Your life might feel out of control during the course of your divorce proceedings, but imagine how it must feel for your child. All you want is for your child to have a safe, stable, and happy home when the divorce is final. The Law Office of Alan K. Arden can help. Attorney Arden is a child custody lawyer in Woodbridge, VA who can handle your custody case.
Contest child custody cases are generally very stressful and complicated, so it's important to be prepared. During the custody hearing, the court will hear evidence to determine the best interests of the child, and it is required by Virginia law to take into consideration the best interest factors set out in the Code of Virginnia. These factors are:
This is an extensive list of factors which must be thoroughly developed by careful investigation, discovery, and trial skills in examination and cross-examination of witnesses, presentation of demonstrative evidence, and legal argument to the court. With decades of experience as a child custody lawyer, Attorney Arden will help you protect your parental rights and navigate this difficult process. Call his office in Woodbridge, VA now to get started.