Henrico County Child Custody Virginia

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Swift v. Swift

Facts:

Plaintiff mother appealed a decision of the Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court of Henrico County that dismissed her proceeding for child custody. Defendant father filed a motion to dismiss the petition for lack of jurisdiction.

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Henrico County Child Custody Virginia
Henrico County Child Custody Virginia

Holdings:

The Virginia Court made the following holding:
  • A court of the Commonwealth which is competent to decide child custody matters has jurisdiction to make a child custody determination by initial or modification decree if the Commonwealth is the home state of the child at the time of commencement of the proceeding, or it is in the best interest of the child that a court of this commonwealth assume jurisdiction because (i) the child and his parents, or the child and at least one contestant, have a significant connection with the Commonwealth, and (ii) there is available in the Commonwealth substantial evidence concerning the child’s present or future care, protection, training, and personal relationships. Va. Code Ann. § 20-126.

If you are dealing with child custody in Virginia or about to go through child custody in Virginia, contact us for help.

We have client meeting locations in Fairfax Prince William Richmond Loudoun Virginia Beach Fredericksburg Lynchburg.

Contact our law firm today to speak with a lawyer today about your Child Custody Case.  An attorney from our firm will do his best to help you.

We will do our absolute best to help you get the best result possible based on the facts of your case. Our law firm has the necessary experience to assist you with this matter.

Henrico Court House Detail:

Henrico Circuit Court

P. O. Box 90775
4301 East Par Road,
Henrico, VA 23273-0775

Henrico General District Court

P. O. Box 90775
4301 East Par Road,
Henrico, VA 23273-0775

Henrico Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court

4201 E. Par Road,
Henrico, VA 23228-2745
P.O. Box 90775 Henrico, VA 23273-0775

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Disclaimer:

These summaries are provided by the SRIS Law Group. They represent the firm’s unofficial views of the Justices’ opinions. The original opinions should be consulted for their authoritative content.