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Parental Rights After Divorce

Our team has developed a reputation for being able to solve domestic disputes, regardless of how complicated. Our team of Family Solicitors regularly assist clients with Divorce, Child Custody and Domestic Violence matters.

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Parental Rights After Divorce

Divorce can be a challenging process, especially when children are involved. At Wildings Solicitors, we understand that ensuring the well-being of your children is a top priority. This page provides essential information about parental rights and responsibilities after divorce to help you protect your children’s best interests.

Our Family Law Solicitors specialise in a range of matters. Our team has developed a reputation for being able to solve domestic disputes, regardless of how complicated. Our team of Family Solicitors regularly assist clients with DivorceChild Custody and Domestic Violence matters.

We recognise that family disputes can be emotionally exhausting, so our solicitors go the extra mile to deal with all of the practical and financial stress on your behalf.

Book your initial consultation with our Solicitors today and find out how our team of experts can find a positive solution to your matter. Request a call back using the contact form, freephone 0330 333 8797 or email us at info@wildings-solicitors.co.uk.

Understanding Your Responsibilities

Divorce doesn’t diminish your role as a parent. In fact, it’s crucial to be aware of your parental rights and responsibilities to create a stable and supportive environment for your children.

Our Services for Parental Rights After Divorce:

  • Legal Assessment: Our experienced family law solicitors offer comprehensive legal assessments to help you understand your parental rights and responsibilities post-divorce.

  • Custody and Access Arrangements: We specialize in creating custody and access arrangements that prioritize the best interests of your children and ensure both parents are involved in their lives.

  • Child Support: Our team can provide guidance on child support matters to ensure your children’s financial needs are met.

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Key Considerations in Parental Rights After Divorce

  • Child Custody: Determine physical and legal custody arrangements, considering the child’s well-being and the involvement of both parents.

  • Visitation and Access: Create visitation and access schedules that maintain the parent-child relationship and ensure meaningful time spent with each parent.

  • Child Support: Address child support obligations and payments to provide for your children’s needs.

Why Wildings Solicitors?

Quality Service

Wildings Solicitors is Lexcel Accredited. The Lexcel Accreditation is the Law Society’s quality mark for excellence in practice management.

In situations where an amicable solution cannot be reached through negotiation, our Child Custody Solicitors will be on hand to support you through every stage of Court proceedings. Our experienced Family Law team can assist you with:

  • Residence Orders
  • Contact Orders
  • Parental Responsibility Agreements
  • Specific Issue Orders
  • Prohibited Steps Orders

Why Wildings Solicitors?

Client Care

Family Law matters can be delicate. Along with offering you practical support and advice throughout your matter, our Child Custody Solicitors will always go the extra mile to reduce the strain placed upon you and your loved ones.

Why Wildings Solicitors?

Bespoke Service

What works for one family may not necessarily work for you. Our Solicitors reject the one-size-fits-all approach and instead focus on coming to a solution that is specific to the circumstances of you and your family.

Book your initial consultation with our Child Custody Solicitors in Birmingham & Manchester today. Freephone 0330 333 8797, request a callback or email info@wildings-solicitors.co.uk.

Questions You Might Have

General Quesitons

Parental rights after divorce include custody, visitation, and child support responsibilities. Understanding these rights is essential for both parents to ensure the well-being of their children.

Child custody is determined based on the best interests of the child, considering factors such as stability, parental involvement, and the child’s well-being.

Yes, visitation and access arrangements can often be negotiated to accommodate the schedules and preferences of both parents, with a focus on the child’s best interests.

Child support ensures that children’s financial needs are met. The non-custodial parent may be required to make regular payments to the custodial parent for the child’s upbringing.

We provide legal assessments, assistance in creating custody and access arrangements, guidance on child support matters, and legal representation to protect your parental rights and ensure the best interests of your children are upheld.

Financial Related

The process for negotiating a financial settlement can be done in two ways. Firstly, if financial matters are agreed upon between both parties a finance consent order can then be drafted and filed with the court alongside the relevant paperwork.

On the other hand, if matters are not agreed upon between parties and where there is a financial dispute regarding assets and finances, it would then be recommended to go through the court process of obtaining a financial order. This process is generally quite lengthy and consists of financial hearings and full financial disclosure from both parties. Once a settlement is agreed a final order will then be granted.

If Children Involved

If you have a genuine fear that your ex-partner will not return the children back to you or the UK where they are usually resident, we will make an emergency application with the Family Courts for a Prohibited Steps Order.

Unfortunately, grandparents do not have parental rights and therefore an application needs to be made to the court initially. You will need to ask the court for permission to make an application for contact under Form C100. Our team is on hand to support you through such cases.

If you have parental responsibility, our family team can make an application to the family courts requesting a contact arrangement.

Here at Wildings, we would guide you through the process, whilst ensuring that we obtain the best and most effective result for you.

In such cases, we would initially recommend mediation. Should matters continue to not be resolved, we would then advise you on what application should be made to the court to finalise arrangements.

About Your Safety

If you are in fear for your safety or have experienced either physical, verbal, emotional, or psychological abuse, control, coercion, harassment or threatening behaviour, we are able to make an ex-parte non-molestation order to protect you from the forms of harassment above.  Should there be an occupational dispute concerning property, we are also able to make an application for an occupation order.

It is essential for us to give you right guidance, please do not delay to take the first step and contact us!

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