Entries by The Christie Law Firm

Reinstatement of Parental Rights in Connecticut

There is probably nothing more devastating to a parent than not being able to maintain a close relationship with their child. But custody battles are common in family law cases, and protective services may become involved and make recommendations they feel are in the child’s bests interests.  When the Connecticut Department of Children and Families […]

Under What Circumstances Can My Parental Rights Be Terminated?

When the Connecticut court orders the termination of parental rights, the legal relationship between you and your child ceases to exist. As you can imagine, this is a serious event that has lifelong consequences.  In nearly every case, it’s not possible to reinstate parental rights once they’ve been terminated. This isn’t the same as changing […]