Comprehensive Representation in Custody Matters. When children are involved, the relationship between the parents does not end with a separation or a divorce decree. You will continue to have contact with one another regarding support, custody, and other parental responsibilities. It is best to keep the lines of communication open so that your children are not harmed due to disputes between parents.
Our lawyers regularly assist clients with all types of custody matters. Custody of minors consists of two distinct concepts, decision-making, referred to as legal custody, and time-sharing, referred to as physical custody. The court determines legal and physical custody based on an analysis of what is in the best interest of the child. There is a list of statutory factors that the court must address in making a custody decision.