Child Custody Evaluations In Divorce Proceedings If you’re a parent going through a divorce, a judge will need to decide how you’ll share parenting time with your ex and who will make decisions about your kids. Many divorcing parents are able to reach their own custody settlement agreements without going to court. When parents can’t… Continue reading Child Custody Evaluations In Divorce Proceedings
Can I Pick Who Adopts My Child? With Utah Adoptions, one of the first steps in the adoption process is for adoptive parents to fill out an Adoption Planning Questionnaire, or APQ. This is a simple set of questions that helps the agency and adoptive parents determine which adoption situations fit best with their family.… Continue reading Can I Pick Who Adopts My Child?
Can I Give Back A Child I Adopted? In short, yes. Adoptions can be reversed, as adoptions do not always work out. However, adoption is not legally intended to be reversible. As such, reversing an adoption is a complicated and nuanced process. Some examples of when adoption reversal generally occurs include but are not limited… Continue reading Can I Give Back A Child I Adopted?
Can A Child Choose Which Parent They Want To Live With? Child custody is decided on what is in the child’s best interest but not necessarily on the child’s preference. However, this does not mean that a child does not have a say in where he or she is to live and with whom. If… Continue reading Can A Child Choose Which Parent They Want To Live With?
Should I Go To Trial For DUI? For many people, a DUI is their first arrest and criminal charge. A DUI can result in serious consequences, including jail time, fines, surcharges, community service, and a loss of driving privileges. In addition, people with DUI convictions on their records find their motor vehicle insurance premiums going… Continue reading Should I Go To Trial For DUI?
Utah Mediation If you are involved in a contested family law case in Utah the court will likely require you to participate in mediation before going to final trial. You may even be required to attend mediation before you are allowed to file a lawsuit with the court. (This is commonplace when you are seeking… Continue reading Utah Mediation