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Both parents are required by default to share parental responsibilities under the Florida family law. However, if you and your former spouse could not agree on making major decisions for your children, a judge may award sole parental responsibility to either one of you.

For a judge to determine child custody, the following will be considered:

  • Will the parent allow the children to have consistent communication and interaction with the other parent?
  • Is the parent capable of providing a stable environment for the children?
  • Can the parent provide primary necessities like food, clothes, shelter, and care?
  • Is the parent considered to be morally fit to have custody?
  • Does the parent have job security?
  • Does the parent have to travel for his/her job regularly?
  • Do the children have a strong emotional bond with the parent?
  • Does the parent have deep knowledge of the children’s health, education, preferences, and other important information?
  • Does the parent have a history of neglect or abuse?
  • Will a third party be needed to share some of the parenting responsibilities?
  • What is the parent’s home situation after the divorce?
  • What are the children’s ties to their community and schools?

Even after all these factors are considered, and sole parental responsibilities are awarded to you or your former spouse, both of you still need to be present in the children’s lives. The non-custodial parent will still maintain a relationship with the children if it is in their best interests.

To better understand the ins and outs of this legal process, consult our parenting plan attorneys for free. Just call (727) 855-6587 to talk to our legal team now.

Why You Need a Skilled Parenting Plan Lawyer

There are some things that you just can’t perfectly do on your own. Creating a parenting plan is one of them. You need the guidance of a professional to fully make sure that you got all the details necessary for a satisfactory plan.

The following are some of the benefits of working with a parenting plan attorney:

You can do everything right in accordance with Florida family law. Because a parenting plan attorney has comprehensive knowledge of the law, they can legally guide you in every decision you make. With their constant advice, you won’t have to worry about violating regulations. Also, you can be certain that all the steps you are taking will be legally advantageous for you and your children.

The results will be convenient for you. Parenting plan attorneys are experienced negotiators. Once they know the terms that you want, they will work on helping you achieve them. They have the knowledge and skills to work around the law to provide you with the most favorable result for your case.

Your children’s rights and interests will be prioritized. Aside from your rights, your children’s welfare will be something that will fuel a parenting plan attorney’s legal actions. Like you, it will be their priority to give what is best for your children.

Your stress will be reduced. Legal procedures are never like walks in the park. They are complex and—especially in divorce and child custody cases—emotionally stressful. With a parenting plan attorney helping you through the process, a significant amount of stress will be taken off your plate. They will already be the ones who will draft and file your documents. They will also take charge of the negotiation process.

Contact Bay Pines' Trusted Parenting Plan Lawyers Today

Emerson Law is a team of dedicated attorneys committed to giving you the best legal service in Bay Pines, FL. Our parenting plan attorneys are experienced in dealing with child custody cases. They have the knowledge and the experience to guarantee you the best resolution for your particular case.

Once you decide to work with us, you wouldn’t have to worry about being at a legal disadvantage anymore. Our parenting plan attorneys are among the best in the field. They will plan with and negotiate for you. Rest assured, they wouldn’t deliver results that are not satisfactory for both you and your children’s interests. From consultations to the best legal representation, Emerson Law only promises premium quality service for you.

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One could always use a professional’s guidance—especially when it comes to taking care of their children’s welfare.

If you find yourself dealing with child custody matters, know that you don’t have to handle it all by yourself. When it comes to establishing a parenting plan in Bay Pines, Emerson Law can offer the best legal help. Reduce your stress and take care of your children’s interests in the best way you can.

Call Emerson Law at (727) 855-6587 for a consultation with a parenting plan attorney in Bay Pines now.

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