Emergency child custody may be necessary in some extreme situations. If you're seeking this type of Virginia child custody, you should be aware of the specific rules that apply.
In a perfect world,... more
This guide provides tips on how to handle yourself during a strongly contested child custody dispute in which the other parent (the "In-Parent") is undermining your relationship with the children, or... more
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 custody
The standard utilized for determining custody of minor children in Georgia is the best interest of the child. This standard gives the courts a broad amount of discretion in determining which parent... more
If you've moved to Arizona and have a custody or parenting time order from another state, you need to register it with the Arizona court as a foreign judgment before making any modifications or... more
There are a number of ways in which a Custody matter can be resolved, and the final "Order of Custody" can have an impact on your, and your children's future.
This is a brief description of key... more
Don't Say: "My kids."
When I began practicing family law, this is the very first thing that I remember my mentor (who has over 30 years of experience as both a family law attorney and more recently... more