Relocating Custody

Relocating Custody

father and son laying on the carpetA custody agreement has many rules to follow for both parents to ensure that the child/ren have the best living environment possible. This arrangement may also have stipulations for parents that wish to move to a new location. Before a parent who wishes to move out of state with the child/ren, they must abide by certain rules.  In essence, they must either have the consent of the non-custodial parent or consent from the court. Failure to report a move can be detrimental to that parent’s time with the child. A New Jersey family law firm can walk you through the steps you need to take to apply to the family court regaining your proposed move. A child support attorney in Chester NJ will explain the process to change the domicile of the child/ren so that they can live with the parent in the new state.

At Edens Law Group, we specialize in helping families make the best decisions possible for their living arrangements. When a move is proposed, this means that most likely will have an impact on the parenting schedule. When you contact a New Jersey family law firm, a lawyer will explain how certain moves can drastically change how the time is divided. For example, when both parents are in the same city, it is easy to keep the child’s life as it previously was with school, activity, and social arrangements. However, if a parent moves further away, the child may only spend summers and school breaks with them. It is best to contact a child support attorney in Chester NJ so that you can properly request this change from the court.

If you are in need of a change in your current custody order, contact the Edens Law Group. We will use our expertise to create a plan that works best for all parties while putting the needs of the children first.

Categories
  • Super Lawyers
  • AV
  • BBB Accredited
  • BBB A+
  • LOD
  • 10 best

Testimonials

  • “A great team to work with! They helped me immensely through very difficult times...I can never thank them enough!”

    - John P.
  • “I highly recommend Rebecca Li and Eden's Law Group for their legal expertise, compassion and understanding. From my initial consult, Rebecca always treated me with the utmost care and respect. She had ...”

    - Susan L.
  • “Rebecca Li is a true professional. She answered all of our questions and always got back to us promptly. She made us feel as though we were her most important client. I can not recommend her highly en ...”

    - Susan H.
  • “I needed answers to find out about my daughter's college education 10 years after my divorce. I found this firm on the web. I was very pleased to talk to lawyer Rebecca. She took the time to listen to ...”

    - Former Client
  • “I highly recommend Edens Law Group. As parents to a young child, it was time to have our will and estate organized and we found Rebecca and her team incredibly helpful - guiding us through the ...”

    - Lauren
/

Contact Us

Request a free 1-hour strategy session.

  • Please enter your first name.
  • Please enter your last name.
  • Please enter your phone number.
    This isn't a valid phone number.
  • Please enter your email address.
    This isn't a valid email address.
  • Please make a selection.
  • Please enter a message.