I'm filing guardianship for my 13 yr old son. The Mother is at work on Saturday and I want to serve her.
Family Law Attorney
Yes, so long as she's not Jewish or some other religion that celebrates the Sabbath on Saturday, but since observant Jews can't work on their Sabbath, this doesn't seem to be a problem.
However, when you say "can I", keep in mind that YOU can't personally serve an adverse party in an action or proceeding, it has to be a third party (so that fraudulent claims of service and/or possible physical violence can be avoided).
The server also needs to be over the age of 18 years old and not related to any party as well.
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Criminal Defense Attorney
Yes, as long as it doesn't interfere with a religious observence. If she's working you should be okay.
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Family Law Attorney
Yes. But you cannot serve her. Must be a person over 18 not a party to the action.
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