Tag Archives | custody

“Are You Prepared If Something Were To Happen To You?” (Claudia's Blog)

It’s been a bittersweet beginning for me in 2012. I’m excited for the New Year and the new beginnings but I’m also saddened for a very dear family friend of mine. On December 31st, my close friend’s sister-in-law was shot and killed while standing outside of a New Year’s Eve house party. There was no […]

"Should I Ask Him To Sign Over His Parental Rights?"

Here’s the story thus far. I met my son’s father when I was 20. He was just shy of being 24 and still living with his parents. I couldn’t complain about it, though, because I was living with my parents, too. Well, obviously there is no need to explain in detail what happened. We had […]

"Completely Stressed Out!" (A Guest Blog)

I’ve been with my husband for eight years, married for a little over two. We both came into this relationship with a children from previous relationships. He has a 4-year-old girl and I have a 6-year-old girl. From day one we’ve had issues with his daughter’s mother. His own family said that she was a […]

Attorney Eneida Roman – "I'm Losing Custody Of My Daughter. What Can I Do?"

QUESTION: I have been entangled in a custody battle for many years. I’ve been to court several times but I don’t feel that I’m getting a fair judgment because my ex has the most powerful, manipulative lawyer in the small town that I live in. The last time we went to court was because I […]

Attorney Eneida Roman – "My Child's Father Is Bi-Polar And Scaring Us"

QUESTION: I have a restraining order against my child’s father. He is bi-polar and has a history of drug and alcohol abuse. The restraining order was for a year and will be up next month. This past weekend he called my house phone and my daughter answered. He told her a lot of stuff and […]

Attorney Eneida Roman – "How Can I Get Custody Of My Boyfriend's Children Who Aren't Mine?"

QUESTION: Hello Ms. Roman. I’ve been with my boyfriend for 12 years. He has 3 children, 2 of whom live with us. For the past 5 years we’ve had many disagreements that have made me want to leave. The only thing holding me back is the children, though. I’ve raised them as my own and […]