  9. Harrisburg Child Custody Lawyer Michelle A. Jones

    Michelle Jones

    Client Review: the best lawer i have ever worked with she took charge of my case and got me everything i needed...
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    Licensed for 17 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    7.2

  10. Harrisburg Child Custody Lawyer Monica E. Baturin

    Monica Baturin

    Client Review: attorney Monica baturin was a genuinely concerned, compassionate attorney. She was professiona...
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    Licensed for 21 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    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.