Our attorneys at Balisle Family Law Legall Counsel, S.C. understand how special the relationship between children and their grandparents can be, and we work to help protect these important relationships. Sometimes grandparents or other third parties have a right to petition the Court for reasonable visitation rights with respect to a child. There may be times when the parent of the child, denies you access to your grandchild. At this point, you may want to consider consulting with a Madison family law attorney from our firm to take legal action to gain visitation rights.
Although grandparents sometimes are significantly involved in caring for their grandchildren, even living with them in some cases, this is not always the case. Depending on your relationship with your children at the time of the birth of their child or later in life, they can legally restrict or even eliminate your access to your grandchildren. In other cases, your child may no longer be able to care for his or her children and you may feel the best thing to do is to request legal and physical custody of your grandchild.
We help grandparents to petition or request the following:
Our family law attorneys in Madison have substantial experience handling a wide range of grandparent's rights cases in trial and appellate courts as well as working with legislators to improve statues that affect grandparents. There are a number of different approaches we can take, depending on the unique circumstances. We take the time to understand exactly what you hope to achieve and work towards obtaining a positive result for you.
If you would like to discuss your situation with a Madison family lawyer, please contact our firm today at (608) 765-1001.