Martinsburg Child Custody Lawyers — 3 found

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  1. Martinsburg Child Custody Lawyer Cinda L. Scales

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    Cinda L. Scales is an attorney practicing in the eastern panhandle of West Virginia. Ms. Scales was admitted to the practice of law in 1989. She is a graduate of the University of... more
    Licensed for 26 years


  2. Martinsburg Child Custody Lawyer Amanda L. Lewis

    Amanda Lewis

    I am a musician as well as a Christian. I will treat you fairly and give you the time and attention you deserve.
    Licensed for 22 years
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  3. Martinsburg Child Custody Lawyer Joseph Brophy Cordell

    Joseph Cordell

    Martinsburg, WV Child Custody Lawyer
    Licensed for 19 years


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.