Divorce is one of life's most difficult transitions. If you are thinking of filing for divorce in Missouri, or if your spouse has already filed, you need a qualified Kansas City Divorce Lawyer on your side throughout the proceedings. Attorney Maria Dugan has many years of experience representing clients involved in divorce cases, and she can help to ensure that your interests are accurately represented at all times.
If you and your child's other parent aren't living together, a formal child custody agreement is recommended. In the state of Missouri, preference is not shown to the mother or the father when custody arrangements are determined, and all arrangements are made to suit the best interests of the child. Attorney Maria Dugan understands all of the factors used to determine child custody, and she can help you maximize the time you are able to spend with your children.