Will County Child Custody :: Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #9

Will County Child Custody :: Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #9 Mistake #9 -- Not cooperating with the court. Once there are orders entered by the court. You must obey them. There is no quicker way to get yourself in a worse custody position than directly disobeying a judicial order. Violating court orders gives rise to negative inferences [...]

2016-10-26T07:43:40+00:00 February 16th, 2014|

Will County Family Lawyers :: Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #8

Will County Family Lawyers :: Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #8 Mistake #8 -- Not having proper documentation It is important to keep a journal of important events with regard to the way your current custody arrangement is working. Be cooperative and timely regarding any information or documentation requested of you by an attorney or by the courts. [...]

2016-10-26T07:43:40+00:00 February 14th, 2014|

Will County Family Attorneys :: Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #7

Will County Family Attorneys :: Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #7 Mistake #7 -- Not being prepared for your case There are many important factors to consider when initially dealing with a custody dispute. Your first hearing usually happens fast. If you have already reached a custody agreement, with the other parent, the court will enter a consent [...]

2016-10-26T07:43:40+00:00 February 11th, 2014|

Joliet Child Custody Lawyers :: Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #6

Joliet Child Custody Lawyers :: Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #6 Mistake #6 -- Trash talking your spouse in front of the kids By now you are probably starting to notice a general theme. The Courts greatly prefer both parents to be involved in the children's lives and not disparage each other. It is very important that no [...]

2016-10-26T07:43:40+00:00 February 6th, 2014|

Joliet Child Custody Attorneys :: Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #5

Joliet Child Custody Attorneys :: Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #5 Mistake #5 -- Lowering yourself to the level of the other parent In the beginning, it may be easy to be cooperative with the other parent regarding your children's best interests. However, once your spouse starts becoming difficult you may find yourself stooping down to their level [...]

2016-10-26T07:43:40+00:00 February 2nd, 2014|

Joliet Family Law :: Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #4

Joliet Family Law :: Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #4 Mistake #4 -- Refusing to cooperate with the other parent Child custody cases can become a very nasty and hate-filled process. Naturally you'll want to withdraw from your spouse but losing touch with your children's day to day activities and contacts is another HUGE mistake. It is mission-critical [...]

2016-10-26T07:43:40+00:00 January 30th, 2014|

Joliet Family Attorneys :: Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes # 3

Joliet Family Attorneys - Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #3 Mistake #3 -- Moving out of the area for no good reason. You need to make any decisions you make regarding where you live and where you work should be out of practicality. And one thing you should probably not do during your child custody case is accept [...]

2016-10-26T07:43:40+00:00 January 24th, 2014|

Joliet Family Lawyers :: Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #2

Joliet Family Lawyers :: Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #2 Mistake #2 -- Withholding visitation from the other parent. There are certainly circumstances that warrant preventing a parent from having unsupervised visitation with a child prior to the issuance of a court order. However, these circumstances are limited to instances in which there are real and immediate threats [...]

2016-10-26T07:43:40+00:00 January 20th, 2014|

Joliet Family Lawyers – Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #1

Joliet Family Lawyers :: Top 10 Child Custody Mistakes #1 Hi- I’m Victoria Breslan a divorce and family attorney serving Joliet IL and the surrounding Will County communities. I’ve devoted a large part of my practice to help clients avoid common family law pitfalls and set them on the fast-track to emerge from child custody cases in the [...]

2016-10-26T07:43:41+00:00 December 10th, 2013|