Do you need legal assistance with establishing custody over your child or children? At Lopez Law Firm PLLC, our DC child custody attorney and legal team are highly experienced with the process of establishing custody schedules between two parents who are divorcing. With a track record of success and a reputation for caring about our clients, we have built a positive reputation for ourselves in the Washington DC community.
We know that when you and your spouse decide to split up, you have many different firms to choose from. Our goal is to do whatever it takes to help you achieve the outcome you're hoping for while protecting the best interests of your children, even representing you in court if necessary.
When two parents split up, it can be very stressful on everyone involved, especially the children. It is important that you keep this in mind when taking any action, legal or otherwise. At our firm, we work to avoid putting any stress on your children by helping you and your spouse come to an agreement without a traumatic court battle. Going through a divorce is stressful enough without any additional problems. However, child custody is one of the most contested issues in any divorce.
Although it is impossible to know the exact decision a judge will make, they often consider the following types of factors:
Remember that every case will be different from the next, and the above factors may apply differently depending you and your family’s circumstances. What our Washington DC child custody attorney knows is certain, however, is that everyone will benefit from a collaborative and supportive negotiation on how to approach a custody matter.
These are the two different types of child custody:
We always encourage to help our families find that middle ground in a custody matter. It will allow you and your spouse the chance to see eye-to-eye and ensure that you have a say in how custody should be handled. Ultimately, the goal is to ensure that your custody arrangement suits your children’s best interests first and foremost, while also geared to ensure you can give your all as a parent.
Are you interested in setting up a free initial consultation to speak with a Washington DC child custody attorney? We look forward to meeting with you on your schedule, which is why we offer after-hours and weekend appointments.
Call us now at (202) 836-6868 to get started.