Enforcing Child Custody Agreements in Mission Viejo
How to Enforce Your Child Custody Rights
If you have been through
divorce and you have been assigned
child custody rights then these orders have the force of law. There are many cases where
an ex-spouse may not adhere to these orders and you may find that you
are having difficulty obtaining your rights. It is important for you to
know your options if your ex-spouse is not following these court orders.
You have the options to contact your local police department and ask them
to enforce the order, as your order has the force of law. In the case
that an ex-spouse is not returning your child, then you may contact the
district attorney in Orange County and look for the child abduction and
Finally, you may file an action for contempt with the court, which is essentially
a notification of the lack of adherence on your ex-spouse's part,
and a request to have these rights enforced. This however can be extremely
complicated and can have some very serious consequences so it is vitally
important that you speak with an Orange County divorce attorney from The
Hunter Law Group before filing an action for contempt with the California
State Court. As a form of reference and evidence, you should always keep
detailed records of any
visitation or child custody violations on the part of your ex-spouse and have these
records with you whenever you go to court for a related matter.
Why hire our Orange County family lawyer?
At The Hunter Law Group we are intent on serving our clients through excellent
service and aggressive representation in any legal matter. If you are
seeking to have your custody rights enforced then you will greatly benefit
from the legal assistance of our firm. As the process can be extremely
complicated and there can be some very serious consequences, it is highly
advisable that you have skilled representation from a Mission Viejo custody
lawyer on your side.