Dealing with child custody is often very complex and difficult. Now that you and your husband have decided to divorce, it is important to have an understanding of Georgia's child custody laws. Knowing what to expect can help you make the right decisions when negotiating a child custody agreement with your husband.
In order to limit conflicts, all states have adopted the Uniform Child Custody Act (UCCA). The Act allows you to opt for joint custody and it recognizes grandparents' visitation rights. An Alpharetta family law attorney can help you navigate child custody issues during your divorce. Read further for an overview of Georgia's child custody laws.