Divorce can be an incredibly stressful thing for a family to face, especially if children are involved. Though the anxiety around the situation may leave you confused and on edge, you as a parent need to prepare to fight for what is best for you children. Kids need parental figures in their lives, and your custody case may be a deciding factor on their futures. Before you jump in head-first into a child custody case with no guidance, this child custody attorney has a few tips to prevent you from common custody case mistakes.
Most of the professional advice given in this video revolves around respect. It is important that a court of law be treated as such, and disparaging or bringing false testimony against your child’s other parent is selfish, degrading, and may even reflect poorly in your case’s outcome.
Presenting a mature, composed, and grounded aura allows for a conversation amongst the case instead of a heated argument. It can be hard to stay composed during the stress of the courtroom, but professionalism is key to bringing a strong plea to the court.