Child Custody FAQs

Can My Ex-Wife Move Away With My Child?

Written by Russell Alexander / (905) 655-6335

If you give your ex-wife permission to move out of the area with your child, then she can do so freely. If you do not agree with the move, then you should go to the court to get an Order to keep the child in your area. A judge can make the ultimate decision of whether or not your ex wife should be allowed to make the move with your child.

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Russell Alexander

Russell Alexander is the founder of Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Lawyers and is the firm’s senior partner. At Russell Alexander, our focus is exclusively family law, offering pre-separation legal advice and assisting clients with family related issues, including: custody and access, separation agreements, child and spousal support, division of family property, paternity disputes, and enforcement of court orders. We have locations in Toronto, Markham, Whitby (Brooklin), Oshawa, Concord, Lindsay, and Peterborough.

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