Greetings. The judge will listen very carefully to your step child, especially due to her age. I don’t think that you will have a problem changing custody based on the information provided below. If you are in the Wake County area, please feel free to contact us to get an idea on what we think about th rest of the facts. Best of luck.
Janet L. Fritts
Attorney at Law
4101 Lake Boone Trail, Suite 200
Raleigh, North Carolina 27607
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