Child Custody Modification

Nevada Child Custody Modifications

Child custody arrangements made at the time of divorce or separation take into consideration a family's current situation. While they do provide some flexibility for changing circumstances, sometimes the change is so significant that it warrants a modification of the original custody order.

It is important for parents to remember that only a judge can order a child custody modification and that, even when parents agree to a modification, the court must be approached for approval. At Ford & Friedman, we know which steps to take in this process and how to ensure that a compelling and effective argument for a modification is clearly put forth on your behalf.

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Grounds for Child Custody Modification

After an initial child custody agreement has been approved or ordered, situations may arise that require legal action to seek a custody modification. Our lawyers will help you create a new custody arrangement that addresses your new circumstances while continuing to serve the best interests of your child.

  • Grounds for child custody modification in Nevada can include:
  • Increase or decrease in salary
  • Birth of more children
  • Availability or desire of a parent to spend time with the children
  • Preferences of the children involved
  • Details of any new court judgments against either parent
  • Living arrangements of one or both parents
  • Relocation of a parent to a new city or state
  • Child's age

Our Henderson modification attorneys will evaluate your family's circumstances to determine whether or not you have a viable argument for a child custody modification. Should you decide to pursue a modification, we are prepared to serve as your legal advocates and aggressively pursue a favorable outcome on your behalf.

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