Can I get full custody of my children?

It is the policy in Florida that it is in a child's best interest to have frequent time with each parent.

To get full custody, you would have to convince the court that shared custody would be harmful for the child.

The Legal Information Center is a free program to provide information to people who are representing themselves in Family Law cases in Hillsborough County. Get the information you need to make an informed decision about your case.

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If you live or have a case in Hillsborough, Manatee, Pasco, Pinellas or Sarasota counties, we may be able to help.

How do I apply? Am I eligible?