South Jersey Child Custody Lawyer
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Are you in the process of divorcing your spouse and worried about child
custody? If so, we encourage you to contact our South Jersey child custody
attorneys at Burnham Law Group, LLC. We are a team of experienced, dedicated,
and compassionate legal advocates who are prepared to protect you and
your child's best interests. No family law case is too complex for us.
Why Choose Our Custody Attorneys?
- Serving South Jersey for 20+ years
- Rated a perfect 10.0 Superb by Avvo
- Top 100 Lawyers by American Society of Legal Advocates
- Nation’s Top 1% by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel
During child custody disputes, many parents worry about the results and
how it will affect the dynamics of their families. "What will happen to my kids? Who will get primary custody? Will their best
interests be prioritized?" are common questions that clients have. We will be by your side to answer
these questions and to help you pursue the best possible outcome for you
and for your children.
How Courts Determine Child Custody
Having handled various family law cases for over 20 years, our legal team
has extensive knowledge of child custody proceedings and ways to effectively
protect your family's interests. We can help create a child custody
arrangement that is reasonable and agreeable to the courts and the child's
The court will determine custody based on the following factors:
- You and your spouse's physical and mental health
- Your child's relationship with you and your spouse
- The cooperation between you and your spouse
- The distance between parents' homes
- The stability of each home environment
- If your child has any special needs
- The child's preference (depending on his/her age)
There are many different types of custody and these include sole legal
custody, shared legal custody, sole residential custody, and shared residential
custody. Legal custody refers to who gets to make the decisions concerning
the health of the child, schooling of the child, etc. whereas residential
custody refers to which parent gets to share a living space with the child.
We work closely with you to help determine the ideal arrangement for your child.
Helping Clients Navigate Child Custody Cases for 20+ Years
We know that custody arrangements are extremely difficult and often highly
contested - but we can help you successfully navigate through these emotionally
charged matters. For more information about child custody and how our
South Jersey family law lawyers at Burnham Law Group, LLC can help you,
call us today.