Pennsylvania Family Law and Divorce
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Child Custody Archives

Custody and Facebook: What's the Relation?

In Pennsylvania, child custody is determined based on what is in the best interests of the child.  Courts take many factors into consideration, including the stability of each parent, the parent's mental and physical fitness, potential substance abuse of parents, history of domestic violence, and the parent's morality and character.

Pennsylvania Custody and Technology

Our Westmoreland County Divorce Lawyers know that life after divorce can be difficult, and often filled with tension. Particularly in the times directly following the divorce, even seeing the face or hearing the voice of an ex-spouse can cause anxiety.

Parenting Coordinator: Subject to Pennsylvania Judicial Review?

Our Pittsburgh family law attorneys bring you this recent information regarding a child custody case decided in the Superior Court of Pennsylvania on December 18, 2012:

Military Divorce and Military Child Custody - Good News on the Horizon?

Our Washington County Military Divorce Lawyers are proud to serve those who serve our country:

Dinner with Your Ex? An Alternative to Splitting Time with the Kids on Thanksgiving

A Thanksgiving update from our PA Child Custody Lawyers:

Parental Alienation Syndrome - A Relationship Problem, Not a Mental Disorder

Our Allegheny County Custody Lawyers bring you the latest child custody news:

Shared Custody and the New School Year - Helping Pittsburgh Parents Avoid a Custody Battle

While the beginning of a new school year is cause for many parents to celebrate, the new year can present a fresh set of obstacles for parents sharing custody of their children. Whether you're newly separated or custody sharing veterans, making a shared custody arrangement work smoothly during the school year is no small feat. Here are 3 tips to get the school year off to a good start when your family is dealing with divorce: