Can I Obtain Child Custody of my Granddaughter in New Jersey?

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What are my chances in the State of New Jersey of getting custody of my 2-year-old granddaughter as she has been living with me since May and her parents basically abandoned her. They don’t even call me to ask how she is doing or anything.

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You need to talk to a local family law attorney. The attorney will be able to provide you with legal options regarding a legal child custody option that best fit your situation. If both parents still have parental rights, it may be hard to obtain full custody without their permission.



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Author: House Attorney