White Plains Child Custody Lawyer

Child custody disputes are an extremely challenging aspect of any divorce or legal separation. Everyone wants what is best for the children, yet no one knows how things will turn out for them. If you are facing a child custody battle, make sure you work with a lawyer who will understand your unique situation and will help you obtain the outcome you need.

Lawrence B. LaRaus, Esq. has more than 25 years of legal experience. Representing clients in New York, he handles custody determinations, custody modifications and other divorce-related matters. He is here to help you through every step of the process.

Complex Child Custody Representation

In the same way that no two child custody disputes are the same, no two judges are the same. This is particularly evident in child custody disputes, as different judges may vary in their approaches and outcomes.

Lawrence B. LaRaus, Esq. has been representing clients in the New York area for many years, and is familiar with the different approaches that different judges take. This is an extremely valuable benefit for his clients, as he can alter his approach to position each client for success depending on the judge who is hearing the case. He will take the time to listen to you, identify the relevant legal issues in your case and develop a strategy for success.

Alternative Dispute Resolution for Child Custody

In certain cases, mediation and other alternative dispute resolution (ADR) methods are better for divorcing parties than traditional litigation would be. This may be especially true in child custody disputes. Since the children's needs are usually so specific and nuanced, ADR gives divorcing parties the opportunity to create a parenting plan that will meet their needs

Lawrence B. LaRaus, Esq. always prefers to work out parenting and custody plans outside of the courtroom whenever possible. Certainly, a parent is better equipped than the court to identify the needs of a child or children. He will help you craft a custody agreement that will protect your interests, protect the interests of the child and obtain approval from the court.

Contact Lawrence B. LaRaus, Esq.

To schedule a consultation call 914-368-7587 or contact us online.