Attorney Donald Gilbert on Emergency Motions & Child Custody Tampa
Attorney Don Gilbert at Nilo J Sanchez & Associates PA Family Law & Divorce Lawyers explains when the courts might grant an emergency motion in Family court in Tampa. Family judges are hesitant to grant emergency hearings, even when there are accusations of child abuse. If you are a party to any type of emergency motion or emergency hearing such as in emergency motion for child custody, it is highly advised that you seek an experienced child custody attorney in Tampa Bay. If you suspect or have knowledge of child abuse, you must report it to the child abuse hotline or call 911. If there is the presence of neglect, sexual molestation, abandonment, this may constitute filing for an emergency motion for child custody as well as a protective order. Remember, if you or your child are in harm’s way, please call 911.
If you require legal counsel in any type of child custody matter including those where child abuse is being investigated and you are sharing time, please reach out to our law firm to schedule a consultation. If you require assistance with filing a protective order for your child please consult with us to find out if you can do so under the “next best friend” act.
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