I have a joint custody agreement with my parents who live in TN. I live in FL. We have our one year followup court date at the end of the month and I have lost my legal representation for financial reasons. I don't believe there will be any complaints brought up at the hearing, but if there are, I have no idea how to argue that in front of a judge.
You always have the option of representing yourself, but if the joint custody is the result of a dependency/neglect action in juvenile court, you may be eligible for a court appointed attorney. I would suggest calling the juvenile court clerk's office prior to the hearing to see if you qualify for a court-appointed attorney.
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