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What do Maryland courts consider during a child custody matter?

The most difficult part of any divorce if you are a parent is not the complexities involved with asset division. Rather, it's coming to agreement on child custody terms. Fortunately, in spite of the difficulty, most parents are able to arrive at mutually agreed upon terms for child custody outside of court, which will save them them the time, money, stress and emotional turmoil that is associated with family court proceedings.In order to increase the chances of parents coming to peaceful agreement over their child custody concerns, at the Law Office of Kevin L. Beard, PA, we find it helpful to educate our clients on the most important issues that Maryland family courts will consider during child custody proceedings. Think of the following questions as a checklist of questions and concerns that parents will want address:

Definitely talk about these child custody issues with your lawyer

The divorce clients who ask their attorneys lots of questions tend to be the best prepared for their divorces no matter what the most important issue in their divorce happens to be. In this article, we will discuss the types of questions individuals should focus on when they are concerned about child custody issues. By going over this type of information with your attorney, you will be well served and well prepared during your divorce process:

Modifying the terms of your divorce agreement

Divorce agreements and divorce awards are not always set in stone. If one of the spouse's life-situations, or the needs of a child, change following a divorce settlement or divorce award, then the spouses who require it may request a modification to the divorce agreement.

Warning: Increased traffic patrols planned for November

Catonsville drivers making their daily commute into Washington, D.C., should be aware of increased efforts by police to issue tickets for all manner of traffic violations. According to the Metropolitan Police Department, officers will be carrying out high visibility enforcement efforts during the entire month of November.

Is it time to say good-bye?

Divorce tends to be permanent, and it is rare that couples who split up decide to get back together again. Therefore, when weighing the positives and negatives of divorce, couples should consider as many factors as possible. This article will review some important decisions that ever spouse considering divorce needs to think about.

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