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Case #22-0048970

Client seeks representation for a relocation hearing on March 13, 2023, at 9:00 am before Judge Sulman, regarding her 11-year-old and 8-year-old sons. Opposing party is the children’s Father. An October 2018 proposed order granted Client primary physical custody and granted Father partial physical custody; the parties share legal custody. Client filed a petition to modify custody in September 2022. Client alleges that Father does not try to spend time with or build a relationship with the children. Client’s goal is to obtain sole legal and sole physical custody to obtain passports for the children and relocate them to Indonesia. Client filed a petition to modify custody in September 2022; a custody hearing is scheduled for May 2, 2023 at 2:00 pm before Hearing Officer Zaleski. A volunteer is needed to represent client at one or both of the upcoming hearings.