Divorce proceedings can take a toll on young children, which is why many parents prefer to negotiate child custody outside of court. Working with a child custody attorney is the best way to reach a settlement that's fair to all parties. The Law Office Of Justin T. Ashworth has your best interests in mind.
Your first step is to schedule a consultation with a knowledgeable child custody lawyer in Murray, & the surrounding Salt Lake City, UT areas. Attorney Ashworth will ask you questions to understand your priorities. Then, we can negotiate the specifics. Call (801) 683-5058 today to get started in Murray, & the surrounding Salt Lake City, UT areas.
If you and your spouse can't agree on the details, you might have to take your child custody case to court. The judge will look at a number of factors before deciding who should have custody of your child. These considerations include:
Your child's developmental, medical or mental health needs
Any family history of domestic violence, abuse or neglect
Your and your spouse's relationship with your child
Your child custody lawyer will present evidence to support your child custody or visitation petition. Be sure to bring relevant records, such as phone logs or your child's report cards, with you to your consultation.
Make an appointment with a child custody attorney at The Law Office Of Justin T. Ashworth by calling (801) 683-5058 today. Family law attorney Ashworth is licensed to practice family law in Murray, & the surrounding Salt Lake City, UT areas.