Birmingham Parenting Time Attorney
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One of the hardest things about divorce is determining how to handle the
children. Which spouse gets to live with them while the other is given
a certain amount of parenting time? If you and your spouse have kids,
you will need to decide the answer to that question. Child custody is
one of the most divisive issues in divorce proceedings. However, our Birmingham,
MI, parenting time attorney understands how to approach these matters
and efficiently resolve them.
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The Badalucco Firm can offer you and your family the following:
- One-on-one services from experienced family law attorneys
- After-hours and weekend availability
- More than a decade of courtroom experience
- Creative & effective solutions
Our firm approaches parenting time negotiation with care. We understand
how delicate child custody and parental visitation matters are, and we
are here to help you in any way we can. The Badalucco Firm wants what’s
best for you and your child, so our team will make it a priority to help
you and your spouse come to a sound and balanced parenting time plan that
covers all the necessary bases. While we will do everything we can to
help you avoid a lengthy court battle, but make no mistake – we
are prepared to take a family law case to court if it means protecting
your parental rights.
Parenting Time Factors
The court will ultimately decide on parenting time based on the best interests
of the child. Studies have shown there are adverse consequences to children
lacking a relationship with both parents. The goal of any parenting time
plan should be to ensure the continuance of a relationship between children
and parents and encourage parental responsibility.
The length, frequency, and type of parenting time depend on these factors:
- Special circumstances or needs of the child
- Age of the child
- Likelihood of abuse or neglect during parenting time
- Risk of abuse of a parent during parenting time
- Inconvenience to or burdensome impact on the child traveling to and from
- Parental ability to exercise parenting time in accordance with a court order
- A parent’s record of failing to exercise reasonable parenting time
- A parent’s intent to retain or conceal the child from the other parent
- Any other relevant factors
Structured parenting time can often help parents who work poorly together.
Additionally, the court will decide on the division of transportation,
costs, restrictions on the presence of 3rd parties during visitation, requirements for timeliness, and conditions
requiring notification if parenting time will be late or not occur.
Talk to Us About Your Case Today!
The Badalucco Firm wants to ensure you understand your rights and what
you can expect during parenting time cases. We are dedicated to helping
each and every one of our clients make informed decisions on important
issues that can affect them for the rest of their lives. Count on us to
handle your case with the utmost discretion and professionalism, no matter
the specifics. Our firm has more than a decade of experience to offer
you, and we are available after-hours and on weekends. Whether in court
or in negotiation proceedings, let us can represent you.
To schedule an appointment for your
FREE 30-minute consultation, give us a call. We look forward to helping you through this difficult time.