How is child custody determined by the court?
There are 16 factors that Pennsylvania courts consider when awarding custody. Pennsylvania’s custody law also clarifies who has standing to bring a custody action — in other words, who is legally able to file a complaint for custody. The statute is relatively new law and is still being interpreted by Pennsylvania's courts, but it will have a direct impact on your custody case. Contact me today for a consultation regarding the ramifications of the law and your case.