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I am currently in the military getting ready to get on in march of 2009 I am not married to my son''s mom but I want to get joint cusody of my son how should I go about it I dont have money for a laywer. MY son and our home of record is Florida
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  JD 1992 replied 8 years ago.
You can file for joint custody yourself but I don't recommend it. The best solution is to apply through legal aid for a lawyer.

There are legal aid offices all over Florida, but the best place to start is at this website http://www.floridalegal.org/. They can point you in the right direction. If you go for joint custody and the mom hires a lawyer you are going to be at a tremendous disadvantage.

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