Parenting Time in Minnesota

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Agreements To Spend Time With Your Children

One of the biggest concerns for any parent during a divorce is spending time with their children. Therefore, creating a parenting time schedule is crucial to ensure you get the maximum time with your children. Children flourish when they can have an ongoing relationship and emotional support from both parents. Positive parent-child relationships help create healthy emotional and social development in children. Because it is beneficial to children to have healthy relationships with both parents, both parents must cooperate when developing these agreements.
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Factors That Play a Role in Parenting Time

  • Child’s safety
  • Child’s age
  • The past relationship between parent and child

Typical Parenting Time Outcomes in Minnesota

The non-custodial parent is generally entitled to a rebuttable presumption of 25% of the parenting time as a minimum. Every other weekend and one weekday is a standard schedule. When creating a parenting time schedule, the distance between parents’ houses may play a role. For example, it wouldn’t make sense for the child to switch parents in the middle of the week. The parents are responsible for creating times and places for visitation. The court will give specific dates and times if the parents can’t agree. Working out a parenting time agreement during custody proceedings that provides you with quality time with your child is a high priority for your family attorney. An experienced family law attorney will seek the maximum parenting time for his/her client.
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Get The Most From Parenting Time

From ensuring that you maximize your child custody rights to advocating for liberal parenting time, a family law attorney from Jeddeloh Snyder Stommes will aggressively champion your interests. Your family law attorney will explain legal matters in easy-to-understand terms and vigorously advocate on your behalf. Custody and parenting time cases can be lengthy, confusing, and frustrating. Contact an experienced and trusted family law attorney at Jeddeloh Snyder Stommes for a consultation on making the process favorable.

Have A Parenting Time Attorney On Your Side

Disagreements quickly arise in parenting time matters; having a lawyer help you through the process will make the whole experience more user-friendly and less stressful. Our family law attorneys are knowledgeable in all aspects of Family Law and will help take care of you and your interests. We will aggressively work towards favorable outcomes.
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Do you have questions about parenting time?

Parenting time is a complicated matter filled with questions and uncertainties. Our family law attorneys are here to help! Contact us for an initial consultation with one of our experienced and trusted family law attorneys. We are the Central Minnesota lawyers with the answers to your questions and the aggressive representation you need. Call us at any of our three convenient office locations, or complete our consultation form, and we will contact you.

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