How Massachusetts Courts Make Child Custody Decisions
Resources and Takeaways: To study the specific factors used by Massachusetts family law judges, read Mass. Gen. Laws Chapter 208, Section 31 (giving the court broad latitidue). If you’re working with a lawyer, mediator, or both, ask them for help understanding how Massachusetts law applies to your specific circumstances. And be sure to take advantage of any self-help resources available from the Massachusetts family law court for Middlesex County.