How to Negotiate Child Custody Without Going to Court

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Solution for a simple easy child custody agreement.


  1. Remember that the child’s feeling and thoughts are the most important thing; if they are old enough to voice an opinion.
  2. Act as an adult should and only talk about what concerns the child/children, their well being where they’ll stay etc.
  3. Have a neutral person or persons present during the negotiations.
  4. Put every thing in writing. Have everyone present to sign it; both parents and the others as witnesses.
  5. Make a copy for each party, and extras for your lawyers and for safe keeping in another place.

Things You’ll Need

  • A neutral place to meet.
  • witnesses
  • paper
  • pen
  • extra paper for more copies

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