Hiring a Family Law Attorney

Hiring a family law attorney or representing yourself as a pro se litigant is a difficult decision for many. You have the right to handle any legal matter yourself, but that is not necessarily always a good idea.  There’s an old saying that you get what you pay for,...

Starting a Family Law Action

Starting a family law action can be complicated. The need for a family law attorney almost never signals good news.  Often, it comes at the end of a pretty serious relationship and involves a significant change in someone’s life.  We often get calls from clients who...

Phone Access and Communication with my Child

Phone access and communication with my child while the other parent is exercising custodial time or visitation – what is required? There are a wide variety of child custody topics that clients call us about. When two people are in the middle of a child custody action,...

Can I Move with My Child? (Part 2)

This is Part 2 of the blog “Can I Move with My Child?” Part 1 of blog [can be read here. Should I move first and then try to modify custody or should I try to modify custody before I move? This is another “it depends” scenario.  This time, however, it depends on...

Can I Move with My Child? (Part 1)

Can I move with my child? – Child custody cases can be very stressful for the parents that are involved.  One of the problems is after the initial child custody order, that is rarely the end of things.  This is because life happens.  Children go...