Tag Archives: Child custody

Children’s best interests comes first during child custody

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Child Custody on Friday, March 11, 2016. When parents end their romantic relationships and begin new lives as single people, they often continue to struggle over the care and custody of their shared children. Whether the disputes center on child custody or child … Continue reading Children’s best interests comes first during child custody

Pennsylvania divorce courts seek children’s best interest

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Child Custody on Thursday, January 7, 2016. Couples who have children and choose to divorce often face legal issues concerning child custody. These issues are very personal and tend to evoke strong emotions on both sides. When disputes arise, Pennsylvania courts typically seek … Continue reading Pennsylvania divorce courts seek children’s best interest

How can unwed fathers in Pennsylvania gain child custody and visitation rights?

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Child Custody on Saturday, March 28, 2015. Child custody matters are often discussed in the context of a parents’ divorce. However, today an increasing number of U.S. children are born to unwed mothers with the Centers for Control and Disease Prevention estimating that … Continue reading How can unwed fathers in Pennsylvania gain child custody and visitation rights?

Responding to unexpected ‘single parent’ jabs

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Child Custody on Friday, March 6, 2015. Parenthood is one of the most personal processes an individual can experience. Therefore, a great deal of anxiety and even judgment tend to surround the interactions of individuals whose parenting experiences are significantly dissimilar. If you … Continue reading Responding to unexpected ‘single parent’ jabs

A few points for divorcing parents to ponder

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Child Custody on Friday, January 16, 2015. Anyone considering a divorce is going to wonder about the emotional and legal processes they will potentially undergo. Questions, speculation, hypotheses and soul-searching are common to people exploring the possibility of divorce. For a parent thinking … Continue reading A few points for divorcing parents to ponder

Move to terminate rapists’ parental rights, secure child support

On behalf of Law Offices of Peter J. Russo, P.C. posted in Child Custody on Friday, June 27, 2014. The law in Pennsylvania says that if a woman becomes pregnant through sexual assault or rape and chooses to keep the child, she can also apply to terminate her rapist’s parental rights over the child. In … Continue reading Move to terminate rapists’ parental rights, secure child support