Protecting Your Parental Rights

Child custody and parenting time issues may lead to heated arguments between parents. At Musselwhite, Meinhart & Staples, our goal is to help you find a resolution that works for you and your family. Our lawyers have been helping parents in Radcliff, Elizabethtown and throughout north central Kentucky with all types of custody issues since 1982. We know how difficult this situation is for you and your children. We are here to help you through this process so you can focus on what matters: your family.

Custody Of A Minor Child

If parents cannot agree as to custody of their children, the court will have to make the decision. Unfortunately, custody lawsuits, whether part of a divorce or not, can be stressful, antagonistic and emotionally draining.

Unless the court is convinced that it would not be in the child's best interest, both parents will be awarded substantial parenting time with the children. Increasingly the courts are considering shared or equal parenting time. Typically, child support will also be ordered during the litigation process.

We will help you learn about your options for custody and parenting time. We will explain how different arrangements will impact you and your children so you can make an informed decision that protects your family's future.

Protecting Your Relationship With Your Children

Careful planning and having a clear understanding of each parent's roles and responsibilities can make custody and parenting time division much easier and less stressful for everyone involved. Our attorneys will guide you through this process. We have helped many parents through custody actions. We know what steps to take to protect your parental rights and to preserve your relationship with your children.

Explore Your Options. Arrange A Free Consultation.

You do not have to go through this alone. We offer honest advice tailored to your needs in a comfortable and confidential environment. We are available when you need us. This means you can contact us 24/7, and we offer Saturday appointments. See how we can help you by arranging a free consultation. Call 270-872-4537 or fill out our online contact form.