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What Is a Custody Evaluation and When Should I Request One?

What Is a Custody Evaluation and When Should I Request One?

What is a Custody Evaluation? A Custody Evaluation (often referred to as Bilateral Custody or Parenting Evaluation) is an evaluation that is completed by a licensed psychologist. Depending on the issues that are present in the case, the evaluations can vary from...
What is a Guardian ad Litem and When Should I Request One?

What is a Guardian ad Litem and When Should I Request One?

A Guardian ad Litem (GAL) in the family law realm is a trained and certified professional who represents the best interests of your child(ren). The type of GAL used in family law matters is oftentimes referred to as a Title 26 GAL. Title 26 refers to the Domestic...
How to File and Prepare for Your Contested Child Custody/Parenting Plan Hearing in Washington State

How to File and Prepare for Your Contested Child Custody/Parenting Plan Hearing in Washington State

If you and your partner or spouse have broken up and you have a child together, chances are that you may not agree on the custody arrangement for your child(ren) at some point. If you can’t reach an agreement on how to share the kids, then you can ask the court to...