After a Divorce, Who Raises the Kids?

After a Divorce, Who Raises the Kids?

Work with a family law attorney to develop parenting plans in Kennewick, WA

It can be tough to make parenting decisions with your former spouse. Luckily, a family law attorney can make the process much easier. Hire Defoe Pickett Law Office to help you develop parenting plans for your family.

Our Kennewick, WA lawyers can work with you and your former spouse to create a plan that is in the best interest of your children. Your children deserve a parenting plan that allows them to have both parents involved in their life, but ensures their needs are met and provides parents with structure and stability.

Contact our Kennewick, WA office today to discuss your needs for parenting plans.

How parenting plans work

Many different details can be outlined in parenting plans. A family law attorney can guide you through the process of creating a plan and outlining:


  • The amount of time each parent will have with the child
  • Restrictions in temporary or permanent parenting plans pursuant to RCW 26.09.191
  • Holiday and Summer/vacation schedule
  • Transportation/exchange 
  • Relocation 
  • Decision making between the parents including major desisions involving choosing schools, churches or medical care 


Parenting plans are necessary to provide stability and structure for parents to co parent a child. Allow Defoe Pickett Law Office to help you create a plan that works for you and your children. Connect with us now to get started.