Child Custody and Visitation Attorney in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

What is your approach to custody (time sharing) & visitation disputes?

Fort Lauderdale, FL family law attorney Sheena Benjamin-Wise shares her approach to handling custody (time sharing) & visitation disputes.

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in the state of florida
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we we don’t use the word custody anymore
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we use the word time sharing so
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two parents have to decide how they will
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share
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their children during the week or months
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or year
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or the court will do it for you and so
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sometimes we have something in writing
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that says you have the children on these
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days and
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i have the children on another day and
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then something happens and then they
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they can’t exercise their time sharing
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so sometimes
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i will tell them you know what
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be sensitive to what’s happening in the
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family
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maybe there’s something happening on the
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side and this not that they’re intending
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to fail to exercise their time sharing
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they really are having some
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trouble i think the best thing parents
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can do is
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keep that communication lines open so
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that when things come up
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they can share it and everybody knows
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what’s happening so i encourage my
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clients
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to do the best they can to keep that
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communication lines open so that they
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can find out
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you

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