Your child custody matter will inevitably be stressful, and might bring on anxiety and depression. You have a number of things going on in your life already. You may be adjusting to not having the same amount of support that you previously had for the...

In a child custody case, emotions are intense. You might be struggling with the other parent to have as much parenting time as you can. The DC judge wants to have several status hearings and a long process before resolving your case, and you feel...

Please note: This is a brief guide and not intended to be legal advice. Please contact us at (202) 870-3021 to discuss the particulars of your situation.   Child custody can be one of the most challenging negotiations of a person’s life. It is hard to think...

When you encounter a legal problem are you a do-it-yourself Googler, or looking for a lawyer who is a trickster, or looking for an honest one? Lawyers get a bad rap, but there are many honest ones, and we are here to help people. Unlike a...

Do you know when to say “objection” and what good legal answer to give when the judge wants to know your basis for objecting so that it is sustained? If you’re on the other side of the case, do you know how to defend against...

Going to court in “street clothes.” Although perhaps it shouldn’t matter what you look like, it does. Show that you take your serious court matter seriously by dressing in a professional or at least business casual way.   Having arguments with the other party during a hearing. You may...

You have a court-ordered custody arrangement between you and the other parent. Life has changed for you and your child, so the custody arrangement doesn't work. What can you do?   A court-ordered custody arrangement that doesn't work for you will not by itself move the needle...