It’s the subject of movies and TV dramas but all-too-often it’s also the subject of real-life dramas played out in New Mexico family law courtrooms, causing emotional turmoil for countless families.
From custody and visitation schedules, to hearings and trials, here’s how the courts have been conducted during the Coronavirus pandemic.
Divorced adults who co-parent are facing a challenging environment in terms of their custody and parenting time arrangements due to Coronavirus concerns. The courts have made it clear, however, that a vague reference to coronavirus will NOT be enough for parties to restrict visitation with the other parent.
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Undoubtedly, one of the most serious aspects of any divorce or paternity case is how the Divorce Court (or the parties themselves), will ultimately determine the issue of child custody and visitation. While the path of a child custody case in the Albuquerque courts is fairly predictable, clients get in trouble when they lose sight of the overall importance of custody agreements, especially when their divorce lawyers fail to keep them focused on the impact these decisions will have on the children.
So many of my Albuquerque divorce clients ask me, how do we decide what kind of custody arrangement is appropriate? Most divorce lawyers will say something like, “It really should be decided on a case-by-case basis,” or “Every case is different.”