Manitoba Family Law

Child Custody Lawyers in Winnipeg

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Manitoba Child Custody Lawyers Provide Sympathetic Counsel

Winnipeg Child Custody LawyersVisionary Law serves clients throughout Winnipeg and the surrounding areas.

In family law, no issue is as hotly contended as child custody. At Visionary Law, we work judiciously to protect your child’s welfare as well as your parental rights.

Recognizing that you want what is best for your child, we tailor our counsel to meet the unique needs of your family. Whether you need help adding a child custody provision to your separation agreement, or require an experienced lawyer to fight for you in court, we are ready to provide you with dedicated legal service.

Drafting a parenting/custody agreement

Types of child custody in Manitoba

How do I get full custody in Winnipeg?

To obtain full custody in Manitoba, you need to follow a legal process that considers the best interests of the child. Here are the general steps:

  1. Consult with a Family Lawyer: Start by seeking advice from a family lawyer who specializes in child custody cases. They can provide guidance on Manitoba’s specific laws and regulations.

  2. Negotiation and Mediation: Courts in Manitoba often encourage parents to reach agreements through negotiation or mediation. It’s essential to show your willingness to cooperate and your commitment to the child’s well-being.

  3. Court Application: If an agreement cannot be reached, you can file a court application for custody. In your application, you should present strong evidence supporting your case, including factors that demonstrate your ability to provide a stable and supportive environment for the child.

  4. Best Interests of the Child: Manitoba law prioritizes the best interests of the child. You will need to demonstrate how full custody is in the child’s best interests, including factors such as their emotional and physical well-being, the relationship with each parent, and any history of abuse or neglect.

  5. Legal Representation: Consider hiring a lawyer to represent you in court. They can help present your case effectively, ensuring that you meet the legal requirements.

  6. Court Proceedings: Be prepared for court hearings and proceedings. The judge will review the evidence, hear from both parties, and make a decision based on the child’s best interests.

Remember that family law can be complex, and it’s crucial to consult with a qualified family lawyer in Manitoba who can provide personalized advice based on your unique circumstances.

Contact a skilled child custody lawyer in Winnipeg

Visionary Law offers compassionate family law counsel to clients across Manitoba. To discuss your child custody matter with a knowledgeable lawyer today, call (204) 515-6020 or fill out the form below to set up an initial paid consultation.

We will contact you as soon as possible to schedule an office visit. Information shared with our office in this form and during our consultation is and will remain private and confidential.

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