Every New Jersey family is different, and there is no one-size-fits-all solution to child custody. During a divorce, you will have the right and the option to work with the other parent to reach a child custody order that is best for your unique family. As you consider all of your options, it is beneficial to understand the various types of child custody.
What works for one family may not work for yours. As you consider all of the issues that will affect custody and visitation, you may find it beneficial to think long term, and not allow your emotions to guide your decision making. One of the first steps to reaching a final custody agreement that is beneficial and functional is to carefully consider all of the options available to you.