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What kind of paperwork do I need to file for transfer of custody from parents to grandparents.

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You would typically enter into an agreement providing for change of custody signed by all parties and submitted to the court for approval on motion. Local counsel can expedited. martindale.com and findlaw.com are both excellent lookup directories. Both highly rated. Both used by lawyers. Easy to search and find local options. Please let me know if the reply is acceptable by responding “yes” or “acceptable”
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awaiting your reply, thank you.

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