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Filing for Custody Without a Lawyer - Helpful Information

Authored By: Legal Aid of North Carolina LSC Funded

Excerpts from the custody packet and website developed for persons seeking to file for custody without a lawyer.

Contents
Legal Definitions Relating to Custody Preparing to file: Forms, where to get them, where to file Practical filing tips Giving notice to ("serving") the defendant Mediation in custody cases Tips for Successful Mediation Some special situations

Legal Definitions Relating to Custody

Preparing to file: Forms, where to get them, where to file

Practical filing tips

Giving notice to ("serving") the defendant

Mediation in custody cases

Tips for Successful Mediation

Some special situations

Last Review and Update: Mar 11, 2014