Planning and winning child custody is not a simple one-and-done family law process. There are numerous details that need to be worked out and decided, all made with the child’s best interests kept in focus. For many parents entering into a divorce, they are not even aware that there is more than one type of child custody.
If you have found yourself in the same situation, you should not feel ashamed, but you should seek legal counsel. The Law Office of Dennis R. Vetrano, Jr., LLC can provide the assistance and representation you desire, all backed by the knowledge and know-how of Dutchess County child custody attorneys with 50+ total years of experience. Give our office a call at (845) 605-4330 today to learn more.
Parental rights of a child can be divided into two separate custody categories:
Both legal and physical custody can be categorized into two levels of responsibility:
Example: You win full legal custody of your child but joint physical custody. Your child will live with you one week and your ex-spouse the next. Every legal or important life decision for your child is based solely on your choices, with a few exceptions for medical emergencies or up until your child is a legal adult.
At our law firm, we want to close every case knowing that our clients are happy and pointed towards a more comfortable future. By dedicating our time, energy, and legal knowledge towards your best interests and those of your child, we hope to find the perfect child custody solution for you and your family. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to call our Dutchess County divorce attorneys at (845) 605-4330 or email us for a free consultation today.