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What is the Role of a Child Custody Attorney?

Sometimes when a couple divorces or has never been married but still split up, they are able to come to an agreement themselves about the terms surrounding custody of their children without the involvement of a judge. This is called mitigation and is a more peaceful and less stressful solution than litigation, which involves the legal representation of a child custody attorney and a judge to make the final call. When the couple [...]

2018-07-04T20:16:03+00:00 Child Custody Lawyers|

Questions to Ask Your Child Custody Lawyer

If you have never recruited the help of a custody lawyer in any civil case before, it can sound overwhelming and downright intimidating to do so when the time calls for it. Who you choose as your custody lawyer is not a decision to be made lightly. The trajectory of your family's life could be about to change dramatically based on a custodial decision made by the courts. You want a knowledgeable and [...]

2018-07-04T20:09:01+00:00 Child Custody Lawyers|

New Mexico Child Custody Law: Where Do Grandparents Fit In?

In some child custody cases, third parties become involved as they too have worries about the welfare of a couple's child or children. Many times, this third party is a grandparent or grandparents who feel that their grandchildren are better off under their care. New Mexico child custody law allows for the grandparents to plead their case as a third party to the children in question, though their case must be a compelling [...]

2018-07-04T20:02:23+00:00 Child Custody Lawyers|

How to File for a Child Custody Case

If you and your spouse decide to get a divorce, it will be the court to decide where the child should live and how much time he or she should spend with the other parent. These are the things discussed during a child custody hearing. The court is tasked to decide the best interests of the child. The judge will consider a lot of things before enforcing a child custody order. The wishes [...]

2018-04-24T01:07:05+00:00 Child Custody Lawyers|

Child Custody Lawyers and How They Can Help

Family law cases are often painful, but perhaps none more so than when a child is involved. Cases involving child custody can often confuse and upset children, and require delicate handling so that the child is left with the most loving and beneficial arrangement. Good child custody lawyers know how important the outcome of the child is to parents, and at Advocates New Mexico, we work to make sure the child is left [...]

2018-04-24T00:56:31+00:00 Child Custody Lawyers|

A Child Custody Lawyer That Understands

Of all the family law issues, child custody is one of the most sensitive. Typically, both parents have the child’s best interests at heart, but often the mere disruption of the child’s daily life is enough to take a toll. When a child custody lawyer is needed, you want someone who understands the delicacy of the situation. At Advocates New Mexico, we have extensive experience with child custody cases, and we know that [...]

2018-04-24T00:53:50+00:00 Child Custody Lawyers|

What Child Custody Lawyers Can Do For Your Family

Good things can come of even the worst situations. Even the most difficult of marriages can be made worthwhile by the birth of a child, and when the marriages dissolve, the child often ends up in the middle. Good child custody lawyers know how important it is for you to make sure that your child never gets placed in the middle of a disagreement between its parents. At Advocates New Mexico, we work [...]

2018-04-24T00:33:39+00:00 Child Custody Lawyers|