When we decided to get a divorce we agreed to work out custody without a lawyer then she filed for full custody behind my back and I was working out of town at the time and could not afford an attorney and the attorney I spoke to told me that I could forget about joint custody where I lived because the judge didn't allow it and that unless I had proof of her being in jail or rehab or some other nefarious activity I could forget full custody. So to make a long story short I pay my child support on time every time and mostly get my visitation on schedule but lately since he's getting older he wants to spend more time with his friends and the only time I get calls from his mother is when she needs money. Never to let me know about anything else going on. I want joint custody. Can I get it?
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