For divorcing parents, issues of child custody are front and center.
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For divorcing parents, issues of custody are front and center.
There are a lot of decisions to make: Will parents share joint custody, or will
one parent have sole custody and the other visitation? Will they share
decision-making, or will one parent have the final say on things like medical
treatment and education? What’s the best way to divide parenting time? Find the
When courts need to make decisions about child custody and visitation, they consider what arrangement will be in the child’s best interests.
It's crucial that you figure out a schedule for the kids as soon as you can
Learn about legal and physical custody, joint and sole custody, and more.
State-Specific Articles and FAQs About Child Custody
Different states have different rules about child custody. Look for information about your state here.
Whether you're creating a parenting agreement cooperatively or expecting a contested custody trial, find the information you need here.