Video: Child Custody Relocation Laws

Sorting out child custody schedules is often challenging under normal circumstances. Things get much more complicated, however, when one parent needs to relocate. 

There are many reasons a divorced dad might need to move. It could be for a new job, to be closer to family, or even because he just needs a change of scenery. Regardless of the reason, there is a legal process you’ll have to go through to ensure that the move is in the best interests of your children.

Cordell & Cordell family law attorney Colby Pearce discusses child custody relocation laws and the factors that are considered when a divorced parent attempts to move.

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Shawn Garrison is an Online Editor for Lexicon, focusing on subjects related to the legal services of customers, Cordell & Cordell and Cordell & Cordell UK. He has written countless pieces dealing with the unique child custody and divorce issues that men and fathers face. Through his work on,, and, Mr. Garrison has become an authority on the complexities of the legal experience and was a content creator for the YouTube series “Dad’s Divorce Live” and additional videos on both the Dad’s Divorce and Cordell & Cordell YouTube channels. Mr. Garrison has managed the sites of these customers, and fostered the creation of several of their features, including the Cordell & Cordell attorney and office pages, the Dad’s Divorce Newsletter, and the Cordell & Cordell newsletter.

One comment on “Video: Child Custody Relocation Laws

    Entire system is corrupt. Family court should be renamed women’s court in Illinois. Fathers waste time and money fighting the system. Its better to move on after they take majority of earnings. As for a relationship with kids no one cares.

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