Child custody and visitation can be modified after your divorce
if there is a substantial change in your circumstances. If there
is not a substantial change, then the court will not rule in
your favor. Examples
of a compelling change in circumstances include:
If a parent started using drugs or was an alcoholic
parent needs to move from one state to another (relocation)
Domestic Violence can be a huge change in circumstances
A child is failing classes in school
A child's preference, if he or she is old enough (starting at 13
Child support can be changed if there is a substantial change in
either parent's income, such as job loss, a promotion, a pay
reduction or an increase in pay.
Steven Rush has handled literally hundreds of Child Custody
cases including visitation rights and child support calculations
in the State of Utah. If you need legal help, Call Steven
Grandparents' Rights in Utah
As a grandparent in Utah you also may have certain rights. Greg
Christiansen can help you know your rights and options when it comes
to child custody in Utah.
Your children are precious, and issues of child custody
shouldn't be treated casually. Even the most amicable splits and
custody agreements should be negotiated with the assistance of
child custody attorneys and approved by the courts.
Once a judge has approved the agreement, changes in custody
or visitation, as well as enforcement of child custody
agreements, should be handled with the assistance of your
lawyer. Child custody law firms can also work with grandparents
and other parties other than parents who are seeking custody of
To Speak with a
licensed attorney regarding your specific child custody
Attorneys in our
Steven Rush, Esq.
Michael Anderson, JD
James Balmforth, Esq.
Greg Christiansen, JD
You will be assured
that when we begin working with you on a legal matter, we will
personally address all of your concerns.
We promise you the
highest degree of professionalism, integrity and results.
You can contact us
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us via telephone:
(801) 676-5506 in
the Salt Lake City area
Or you can contact
us Toll Free:
you are outside the Salt Lake City area.
Or you can come in
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8833 South Redwood
Road, West Jordan, Utah 84088.
If an attorney is
available, one will meet with you immediately. If you can,
please schedule an appointment before stopping by so we can be
sure to meet with you and give you the time you need.
Our Salt Lake City child custody attorneys handle cases throughout the Wasatch front, from Ogden,
Salt Lake, West Jordan to Provo, Utah.
You will be assured that when we begin working
with you on a legal matter, we will personally address all of
We promise you the highest degree of professionalism, integrity
If you have an emergency, please call
immediately. The sooner you call the better and faster we
can assist you.
Greg Christiansen, Esq. is a hard working lawyer who wants to
win your child custody case or divorce matter, whether it is through settlement
or litigation, Greg is a winning attorney you want on your
Other attorneys in our office include attorney Jim Balmforth,
Esq. and attorney Steven Rush, Esq. and attorney Mike Anderson,
All of our attorneys have worked for years as
attorneys in the States of Utah, Nevada, and California, handling
diverse custody and family matters for individuals. We are a
full service law firm. Today, our practice is primarily in
Salt Lake City, Utah and surrounding areas, although we continue to handle
some family law matters for Nevada and California clients as well. We also
regularly handle family law and child custody matters for clients who are from
out of state but need knowledgeable, trustworthy, and thorough
counsel in Utah.
Attorneys speak English and Spanish in our office.
If you or a member of your family needs the services of an experienced
Child Custody attorney, please contact us at the Law Firm of
Guardian Law, LLC. We are committed to helping you protect your
family and your children.