At What Age Can a Child Refuse to See a Parent?

When deciding at what age a child can refuse to see a parent, several factors will be considered including any existing agreement, the age of the child, and the situation of the current parent with primary custody. Basically, custody agreements establish how a child will see his or her parent and at what frequency. While this agreement may remain in …

Does An Affair Impact Child Custody In VA?

An extramarital affair by either spouse can affect several aspects of a divorce case. One aspect that truly concerns separating parents is the custody of their child. If your spouse has cheated on you during your marriage, you may be expecting the court to favor you for child custody, since the court may already favor you in other matters such …

Can A DUI Affect Child Custody Decisions In Virginia?

Are you concerned that a DUI conviction on your record could deny you custody of your child? Take a deep breath – a DUI conviction alone isn’t enough to completely take away child custody. However, it can have a real impact on a court’s decision and on your parental rights and responsibilities. Let’s look at some effects a drunk-driving record …