Child Custody & Support Modification

Chattanooga Child Custody & Support Modification Lawyer

Helping Clients Obtain the Best Outcome for Their Children

Judge modifying court order in TenneseeAfter divorce, circumstances change. The agreements you made at one point of your life may no longer be beneficial or even applicable. At Conner & Roberts, PLLC, we recognize your need for change, and we can help you obtain custody and support modifications that realistically address the needs of your children as well as your own. Get in touch with one of our Chattanooga child custody and support modification lawyers today to learn more about how to proceed.

Call (423) 299-4489 now or contact our firm online to schedule a FREE consultation with a Chattanooga child support & custody modification attorney.

When Circumstances Change, Modify Your Agreements

While there is no way to predict your future, you can bet that your circumstances will shift and transform over the course of your lifetime. With this in mind, lawyers Amelia Roberts and Lisa Conner offer practical and professional legal assistance to help you modify your divorce agreement.

We can help you with modifications involving:

With more than three decades of combined proven experience achieving favorable results in complicated and often emotionally fueled cases, our Chattanooga child custody and support modification attorneys can help you learn about your legal options and guide you through the process of requesting a modification.

How to Proceed with Your Modification

Generally, before a modification is granted, you must be able to prove to the judge that there has been a significant change in circumstances in your life that is resulting in the need to change an agreement.

These may include:

  • Loss of employment
  • Change in the needs of your child (medical, educational, or developmental)
  • A remarriage or change in relationship status that directly relates to finances
  • Change in income
  • Relocation

Understanding Visitation Rights in Tennessee

When it comes to child custody cases in Tennessee, it's important to understand the concept of visitation rights. Visitation rights refer to the non-custodial parent's legal right to spend time with their child. Our experienced Chattanooga child custody lawyers can help you navigate the complexities of visitation rights and ensure that your rights as a parent are protected.

Key points to understand about visitation rights in Tennessee include:

  • The court's focus on the best interests of the child when determining visitation schedules
  • The different types of visitation arrangements, such as supervised visitation or virtual visitation
  • The importance of creating a visitation schedule that works for both parents and the child
  • The potential for modifications to visitation schedules as circumstances change

At Conner & Roberts, PLLC, we are dedicated to helping you create a visitation arrangement that fosters a healthy and fulfilling relationship between you and your child. Contact us today to discuss your Chattanooga child custody case and how we can assist you with your family's needs.

Put Experience on Your Side

Our knowledgeable and skilled attorneys understand the laws surrounding the modification of support and custody judgments. We are also familiar with the common challenges that our clients are faced with when a judge is determining whether or not a modification should be granted.

With our help, you can realistically convey your reasons for a modification while portraying why the changes to be made will be in the best interests of your children. We are committed to building a persuasive case supported by facts, and we are here to work closely with you to develop that strategy.

Get started on your case now by calling (423) 299-4489 for a FREE consultation with a modification lawyer near you.

Child Custody & Support Modifications FAQ

What is the process for requesting a modification of child custody or support agreements?

Before a modification is granted, you must prove to the judge that there has been a significant change in circumstances in your life that is resulting in the need to change an agreement. It is recommended to seek the assistance of experienced attorneys to guide you through this process.

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