Q: Q: Filed a petition for custody based upon abuse and to establish child support what I’ll be the first step of this case
A: If you filed the petition and you had an attorney file it on your behalf, then please speak to your attorney and discuss this. If you filed it without an attorney, then please use the Justia Find a lawyer tab and search for family law/cusody/support lawyers in the parish the petition was filed----call a few of them, neet with them (telephone and/or in perosn), and hire the one with whom you are most comfortable. You do not want to go to court without a lawyer. Good luck.
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