It depends on the specifics of the custody modification being sought, but if the other parent is seeking full custody and you miss the hearing without notifying the court, it is possible that your ex may get a default judgment.
An attorney can help ensure that you are fully represented and ask the court to reschedule the hearing date, or make other arrangement that will protect your parental rights.
If you have a pending custody modification matter in Queens Family Court, contact the attorneys at Zelenitz, Shapiro & D’Agostino right away.
We can ensure that the arrangement is handled professionally and fairly, resulting in a ruling that protects your child and your rights as a parent.
Call us today at 718-523-1111 for a free consultation with experienced Queens custody modification attorneys.