Legal Advice for Non-Parental Custody — 56 results
Written by attorney Ikemesit Eyo, over 4 years ago. STAFF PICK
Non-custodial parents are often at a loss about what to do if the custodial parent will not let them see their child. The fact is, you do have rights but it is up to you to protect them.... more
Written by attorney Carolyn Elsey, over 5 years ago. STAFF PICK
Legal Standards Non-parental custody (once upon a time known as third-party custody) is where you seek to become custodian of children who are not your own. The law governing these cases... more
Written by attorney Margaret Murphy, about 2 years ago.
What is legal custody?When most clients come in they know what kind of physical custody they are looking to enjoy with their children.Many though do not realize that physical custody is not... more
Written by attorney Jay D. Raxenberg, over 2 years ago.
Child custody issues can prove to be complex and difficult to navigate. If you and your spouse are considering obtaining a divorce or are already divorced and are experiencing conflict... more
Written by attorney Alyssa Knisely, over 1 year ago.
By Shaffer Engle Law Offices, LLC posted in Third Party Custody on Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Every "third party" may potentially possess standing to bring a complaint and action for child... more
Written by attorney Craig M. Sams, almost 2 years ago.
Custody of children is the most contested issue during a divorce. Because a determination of custody is unique to each family, the court has a wide degree of discretion. Each county will... more
Written by attorney Maury Beaulier, about 2 years ago.
When custody determinations are initially made, they generally are determined based on what is in the childrens best interests. That is the standard that is followed in almost every state.... more
Written by attorney Bruce Clement, about 3 years ago.
This AVVO Legal Guide supplements Bruce Clement's prior Legal Guides on Non-Parental Custody cases in Washington State.
Written by attorney Peter Morris, about 1 year ago.
(a) A juvenile whose parent's rights have been terminated pursuant to this Article, the guardian ad litem attorney, or a county department of social services with custody of the juvenile... more
Written by attorney Douglas Fox, about 2 years ago.
Under O.C.G.A. 19-9-1, every domestic relations case in Georgia in which children are involved whether a divorce case, modification of custody, modification of visitation, legitimation,... more
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