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I need help understanding a document received about custody.

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I need help understanding a document received about custody. Can comeone help
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your question.

Please describe the document.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Is there a way to chat privately
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 1 year ago.

I am sorry but I do not make phone calls and this thread is not private but it can be closed by the web site when we finish.

If you want to show me a document and not have it posted on line, you can scan it and email it to***@******.*** and write ForCustomeras the subject of the email.

If that will not work, I can opt out and see if another Expert is willing to phone you.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Can i email it directly to you
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 1 year ago.

I am not allowed to give you my email address, it has to go through***@******.***.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I just emailed it with the header
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 1 year ago.

Thank you. It may take a while before the web site get it and forwards it to me, please be patient.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
In the meantime, what is a motion to withdraw & order for limited scope representation
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 1 year ago.

A motion to withdraw usually means an attorney wants to stop representing a party.

Limited scope representation is when an attorney only represents someone for specified limited purposes and is not the person's attorney for all purposes. I'm sorry if that is not a very good explanation but I do not know what the context is.

Your email has not gotten to me yet and might not until tomorrow.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Ok ill be waiting, hoping you receive so I can work with you
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Also its in regard to right of refusal
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 1 year ago.

I am not sure what you mean but I hope to understand this better once I get your email.

Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 1 year ago.

I received an email with two attachments. The second one is a cover letter, the first one is titled Motion to Withdraw, etc. and says page 1 of 2 at the bottom, but I did not receive a page 2. Also, it refers a judgment but I have not seen that either.

Do you have a specific question about the first document?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thats all we received
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I dont understand what they are about?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Attorney lingo, its like a whole other language.
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 1 year ago.

Are you saying they never sent you page 2 of the first attachment to the email?

The one document is clearly a letter and the first attached document is clearly something to file in court. If they did not send you page 2 please call them right away and ask for it and ask for an extension of time to reply to it.

Do you have a copy of the judgment?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Like the custody order
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
thats all i received
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Are we suppose to respond to the letter? To we respond to that attorney?
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 1 year ago.

You need to phone Bock and get the second page of the motion, and notify the Commissioner that you have not received the second page of the motion and cannot respond to it until you do.

Yes by judgment I meant custody order. Do you have a copy of that?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
we do
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I can send that via email same way. Also, how do i notify the commissioner.
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 1 year ago.

Because the clock is running so fast I would leave a phone message and follow that up with a short letter. Please go ahead and email me a copy of the custody order, to the same address as before.

Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 1 year ago.

I have not forgotten about you but have not yet received a copy of the order.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I know, I have not sent it yet...thinking about contacting an attorney in town
Expert:  N Cal Attorney replied 1 year ago.

You can get a free consultation from some of the attorneys listed by location here.