You do not know your family as well as you do. However, court proceedings can be stressful and costly if you cannot work with your co-parent.
Your attorney can help you find a custody arrangement that meets your needs. They can also help you gather evidence to support your case, including testimonies from outside professionals.
They Can Help You Negotiate
A child custody attorney can help you work out a custody and visitation schedule that is in the best interests of your children. They can also help you understand custody strategies, laws, and rights.
Sometimes, parents may not need to go through the court system to resolve a custody issue. For example, if both parties cooperate and agree on a custody arrangement, they can draft it themselves. However, the court must validate this agreement, and an attorney can help ensure it is legally sound. (more…)