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I am afraid that if the child is still in Canada, he is going to have to get an attorney in Canada and he is going to have to file a petition for custody/visitation in the Canadian courts to get a court order up there to resolve the issue. A US attorney cannot help with that. Once he gets a custody/visitation order from the courts in Canada, then he can proceed to file his documentation with US Immigration to make sure the child obtains his legal right to US citizenship. However, the US courts will not get involved in the matter while the child is in Canada, so he is going to have to go to court in Canada to get his custody/visitation and child support situation set by the court. He can find a local family law attorney in the proper area of Canada at the same sites used by other attorneys, http://www.hg.org or http://www.lexmundi.com