How to Modify Child Custody in California

Sometimes circumstances such as life changes or a parent's actions call for a change to child custody and visitation orders. However, parents must follow a specific process to request the court makes these changes. Therefore, using a legal document assistant can help ensure the correct documentation is prepared and filed correctly.

By |2020-08-30T07:01:38-07:00April 29th, 2020|Family Law|23 Comments

How to Change a Custody Order

From time-to-time, you may need to change a custody order due to parents moving to different counties or states or job changes that impact visitation time. To change a custody order, the moving parent to prove a number of factors showing the modification is in the child’s best interest. Often this does not require the services of an attorney if both parents are amenable to the adjustment.

By |2019-06-01T11:27:23-07:00June 1st, 2019|Family Law|0 Comments

How Does a Court Decide Custody?

Child custody cases can take months to resolve. Parents may go back-and-forth to create the perfect co-parenting plan that suits their child’s needs. So how does a court decide custody if the parents cannot agree? If parents are unable to reach a child custody agreement, the court will grant a child custody order that they feel [...]

By |2018-01-18T15:46:33-08:00December 7th, 2016|Family Law|Comments Off on How Does a Court Decide Custody?