The most satisfying part of my job is fighting for people who are faced with toughest situation of their lives. I get to learn their story and present it from a perspective that the law doesn’t usually see—the client’s. Whether defending someone f...
Practice areas & skills: Child Custody, DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Separation, Personal Injury
Review: “Competent, knowledgeable, assertive, indefatigable, invested in client and compassionate. Very professional demeanor and appearance. Not easily intimidated. My case was handled extraordinarily well by her.”
Practice areas & skills: Child Custody, Divorce & Separation, Family, Child Support, Marriage & Prenuptials
For the past 20 years, I have been teaching college students how to write and look for a job. My best advice? Find a job you love, something you're passionate about. I'm blessed to be able to find another career where I can indulge my passion...t...
Practice areas & skills: Child Custody, Business, Divorce & Separation, Criminal Defense, Family
Review: “What I loved the most about Jamilah was how straight forward and honest she was about such a difficult, emotional situation. When I was going through my separation/divorce, I needed those real, honest answers so I could m...
Practice areas & skills: Child Custody, Divorce & Separation, Family, Child Support, Adoption
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If you are getting divorced and have children, part of the divorce agreement will involve determining where and with whom the children will live. A child custody lawyer can help you negotiate custody, either by agreement or in court. The custodial parent (the one the child lives with) earns the legal right to make decisions regarding the child's lifestyle, welfare, and education. Some parents opt for joint custody, which means children divide their time between both parents' homes, and parents share the right to make decisions on behalf of the children. If you as parents are unable to agree on child custody, a judge will decide for you.