Divorce Law : What is Important to Know About Child Custody in Buffalo NY?

  • Child Custody will go to the primary caregiver during the course of the marriage
  • Sole Custody is where one spouse is the primary caregiver
  • Joint Custody is when both spouses are able to work together to make decisions for the children
  • Generally, one parent will be the residential parent under Joint Custody
  • Which parent will hold the responsibility of taking care of the child and making educational decisions for them?
  • Typical access for the non-residential parent will be from Friday to Sunday
  • When it comes to various extracurricular activities, a parent will want to be there for their child
  • This access can be determined with an Access Agreement

This video was provided by Randy Gugino, a dedicated Buffalo Child Custody Attorney.