Parenting Time Attorney In Troy, Michigan
Possibly the single most important provision in a Judgment of Divorce or Order of Filiation is parenting time. Parenting time is the schedule of when the children will spend time with each parent. While parents often fight bitterly over physical custody labeling, the actual schedule of parenting time is certainly more important than a designation of physical custodian order joint physical custodian.
It is our philosophy that parents should continue to parent their children, even after filing for divorce. Toward that end, our typical parenting time schedule first contains a provision that both parents should have access to their children at all reasonable times.
This allows both parents to cooperate with one another and choose parenting time based upon the current situation and best interest of their child. This provision is always followed by a safety net provision providing for specific parenting time with a rigid schedule.
If there are any disputes between the parties regarding parenting time, the parents can always fall back on this specific parenting time schedule to avoid conflict.