Child Custody

Hyde Law Firm, P.A. is thrilled to celebrate National Adoption Awareness Month during the month of November. Our state faces an urgent need for adoptive families for children in foster care. In 1984, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed the first National Adoption Week and in 1995,...

Based on my experiences in life and as a lawyer, I find most people, including family court judges, do not take kindly to attempts by a parent to alienate his or her child from the other parent. Truly, I agree with these sentiments, as parental...

The process of mediation offers both parties the opportunity to engage in productive discussions through a third-party mediator. It’s old news to some, but if you currently are going through a divorce or child custody matter, the term mandatory mediation may be new news to you.  By Order of the...

When a child is first born, an unwed father possesses an opportunity no other male possesses to develop a relationship with his offspring – Lehr v. Robertson Unwed fathers may find themselves in a situation where the mother of their child has left them in the dark,...