Chances of father winning sole custody in texas

Asked almost 3 years ago - Houston, TX

what are the chances of winning sole custody for a father? relationship between mother and father started out wrong, child was result of an affair. father and wife worked things out, and have been a part of the child's life since 6weeks of age. had every weekend with him, support him w/o papers filed. carry him on medical insurance. the child is now 3 years old and prefers to be with father, he cries every time the mother picks him up. also she just picked up and moved to corpus without any notice and now has filed for shared custody and child support. what are the chances of taking this to court and winning sole custody and giving her visitation rights?

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  1. Yexenia Gilmet

    Contributor Level 9

    Answered . Unfortunately, there is no certain way of evaluating the "chances" of anyone winning sole custody. The courts look at a variety of factors in determining conservatorship. In order to best evaluate your case and your options you should consult with an attorney. By consulting with an attorney you will be able to provide the attorney with all the pertinent facts and the attorney will be better equipped to provide you with viable options.

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