Determining child custody is a multi-faceted area with many factors to consider. However, the main issue courts consider when determining child custody is the best interest of the child. There are many factors the court will look at in deciding what is in the best interest of the child and no one single factor is most important. A knowledgeable child custody lawyer will help you understand the factors in depth, explain the importance of the factors and present you in the most favorable way to the court. Our experience handling child custody cases helps us to demonstrate that custody in your favor is in the best interest of the child.
While a parent values their right to see their child, considering a parent’s rights is inconsistent with child custody laws in Maryland. The best interest of the child is the controlling rule of law. Child custody is generally made on a case by case basis of the best interests of the child. Factors that the court has included in making their determination include but is not limited to:
This is by no means an exhaustive list when considering the best interests of the child. By focusing on the child’s needs, it is possible to develop a child custody arrangement that benefits the child and parents as well. The devoted attorneys of the Law Offices of Todd K. Mohink, PA will advocate for you and your child. Contact our Glen Burnie and Columbia family law attorneys for a free consultation to obtain your preferred results in any child custody disputes. Let us focus on showcasing why you are the parent that is in the best interest of your child.
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