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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for Ohio on
Q: We currently have a case in SC but recently moved to OH... would we have to obtain a lawyer in SC or OH?
Daniel R. Gurtner
Daniel R. Gurtner
answered on Oct 12, 2018

If you have an active domestic case in SC, that court retains jurisdiction. You would need to find a lawyer in SC. A motion can be made in that court to transfer the case to an Ohio court in very limited circumstances.

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1 Answer | Asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Ohio on
Q: I lost my children due to allegations against my now deceased husband that were not proven. No charges were pressed.

How do I go about getting custody back when I pay child support and work my self to death to do that and have very little left to live on and support my kids when I do get them to get a lawyer and go back to court?

Daniel R. Gurtner
Daniel R. Gurtner
answered on Oct 12, 2018

Based on the limited information that you have provided, I would advise consulting with an experienced domestic relations attorney that can assist you with filing a motion to modify parental rights and responsibilities. Depending on who currently has custody of your children and/or who removed the... Read more »

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Q: How can I get my rights as a father the DNA test is already done. I just don't know how to get my parental rights.
Daniel R. Gurtner
Daniel R. Gurtner
answered on Oct 12, 2018

You will have to file a complaint in the appropriate court for the establishment of parental rights and responsibilities. Retain the assistance of counsel to advise you and to ensure that everything is done properly.

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