One of the treasured joys of parenthood is being there to watch your child learn, grow and change over the years. Because of the profound effects that parental relocation has on both parents and children, the rules governing relocation are perhaps more nuanced than any other aspect of family law.
At Ballinger Law Firm, in Charleston, South Carolina, we recognize that the relocation of a custodial parent can be one of the most challenging issues our clients face. We approach parental relocation cases with an eye toward finding an acceptable solution and reducing conflict between the parties. Backed by more than 32 years of experience, we provide thoughtful and cost-effective assistance to parents seeking to relocate, as well as parents hoping to prevent relocation.
South Carolina courts resolve parental relocation issues based upon the best interest of the child, and the judge may consider many factors in making a final decision, including (but not limited to):