Nashville, TN asked in Family Law and Child Custody for Kentucky

Q: If I live in Kentucky but need to go to family court in Ohio do I hire a lawyer in ky or Ohio for my case?

I have a 9 year old sister that lives in Ohio. I’m 30. Our mother died in 2016. My step father, her bio father moved her to Ohio 3 years ago because we confronted him on neglect of her educational and medical needs not being met. He refuses to let any of our family see her or have any contact with her. We want to file a motion for some visitation or companionship time with her since we spent extensive time with her when our mother was living and for and up until the time he moved her out of Kentucky. We just don’t know whether to find an attorney here or in Ohio where she is.

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Timothy Denison
Timothy Denison
  • Divorce Lawyer
  • Louisville, KY
  • Licensed in Kentucky

A: Ohio definitely.

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