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The work role of custody attorney is to work with parental guardians in order to persuade a court that their client is better fit to take care of a child. The charges of lawyers that work with parental guardians to persuade a court that their client is better fit to take care of a child are either paid by the hour or have a flat fee. Some ways have been realized in proving the parent is unfit to raise the child. As a custody lawyer its important to carry out research in which the criteria for an unfit parent and its found in the family or juvenile codes while at the same time visit state courts websites or online service providers to review the requirements in your state. In order to prove that the other is unfit the following are evidences that can be used; photographs, video and audio files of physical or verbal abuse, medical files documenting injuries, the parents criminal record and direct correspondence between petitioner and the other parent.
Evidence that is strong and unbiased is required in order to rule a parent unfit as courts tend to protect the parent-child relationship and will not rule a parent unfit without concrete evidence. An appointment with a medical and mental profession needs to be scheduled so as to evaluate the child and its dependent on the court’s ruling. Apart from the court’s ruling a child may require both parents consent in order to evaluate the child. From the appropriate state court websites or an online documentation provider the custody lawyers download the appropriate forms. The appropriate forms are either a petition for custody form or a motion to modify child custody order.
When the form is downloaded then its filled as it only asks for general information such as parental contact, related court cases, current living arrangement, child’s name, birth date and reason for petition or modification. Not only does the form require one to fill in general information but also the grounds of unfitness claim are also included and the evidence complied to substantiate your claim after which its signed and copies of the form made.
After all these is done the forms are filed including any attachments and sent to the appropriate court that is either the family or juvenile court which is checked in the state regulations and also the location in which the child resides. The documents are then served to other parent and then review the service process rules for the relevant court.
By possessing this as a custody lawyer then you are very fluent and easily understood when presenting the defense case. Custody lawyers with good people skills are very efficient when carrying out their work thus resulting to great achievement. Thus accessibility is important to clients so as to ensure their case is handled with urgency. Every verdict has an impact and custody lawyers need to be wary and should show concern or care when handling the case.