Experienced Attorney In Des Moines Area Handling Child Custody Issues

Child custody is often the most contentious and emotional aspect of a divorce or paternity action. Of course, your primary concern is always the relationship you will have with your children. You want what is best for them, and you want to play a meaningful role in their growth and development. An experienced attorney can help you put a custody arrangement in place that meets the needs of everyone involved.

Helping You Understand Child Custody In Iowa

I am Debra Hockett-Clark and I have been helping the residents of Des Moines and the surrounding areas get through tough child custody issues for more than 20 years. I provide experienced and personalized family law representation to every one of my clients.

When you come to my office, I will listen to your needs and goals, and provide you with an honest assessment of your case. Contact me online or call 515-650-4608 for a free initial consultation to discuss your situation.

Exploring Your Options To Help You Achieve Your Goals

When you hire me to help you resolve a child custody dispute, I will start by learning as much as I can about your role as a parent before your separation or divorce filing. Among the many things I help clients with, I can help you:

  • Understand your options regarding physical and legal custody
  • Help you identify your goals and needs for your specific and personal situation
  • Any special concerns, such as the medical, educational, religious or other needs of the child

I represent either side in a custody dispute, protecting your interests at any stage during a divorce proceeding. I can help you if you have just separated and need to establish temporary custody, or I can help you if your divorce has been finalized but a modification to a custody order is being sought. I will help you work toward an agreement that is in the best interests of your children, and that promotes your involvement in their growth and development.

Now Is The Time To Contact An Iowa Lawyer For Help With Custody And Child Visitation

I will help guide you through the custody process every step of the way. Contact me online or call 515-650-4608 to schedule a free initial consultation. For your convenience, all major credit cards are accepted.