Make the Right Decision for Your Child

Make the Right Decision for Your Child

Settle your child custody dispute in Jenkintown, PA

If you’re going through a divorce, you might also be embarking on a child custody battle. It’s important to have a child custody attorney to provide legal counsel throughout the entire process. Call the Law Office of Anthony J Sciolla Jr. when you need a diligent child custody attorney in your corner in Jenkintown, PA. Here are a few things you need to know as you begin your child custody battle:

  • In the state of Pennsylvania, child custody matters until the child turns 18.
  • Child custody decisions are always based off of the best interest of the child.
  • A child custody battle involves a hearing. Most of the courts have domestic hearing officers who will meet with each party and their attorneys to try to work out an agreement.
  • Joint legal custody is preferred, unless there is an abandonment or abuse issue. Then, we’re dealing with primary and partial custody, which is worked out in the courts or between the two parties and their attorneys.

Call 215-673-9222 to schedule a consultation with your child custody attorney.

Let an attorney guide you through your child custody battle

When you work with the Law Office of Anthony J Sciolla Jr., your attorney will make sure you’re prepared for the child custody process. Your attorney will explain:

  • The cost of the custody battle: Custody litigation is extremely expensive, and you may have to hire experts for evaluations. We’ll try to work out a child custody agreement outside of the court room.
  • The philosophy of the judges and court: Your child custody attorney will make sure you know what to expect during a possible trial.
  • The importance of focusing on the best interests of your child: Don’t let the bitter rivalries between you and your former spouse cloud your judgement during a child custody battle.

Take a step in the right direction—contact your child custody attorney today.

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