Parents who find themselves going through a child custody investigation can undergo a lot of stress and confusion. These investigations often result from one parent’s allegations against the other of child abuse, neglect, substance abuse or similar issues that concern the health, safety or welfare of the children. These investigations often occur when a divorce and child custody battle collide.
Expert divorce lawyers who have experience handling difficult custody cases can help you understand when you should request a Child Custody Investigation (CCI) and when to stay away from them. These investigations aren’t proper for every case and in this article we will look at a parent’s options when presented with the question of whether or not to request or oppose a child custody investigation.