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Texas Contested Child Custody Lawyer

Whether a custody dispute involves young children or teenagers, child custody is the most difficult area that people will have to deal with at the time of divorce. An experienced family law attorney can help you understand the custody rights and privileges of both parents, whether in a joint custody situation or concerning visitation with children.

At the Law Office of Robert C. Kuehm, we are skilled in resolving custody disputes. Child custody cases can be stressful and traumatic for a family. It is important to retain a Houston, Texas, contested child custody lawyer with the experience it takes to guide you through these difficult times. We have the custody litigation experience needed to effectively resolve your case, whether through agreement, mediation or trial before a judge or a jury. Contact us to discuss your contested child custody and visitation issues.

The court always gives primary consideration to the best interests of the children when determining the issue of custody and possession of and access to the child, including:

  • Issues of primary custody/primary residence
  • Joint custody rights and privileges
  • Visitation rights/possession and access
  • Geographical restriction cases

Relocation has been a controversial custody issue in recent years. Historically, the parent awarded custody could move the child out of state, but that might not be the case today. Texas courts are now more apt to impose a geographic restriction on the residence of the child.

Whether you’re wondering what your visitation rights will be or where your children are going to live, we understand that you’re facing a lot of unknowns. Our experienced contested child custody attorney is here to answer your questions, address your concerns and protect your legal rights.

There are many misconceptions and misunderstandings about custody and about family law in general. Our firm is very well versed in helping to clarify the issues. Contact us when you seek experienced assistance for a contested child custody issue.