Attorney Eric D. Puryear

Common Holiday Problems in Family Law

Puryear Law » Legal Blog » Family Law in General » Common Holiday Problems in Family Law

The holidays can be a wonderful time to spend with loved ones, yet it can also be one of the more difficult times for those with family law issues.  Properly addressing such problems can help keep the holidays enjoyable.


Puryear Law offers free in-office consultations, as well as emergency after-hours consultations by phone for people with cases in Iowa and Illinois. See our consultation options.

Why family law problems are more common during the holidays

The holidays can be “the most wonderful time of the year” in some ways, but in other ways they can be the most stressful.  Many people spend a good deal of time traveling during the holidays, which can be aggravating.  The holiday season can be expensive, causing more stress in people’s lives.  Combine those facts with a situation where parents who have separated both wish to spend time on the holidays (e.g. Christmas day) with a child, it is a recipe for disagreement or worse.

Common family law problems during the holiday season


Request More Information

Making intelligent and informed decisions about your case is vital. Enter your email address to learn more about your legal options.


What to do about family law problems during the holidays

The best solution to any family law dispute is to have a court order that clearly sets forth each parent’s rights and responsibilities, and to obtain that court order before there is disagreement.  Since we don’t live in a perfect world, it is often not possible to work out everything in advance so as to avoid disputes during the holidays.  In such cases, the next best thing to do is to put the child’s needs and best interests first during any disputes that take place on a holiday, and then contact an attorney to discuss how to address the problem so that it doesn’t happen again.


The attorneys at Puryear Law are ready to put our skill to work on your case. Consult with us today.


Tags for this legal blog article: , ,


Related legal blog articles:

Legal Representation in Iowa or Illinois

See our Consultation Options to get the legal representation you need.
 

Request More Information

Enter your email address to receive information about legal representation from Puryear Law.


 

Map and Directions to Puryear Law

Puryear Law P.C.
3719 Bridge Ave
Suite 6
Davenport, IA 52807
Iowa Phone: (563)362-0901
Illinois Phone: (309)948-6699
Toll-Free Phone: (888)919-3719

Click the map shown below for turn-by-turn directions to Puryear Law's office. Map and Directions to Puryear Law