Colorado courts favor parent-child relationships. Relocating after a divorce can be a complex scenario if the noncustodial parent does not agree to the move.
At the law firm of Jolein A. Harro, P.C., located in Littleton, Colorado, we have spent more than 25 years representing families. We are conversant in all areas of family law, and our two decades of experience has taught us much about how our courts rule, what options are available to you and how best to create a positive outcome for all involved.
Jefferson County Visitation Rights Lawyers
A court will consider all information when determining whether to allow a child to relocate with the custodial parent – factors such as whether visitation will be a financial burden to the noncustodial parent, the emotional needs of the child and his or her connection to nearby family, age of the child, and school attendance can all affect a court’s determination regarding relocation.
As in the original custody determination, the court will always default to the best interests of the child. A judge will consider the reason for relocation – for example, a new job or a new marriage – and make a decision based on all available evidence.
It is important to remember that you cannot move a child away from a noncustodial parent without permission from the noncustodial parent or a court order. If you are planning on moving, or if your ex-spouse is thinking of doing so, and you are concerned about parenting time with your child, the lawyers at Jolein A. Harro, P.C., can help.
Denver Child Relocation Attorneys
At Jolein A. Harro, P.C., we hold ourselves to a high standard of professionalism, honesty and ethics. We use sound business principles and believe that each of us is responsible for the success of your case. We have confidence in our ability to creatively represent our clients and effect change for the better.
We believe that divorce is not synonymous with distress. At Jolein A. Harro, P.C., we are changing the face of divorce.
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