She does not like to be over her mother because she lives with her boyfriend and she is with me Monday to Friday and I pick her up Sundays She doesn't have a bed she told she sleeps in a couch I have proof(audio of the mother screaming etc.) at...
You can file a petition to modify the current custody order (assuming there is one), or start a new action requesting physical custody.
Either way, there are many factors that will be taken into consideration before a judge issues a ruling.
It is always best to consult with an experienced attorney prior to filing anything in court,See question
I have sole and phsycal custody since may of 2015. Her father just recently filed for visitation but there is no court date yet. I got a job offer in the state of Florida. Can I just move? Do i need to ask the judge?
Retain a lawyer, or contact the one you used previously, and get help filing a petition for relocation. You must have the court's approval prior to moving.See question
I was with my now husband for 6 yrs3 married,it was always bad but when he moved me to SC it got worse. Couldn't have friends,talk to my family. I was secluded, he jumped me when he felt he wanted (I have pics ) just no jail. He mentally beat me d...
You need to speak with an attorney as soon as possible. Use the "Find a Lawyer" tab here, or speak with your local bar association and battered women shelters.See question
Im in a custody battle with the childrens biological mother. I was appointed their guardian years ago cuz she walked out and left the children. I have full custody of the children. Me and my lawyer have noticed that the judge is showing favoritism...
You stated you have an attorney. He/she is familiar with this matter, and you need to discuss it with them. They should know how to address and handle the situation.See question
I have Filed for divorce in 2013 in NYC, the process started but has been in pre RJI for the past two years. To begin with, the summons was served on a sunday (i believe that was grounds for dismissal) my attorney wasn't sure of the divorce proced...
Given the inactivity of your action over the last 3 years, your case was probably dismissed. You need to check with the County Clerk to be sure. If it has been dismissed, you will need to re-file a Summons, and purchase a new index number. You can not reuse your old one.
As a side note, if your attorney is unfamiliar with NYS divorce procedure, you should consider hiring someone else.See question
Hello, I am Fresa Hernandez. I want a divorce. I do not have nothing for example, no children, money or proprietress. What is my first step? Thanks for your time, Fresa Hernandez
Different lawyers charge different prices for contested and uncontested divorce cases.
Your best bet is to use the "Find a Lawyer" tab and search for a divorce attorney in Yonkers. Alternatively, you may check with your local bar association or Supreme Court for legal aid programs and help centers.See question
I have nothing but regret for hiring them, they're condescending, patronizing, impossible to work with, they joke around with my ex in court, and I think I dislike them even more than I do my ex. They refuse to do any discovery further than ...
You have the right to retain new counsel if you are not satisfied with your current lawyer's representation.
Search for an attorney on Avvo, and consult with them.See question
I got married in Italy and now we are getting a divorce, i don't want to go back to Italy. I have an Italian lawyer but he isnt helping my case, he just wants the money i suppose. So is there a way to have an American probono or low income divorc...
The odds of finding an American lawyer who also practices law abroad is slim. You will have more luck trying to find a new lawyer in Italy.See question
I am getting a divorce and wondering if the visitation is more 50/50 or if it's one evening a week and every other weekend. I know there's a lot to take into account, but didn't know what way they lean now. I am currently already the primary careg...
Every case is different, and thus, every custody arrangement is different.
Assuming you and your spouse are on friendly terms, you can probably create your own schedule that is fair.
For assistance, contact a local attorney.See question
He has been the kids main parent. Their mom moved out 3.5 years ago, they were never married and primary custody has been with him and the arrangement was she had them 2 nights a week and picked them up after school. She had an older child from ...
Did he ever sign the birth certificates, or have an order of paternity? If so, he can file a petition for custody in Family Court.
I suggest speaking to a local divorce attorney for more information. Many offer free consultations.
Best of luck.See question