Child Custody Attorney Serving Boise and Beyond
Child custody cases in Idaho are never easy, and while they impact the lives of everyone involved, they can be especially difficult for children.
Whether negotiating an initial child custody arrangement or seeking a child custody modification in Idaho, child custody can be one of the most difficult aspects of a divorce. That’s why it is important to hire an Idaho child custody attorney with the compassion and the family law experience necessary to help you and your family get through this trying and often complicated legal process.
Shupperd Law helps protect clients’ parental rights in the Boise, Meridian, and Nampa areas while ensuring their children’s interests are protected in an Idaho child custody case. As an experienced family lawyer with vast knowledge of Idaho child custody law, Kevin Shupperd will give you the most realistic expectations based on your situation.
Factors Considered in an Idaho Child Custody Case
Every child custody case is unique, and there is no one-size-fits-all solution to a child custody agreement.
Ultimately, it will be up to the Idaho courts to make the final decision in a child custody case based on the child’s best interests. Some of the factors that will be considered to determine the best interests of the child include:
- each parent’s wishes
- the child’s wishes (in certain instances)
- the relationship between the child and their parents and siblings
- the relationship between the child and their surroundings (community, home, school, etc.)
- circumstances and character of all parties involved in the case
- the promotion of stability and continuity for the child
- any evidence of domestic violence
What to Expect from a Boise Child Custody Case
Although the courts will make the final determination in a child custody case, parents are always encouraged to come up with their own child custody agreement for approval. Often, both parties are more likely to secure a satisfactory resolution when the parents negotiate the child custody arrangement rather than relying on the court.
Kevin Shupperd is a Boise divorce attorney that has helped countless clients to obtain favorable custody agreements in many unique situations. Whether your divorce is amicable or contentious, Kevin Shupperd has what it takes to protect your parental rights and your child’s best interests through dedicated representation in an Idaho child custody case.
Contact a Knowledgeable Child Custody Lawyer for a Free Consultation
A child custody case can be daunting. Let Kevin Shupperd sit down with you to discuss the facts surrounding your unique case. He can help you understand what to expect based on Idaho law. He will discuss all the factors used in determining a child custody agreement, how those factors will apply to your case, and consider any additional factors that might be unique to your situation.
Kevin Shupperd is a knowledgeable family law attorney with the child custody experience necessary to help you make informed decisions to protect your parental rights. In addition to guiding you through the legal aspects of your child custody case, Kevin will walk you through the practical aspects of an Idaho child custody action, ensuring that you are prepared for mediation, settlement conferences, parenting time evaluations, and litigation.
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