Family legal issues are prevalent in the Los Angeles area, and the attorneys at Hayat Family Law can assist you. We have experience with divorce litigation, custody disputes, and mothers and/or Fathers seeking child support. Our knowledge is indispensable to any family facing a legal issue. We are familiar with California family law and will advocate for your parental or guardian rights.
During divorce proceedings, the attorneys at Hayat Family Law can work with you to ensure that both parties receive fair representation and that custody agreements are determined fairly. In addition, we can represent you if another party is not honoring their obligations under California law, such as making timely child support or alimony payments. Families in Los Angeles can rest assured that their rights will be protected when navigating such complex family law matters with the assistance of their skilled attorneys.
Cases involving domestic violence and child custody necessitate the representation of seasoned attorneys familiar with the nuances of California family law. The court can determine the best custody arrangement for all parties involved, as well as the expectations for both parents, through mediation sessions.
If a Parent Commits Acts of Violence Against a Child
If a parent is found to have committed acts of violence or child abuse, they may be charged in family courts throughout the state of California. In custody cases, victims of domestic violence can also seek protection from their abusers while assuring the safety of their children. A court can also determine the rights and responsibilities of each parent when it comes to making decisions regarding their child’s development through these proceedings.
Typically, the family court has the authority to issue temporary custody orders that are in the child’s best interests. In Los Angeles, court orders are required for family law issues such as child abuse, divorce, and child custody. The court is responsible for making an informed determination regarding who should have parental authority over a child, taking into account all relevant factors and ensuring that any arrangement is in the child’s best interests. It is important to comprehend California law regarding parenting time, parental influence, and other aspects of family law, as custody laws vary by state. In general, if a couple cannot concur on matters pertaining to their children, both parties can use either mandatory or recommending mediation before resorting to court proceedings.
Cases involving guardianship, allegations of domestic violence, and child abuse can be addressed by the court system. In Los Angeles, dependency cases involving juveniles are heard by the juvenile court, while neglect and domestic violence cases are heard by the dependency court. Typically, law enforcement is involved in these matters to provide fundamental information about the situation. If you need help with a child abuse case, contact us now at Hayat Family Law.