Supportive Counsel You Can Rely On

Fort Walton Beach Child Custody Lawyer

Providing Compassionate Legal Guidance & Same-Day Appointments - Call (800) 822-5170

2016 Award for 10 BestMatters of child custody are often the most contested issues in a divorce case. When you and your spouse decide to get a divorce, it can be extremely stressful to wonder if you will reach a fair agreement on custody.

At The Virga Law Firm, P.A., we have more than 40 years of combined experience and we have helped countless families achieve successful child custody agreements, both in divorce cases and legal separations. We understand how sensitive matters of child custody can be, and you can rely on us to compassionately support you throughout your case.

Start by calling us today at (800) 822-5170 to get comprehensive and informed legal advice.

Exploring Alternative Dispute Resolution

If you and your spouse have been unable to reach an agreement regarding child custody or you wish to avoid litigation, you may want to consider mediation. Our Fort Walton Beach child custody attorneys are trained in mediation and can help you explore this form of alternative dispute resolution. We often recommend this as a way to sit down with your spouse and work out the details of shared child custody and visitation.

Child custody is typically broken up into three main categories:

  • Shared Parental Responsibility
  • Sole Parental Responsibility
  • Visitation

We're Here to Help You Establish a Workable Child Custody Agreement

If you choose to hire our firm to represent you in your divorce or child custody case, you can rely on us for our availability and knowledge of the legal system. Our Fort Walton Beach child custody lawyers are here for you when you need us - we're available 24/7. We can answer any questions you may have about family law, the child custody and child support process, and how child custody agreements are typically determined in court. Schedule a confidential case consultation with our office today.

Get the help you deserve by contacting us today. We offer free case evaluations!

What Our Clients Say

  • “Mr. Virga treated me with professionalism and fought my case well!”

    A Divorce Client

  • “The clients I refer to Mr. Virga are always satisfied with and complimentary of his services.”

    Joseph Turner, Criminal Defense Attorney

  • “Mr. Virga not only accepted me as a client, but he took my case to heart.”

    A Litigation Client

  • “Gerard is smarter than 95% of people I know, including lawyers. ”

    Adam Ellis, Litigation Lawyer

  • “It was a blessing for me to have Gerard on my side during the divorce!”

    Visi, A Divorce Client

  • “Gerard is a brilliant attorney and he's the one you want on your side! ”

    Rusty Shepard, Criminal Defense Attorney

  • Best of Bay 2016
  • The National Advocates
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • The National Trial Lawyers | Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Avvo Rating 10.0 Superb
  • The National Trial Lawyers | Top 100 Lawyers
  • 10 Best by American Institute of Family Law Attorneys | 2016