Talk to one another. Try to agree on arrangements that best suit the children, that they will be comfortable with, and that take into account their interests.
Have an initial meeting with a lawyer to explore the law and your rights. Then attempt mediation or collaboration.
The Country in which the child has been living for the past year.
First and foremost, the Court is concerned with the child’s interest and welfare. An arrangement will be reached that best suits the child’s welfare.
Between three to twelve months.
The cost varies depending on the complexity of the case. At Shortlands, we try to offer fixed fees for every stage of the process.
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