Georgia Family Lawyers

Dividing Parenting Time & Visitation in GA

Georgia laws favor retaining children’s relationships with both parents following a divorce. Visitation allows the non-custodial parent the right to see and spend time with the children as a parent. Unfortunately, there are many obstacles can limit one’s ability to fully act as a parent. That is when it may be necessary to petition the courts for a remedy.

If you believe that you rights to visitation are not being acknowledged appropriately, we urge you to contact our Atlanta family law attorneys as soon as possible.

The Manely Firm P.C. has achieved unparalleled success in the courtroom. Call us today at (888) 930-9165.

Creating a Parenting Plan for Visitation

You and the other parent have to make sure you are on the same page when it comes to how you wish to share responsibility for the children. Although you and the other parent might not always agree or get along on the game plan, the idea for the parenting plan is to ensure that your child’s needs are looked after first and foremost.

Factors that may be used in considering visitation:

  • The child’s preferences
  • The child’s relationship with each parent
  • The child’s relationship with the community and school
  • Each parent’s current living situation
  • Each parent’s physical, mental, and emotional well-being
  • Each parent’s ability to care for the child
  • Each parent’s personal lifestyle

The courts will always choose what is in the child’s best interests. Therefore, if the evidence presents that one parent has a history of drug abuse, for example, they may not be viewed as favorably when it comes time to make a plan for visitation. For this reason, it is important that you consult with our Georgia family law attorneys regarding your case. We can help determine the right course of action based on your personal circumstances and ensure you get the outcome that you most deserve.

Get Experienced Representation – (888) 930-9165

The Manely Firm, P.C. offers compassionate, creative and comprehensive representation for all matters related to family law, including child custody and visitation. If you have any questions about parenting plans or other matters concerning your parental rights.

We put you and your family’s needs first. To begin, please call to schedule an appointment.

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