The matter of Child Custody, is a challenging issue that must be conducted with grace and tact. Whom the child resides with is a vital decision that will have a significant consequences on all parties.
Child custody matters necessitate that any orders involving custody are reached keeping the child’s best interests in mind. The California Family Code obliges that the Judge consider many facets of the parties’ life, customs and life style that can heighten trouble amongst the parents.
There are several forms of Child Custody. For instance, legal custody refers to issues dealing with the health, Safety and welfare of child. Whereas physical custody deals with whom the child shall live. The parents can reach a cordial understanding as to the labels that will serve the best interest of their child.
Custody can be held in the following means:
• Sole legal and sole physical custody
• Joint legal and sole physical custody
• Legal and physical custody can be shared
• Physical custody may be shared by the parents; while one parent is granted sole legal custody
To schedule your free consultation with an expert child custody Attorney in Orange County California, please contact the Orange County Family Law Offices of Yanez & Associates.