If child has an attorney, the issue of child's best interest(s) is of concern. Particularly in a relocation case, it is not surprising that child's attorney wants to speak with you. the attorney wants to find out if it's in the child's best interest to relocate. If you are bonded with the child, have parenting time with the child, active in the child's life, it will be difficult to maintain your relationship if s/he is living in Florida. If you are represented I suggest you speak with your attorney or have your attorney present at the meeting. Good Luck.
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It means he/she wants to speak with you in order to determine the child's best interests. What the mother did is not a good sign, as she failed to communicate with you already. If you are against the move, be sure to use this in your favor.
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There does not appear to be anything inappropriate about an attorney wanting to speak to you about a relocation/removal case.
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The court appointed attorney meets with the parents to learn the facts and their positions.
If this case is so complex that the court appointed a separate lawyer for the child, you should have a lawyer. You are unable to advocate on your behalf or protect your interests without assistAnce of an experienced family law attorney.
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