Monthly Archive: March 2017

Preparing Yourself for a Custody Evaluation

Going through a custody battle is a nerve-wracking experience. This is especially true when it occurs in the midst of a nasty divorce. At this time, both parents are bumping heads, which in turn pulls in the children. The courts are all about the best interests of the children, which means you need to prep your client to portray themselves as a fit parent. In many custody cases, a custody evaluation is ordered to help the judge make a final decision.

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What is a Custody Evaluation?

A custody evaluation is when a third-party expert (typically a lawyer, mediator or doctor) …