Deciding to leave your spouse or receiving a summons for divorce can leave you feeling like many things in your future is uncertain. The relationship with your children shouldn't be one of them. For many parents facing divorce, worries about how the courts will handle custody and visitation is the biggest concern.
If you and your ex can't amicably agree on terms for your divorce, the courts will make some of these critical decisions on your behalf. Understanding of Florida family law and common practices for custody issues can help you prepare for the most likely scenarios with child custody. By looking at several key factors in your family, you can better predict how the courts may rule.