CHILD CUSTODY BATTLES CAN TAKE A TOLL
Successfully navigating through divorce proceedings requires a delicate maintenance of balance between the needs of each parent and the needs of their children. Fortunately, most parents recognize the absolute importance of minimizing upheaval in their children’s lives. Maryland courts place a premium on the wellbeing of children of divorce-seeking parents, and the child custody procedure is designed to reflect this priority. Nonetheless, child custody decisions comprise one of the most emotionally charged facets of the divorce process, and must be approached with tact and patience.