Clement Law Center - Federal Way Family Law Attorney
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Child custody and multi-cultural families

When it comes to a dispute which involves child custody, there are so many factors to consider and each case is different. Sometimes there are especially complicated custody cases, such as those which involve a multi-cultural family. Custody matters can be especially complicated when they involve parents who are from different cultures for various reasons. First, parents may have different viewpoints on custody and other family law issues. Second, some cases involve a parent who wishes to relocate to another country with their child, which can be especially difficult.

First of all, it is crucial to be aware of your parental rights and the rights of your child’s other parent. For example, if your child was removed from the U.S. without your knowledge, you may have certain options on the table and it is pivotal to explore which steps you may be able to take to see your child once again. Other custody cases may not be so dramatic, but they may still be complicated due to each parent having a unique cultural background.

Ultimately, it is very important to make sure that your child’s best interests remain at the forefront. Every family is different, and children have unique needs, and these needs must be taken into careful consideration during a dispute over custody. If you and your spouse come from different cultures, it may be helpful to look into different ways that some of these cultural differences could impact the situation. However, you should always work to protect your child’s best interests.

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Federal Way Office
31919 1st Avenue South, Suite 103
Federal Way, WA 98003

Toll Free:888-351-6779
Phone: 253-336-3607
Fax: 253-815-8458
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3418 NE 65th St., Suite A
Seattle, WA 98115

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Bellevue, WA 98007

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