Nothing affects people's daily lives as powerfully as the family. Whether it is during
a moment of celebration such as the birth of a child or during a moment of heartbreak
such as divorce, we are all moved and motivated by family. Treviño Law understands
the grief that a person faces in a marriage dissolution and will provide the legal
support necessary to ease the transition in a divorce.
In a California divorce or separation, the custody and visitation of the minor children are
critical court decisions that a family law attorney should address. There are many
sources of information the Orange County court uses to determine the best interests of
the child. Treviño Law evaluates and organizes that information to secure the best
outcome for the child's custody.
Custody and visitation of minor children are based upon factors which include the child's
health, safety, and welfare. The family law judge will consider the child's best interest
and which parent is likely to foster the relationship between the other parent and child.
Although older children have some say as to which parent should have custody, their
desire is one element. A divorce attorney can evaluate the factors and argue the case
Custody in Orange County is based upon the best interests of the minor children. Many believe that the best interest approach is based upon which parent is the better person. However, there is a presumption that it is in the best interest of the minor children to have both parents involved in the minor children's lives. . . . continue reading. . . .