Hi I’m Chris Hildebrand of Hildebrand law, I am a Arizona child custody lawyer. I have been practicing family law and child custody law in the state of Arizona for over 20 years. How do I establish child custody and parenting time That’s a question I frequently hear, every child custody action starts with one of the parents filing a petition to establish child custody and parenting time in the Maricopa County Superior Court or within the county which you reside. Once a petition is filed the court will typically set what is called.
A resolution management conference or just a status conference. This is to discuss whether the parents can reach an agreement on custody and parenting time. Whether they should be referred to mediation to mediate those issues if they are not in an agreement. Or whether the case needs to be set for trial at which point you present evidence and the court would enter a custody and parenting time arrangement. At which that judge believes to be in the best interest of your child or your children. If you have any other questions regarding.