Child Custody Webinar

Online Webinar
Event Description

Are you thinking of filing for custody of a child in Maryland or are you currently involved in a custody case?

This FREE 1-hour class will help you learn about child custody laws in Maryland.

We will cover:

  • Who can file for child custody in Maryland?
  • What court forms should I use?
  • Are there alternatives to going to trial?
  • What is the difference between legal and physical custody?
  • What are the best interest factors? How will a judge consider them? What evidence can I use to prove the best interest factors?
  • How do visitation schedules impact child support determinations?
  • What are the fees and costs?
  • How do I serve the court papers?
  • What happens after I file?
  • What if I need to change my custody order or disagree with the court order?
  • When do I need a lawyer?

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