The Law Offices of Tad Nelson & Associates is keenly aware of the sensitive nature of child custody & visitation matters as it relates to divorce & separation proceedings. Our legal team of experienced Galveston child custody lawyers will guide you to the most effective decision(s) about how to move forward with your intentions.
Galveston Child Custody & Visitation Attorneys
Whether you’re working to achieve custody of your child, a better visitation plan, or to retain custody of your child, The Law Offices of Tad Nelson & Associates stands among the best family law firms in Galveston for helping litigants achieve their desired goals; doing what’s best for themselves and their children.
Our law firm is careful to craft it’s strategy with the particular situation of the family in mind, in addition to prioritizing solutions which meet each individual client’s needs to the fullest.
What’s Best For The Child
Important Factors in Determining Who Gets Custody
The court is dedicated to doing whatever it deems is in the best of the child. Galveston County judges take a number of factors into account when making the decision of who gets custody of the child or children. We’ve listed a few of the factors below to give you an idea of considerations we’ll be targeting during litigation proceedings.
- The depth of the connection the child has with it’s parents/guardians.
- The age of the child is an important factor. In some cases; the younger the child, the better it is for the mother. NOTE: This isn’t etched in stone and shouldn’t be the basis of assumption.
- The sex of the child also has some weight with some family court judges.
- The health (physical & mental) and lifestyle of both parents.
- The ability of the parents to provide for the child.
Doing what’s best for the child is an important factor in concluding litigation which will lead to actions related to custody assignments. As your advocate, we’ll demonstrate the necessities of the details, which appeal to your best attributes, that the court will likely use, that dictate “what’s best for the child”, that serve your favor.
Galveston Child Custody Lawyers
The ruling made by the court will have a powerful impact on the life of the child.
The Law Offices of Tad Nelson & Associates holds this truth as an utmost importance which impacts our methodology during proceedings which will determine the final outcome of the case.