Full Custody Dad’s Tips & Blog

Listen and Find Good Attorneys in Court

Listen and Find Good Attorneys in Court

Spend the first hour in the court room hallway, second and third hours in the actual court room, and finally an hour by the attorney/client conference meeting area. Start in the morning with the hallway outside the court room. Watch carefully the interactions attorneys…

Showtime Begins & Ends in Court from Your Car

Showtime Begins & Ends in Court from Your Car

Judges, opposing counsels, witnesses, are parking cars next to yours, walking in behind you and either getting the doors held for them by you—or else closed in their faces. During my trial, I saw dads and other people going to court who were losing their cool in the parking garage.

Be the Better Parent – My Custody Story!

Be the Better Parent – My Custody Story!

My main reason for doing so was that I had determined that I would probably be the better parent. Looking back on the fifteen year history today, I obviously and unquestionably the better parent. I believe that the primary custodian should be the better parent, and I believe that there is no predetermined law that that must be the mother.

Your Kids Need Their Own Room at Your Place

Your Kids Need Their Own Room at Your Place

The kids’ stuff shouldn’t be able to fit easily into a backpack, or even into a nice set of luggage. Their room needs to be decorated, pictures on the wall, games and books, stuff to do; it needs to look like a room your kids live in permanently, not just…

Buy or Clean a Coat, Tie & Suit Prior to Court

Buy or Clean a Coat, Tie & Suit Prior to Court

Every time you walk into court, whether you’re coming in to drop off a piece of paper, make a child support payment, or even if it was just the closest bathroom on your way to somewhere else, you need to be dressed to the hilt. The legal system is a very, very judgmental system.