Mercer Island Child Custody Attorneys — 56 found

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  1. Mercer Island Child Custody Lawyer Brent Patrick Bohan

    Brent Bohan Pro

    If you are searching for a high-quality, proven Seattle family law attorney, I can help.
    Licensed for 4 years - $295/hour
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    RATING

    10.0

    206-625-9600
  2. Mercer Island Child Custody Lawyer Virginia Monica Paula Onu

    Virginia Onu Pro

    Experienced, aggressive advocate committed to providing quality representation at reasonable rates
    Licensed for 17 years - $300/hour
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    RATING

    10.0

    425-466-0056
  3. Mercer Island Child Custody Lawyer Linda Lillevik

    Linda Lillevik

    Linda Lillevik is highly regarded for her representation of children, parents, and foster parents in proceedings that involve dependency, at-risk youth, truancy, and child in need of... more
    Licensed for 28 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.3

  4. Mercer Island Child Custody Lawyer David Brendan Starks

    David Starks Pro

    Exceptional divorce and family law representation. I will help you get results.
    Licensed for 17 years - $450/hour
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    RATING

    10.0

    206-625-9600
  5. Mercer Island Child Custody Lawyer Heritage Marie Daniele Filer

    Heritage Filer

    Heritage M. Filer concentrates her practice on representing clients with a variety of family law issues, including: dissolutions, legal separations, paternity, relocation of children,... more
    Licensed for 9 years - $200-$240/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    9.8

  6. Mercer Island Child Custody Lawyer David J. Ordell

    David Ordell

    Client Review: I retained David after conferring with two different attorneys in what I thought would be a simpl...
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    Licensed for 42 years
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    RATING

    9.9

  7. Mercer Island Child Custody Lawyer Steven Scott Burkhalter

    Steven Burkhalter Pro

    Skilled advocate. Cost Effective. Practical. Child focused.
    Licensed for 16 years - $325-$350/hour
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    RATING

    10.0

    425-776-4100
  8. Mercer Island Child Custody Lawyer Susan Elaine Carroll

    Susan Carroll

    Client Review: Susan is extremely Knowledgeable, compassionate, and works very smart. She is honest, and truthf...
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    Licensed for 10 years
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    RATING

    10.0

  9. Mercer Island Child Custody Lawyer John William Kydd

    John Kydd Pro

    30 Years Helping Families Through Humane Divorces. Call 844-611-2729
    Licensed for 34 years - $325/hour
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    RATING

    10.0

    206-624-2329
  10. Mercer Island Child Custody Lawyer Caleb Matthew Oken-Berg

    Caleb Oken-Berg

    My practice focuses primarily on family law, including divorce/dissolution, legal separation, domestic partnership dissolutions, parenting plan and child support modifications,... more
    Licensed for 5 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    10.0

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.