The Role of a Guardian ad Litem and What Parents Need to Know

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

A guardian ad litem, also known as a GAL, is an attorney for the minor children in family law matters, such as divorce, legal separation, paternity and child custody cases.  A GAL is appointed by the court to represent the best interests of the children to ensure that the well-being of the children is at […]

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5 Quick Tips for Meeting with a Guardian ad Litem

On behalf of Peterson, Berk & Cross, S.C.

A guardian ad litem (GAL), is an attorney for the minor children in family law matters, such as divorce, legal separation, paternity, child custody and child placement cases.  In Wisconsin, a GAL may be appointed by the court to represent the best interests of the children to ensure that their needs are taken into consideration. […]

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