Child Custody

When you hire Rowland & Yauger to defend your interests, you can be confident that a solution to your problem is at hand. The experienced family law attorneys at Rowland & Yauger are here to listen, provide knowledgeable legal advice, and to offer effective help in these deeply distressing personal situations. Our experienced North Carolina family law attorneys are intimately familiar with the extremely complex issues of North Carolina child custody laws. We are persuasive negotiators and strive to reach a just and fair agreement between our client and their spouse whenever possible. If an acceptable agreement cannot be reached, we vigorously pursue and protect your rights in court. Rowland & Yauger has extensive experience with complex child custody issues such as:

  • Changes in employment or health of a parent
  • Child abuse and neglect
  • Denial of visitation
  • Discipline and Punishment issues
  • Family emergencies
  • Geographic distance between parents
  • Holiday visitation conflicts
  • Home Environment
  • Parental fitness
  • Parental abductions
  • Children's preferences
  • Religious values
  • School performance of the child

The non-custodial parent is usually awarded visitation periods with the child. North Carolina law also allows custody by grandparents or other third parties.

Court orders for child custody and visitation are subject to continuing court jurisdiction and modification. Rowland & Yauger will negotiate with your spouse or their attorney on your behalf to revise your child custody order. If a fair agreement cannot be negotiated, our seasoned attorneys will vigorously pursue a modification of the child custody order on your behalf in court.

Rowland & Yauger are capable and experienced North Carolina Family Law attorneys ready to answer your child custody questions. Let us help you resolve these stressful and confidential matters with the knowledge, experience and personal attention you need.

We invite you to Contact us or call our office at 910-947-2280 or toll free at 910-722-9717 to learn more about your legal rights.

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