Can we make our child go to school of our choice?

After divorce? Yes – if you have the sole custody of your child (making sure that visitation rights are not affected). If you and the other parent have joint legal custody, the choice of school for your child should be a mutual with the other parent. But the best interest of your child should be [...]

Hardships for Child Support

It can happen that the amount of child support, coupled with unexpected situations, can cause hardship for the supporting parent, the other parent, or the child. When this happens, the court can modify the amount of child support for a parent suffering extreme financial hardship because of child support. Whether you are a supporting (obligor) [...]

Can we change custody orders anytime?

Yes. This includes child visitation orders. Only if found valid of course. The court will need to find out if your request to change child custody is in your child’s best interest – considering your child’s health, safety, education, and welfare, as well as stability from frequent and continuing contact with both parents. Officially, you [...]

International Child Custody Disputes

Article Cortesy of Myburgh Law, P.C. Custody disputes, whether complex or simple can be agonizing for everyone involved and is no less so in the case of international custody disputes. These complex cases can be particularly difficult due to opposing national courts, each with a different set of rules and regulations. This division of courts [...]

El Dorado Hills Child Custody Law Firm

When divorce and other family law challenges come into an individual’s or family’s life, it can be difficult to know where to turn. For many of us, our family life, our relationships with those we hold most dear, form the foundation of who we are. Among the most emotionally charged aspects of a divorce or [...]

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Sacramento Domestic Violence Attorney

In California, domestic violence is defined as any act or threatened act of violence upon someone with whom the accused has had an intimate relationship. This means individuals do not have to be married in order to be charged with domestic violence – parents, step-parents, roommates, partners or anyone residing in the same household can [...]

Elk Grove Child Custody Attorney

Many people have misconceptions about child custody and visitation, often based on things they have heard from friends and family members. The fact is that every child custody case in Elk Grove is unique and, under California law, must be resolved based on the best interests of the children. In highly litigated custody cases when [...]

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Gold River Child Custody Attorney

The emotional toll of a drawn-out custody battle can cause lasting harm to the parties and their children. Further, custody battles can also needlessly drain your finances. Our law firm is sensitive to these issues and will try to establish a resolution without resorting to litigation. Of course, if the opposition is not acting reasonably, [...]

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Roseville Child Custody Attorney

Child custody is one of the most difficult issues in divorces. Child custody involves all determinations regarding a minor when parents are separated. The rights of a parent to make decisions about schooling, medical issues, religion, and discipline are determined through legal custody. Physical custody of a child determines where the child will live. The [...]

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