Grandparent applying for legal custody?
1 attorney answer
The scenario described here does not appear to establish a job for a lawyer to do. Lawyers do not confirm sobriety and do not check on a parent. Lawyers cannot predict how a court will react to grandparent custody.
A lawyer can represent the grandparent and face whatever litigation process the court wishes to impose. If the mother of the subject child is on drugs or alcohol, then the facts will speak for themselves and the court will not change the grandmother's position.
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