Pasadena Fathers' Rights Lawyer
Fathers' Rights in Custody and Visitation Matters
Many times when parents
divorce, some fathers do not know where to turn during this time and unsure how
to navigate the court process and procedures. Many are unaware and unsure
how to suggest equal custody for their children, how to determine child
and spousal support and other factors.
This is when a Pasadena divorce attorney from The Graves law Firm can come
alongside you and counsel you through this difficult time. Attorney Graves
is Board Certified in Family Law and has been listed as a Rising Star in
Super Lawyers® thanks to her commitment to upholding her clients rights at all times.
Personalized Legal Representation
Fathers have the right to pursue custody and visitation in divorce cases.
An unmarried father also has the right to child custody and visitation
after establishing their paternity. There are many issues that can arise
pertaining to a father's rights that the firm can help you address.
During a divorce, fathers have certain rights such as:
- Having an equal say in important decisions regarding children such as where they live
- Disciplining the children
- Being involved the his children’s lives, interacting with them, and
spending time with them
- Participating in parenting
- Seeing school and medical records
- Deciding which doctors and dentists his child sees and participating in
Included in these rights are certain responsibilities including financial
support, protection from harm and neglect, and access to schooling and
Protect Your Rights as a Father
Fathers are not required to go to court to obtain these rights, but they
are already firmly established. This is because the state presumes a child
born to married partners is their child. Even unwed fathers have the same
rights once paternity has been established.
The Graves Law Firm is a qualified firm that will give you straight-forward
legal advice regarding your situation. You can trust that our skilled
Pasadena divorce lawyer will fight for your parental rights and ensure
you are treated fairly at all times. Reach out to The Graves Law Firm today!
Contact a Pasadena fathers' rights lawyer for skilled legal counsel and representation!