Asked in Federal Crimes, Divorce, Family Law and International Law for Wisconsin

Q: Hauge convention act. Is there any lawyers in Wisconsin that has experience handling this kind of case

I’m in Thailand. I’m trying to recover my children from USA the mother abducted them June 2021 I’ve been trying in the local courts in Thailand no luck I’ve been in contact for the last seven months with the US government for the hauge Convention act. Also the mother has been hiding the children from me and will not give me their location I had to use a private investigator to find them in Wisconsin.

1 Lawyer Answer
David Luther Woodward
David Luther Woodward
Answered
  • International Law Lawyer
  • Pensacola, FL

A: The Hague Convention is useful in most situations, but you need a lawyer where the children are to file the appropriate action in the local court to determine.

But first, do you have a professional/lawyer in Thailand that is assisting you. If you don't, that you explain why things are not going well. Have you obtained a divorce or an order of parental rights in your local courts. You should have the lawyer investigate your possible choices.

Good Luck

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