Q: My daughters father who had physical custody has passed away in Florida. Now I have my daughter
Our custody agreement is from Kentucky. I’m I required to transfer and change the agreement it in the courts in Florida?
A: If you are still the legal parent of the child and only shared the child with the father then why is an agreement needed at all? Besides a family lawyer you may need to speak to a probate lawyer (a lawyer that handles estates after someone dies). If you had your parental rights taken away that is a different story. Either way you should schedule a consultation with a lawyer for more specific advice.
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