Do I have to let my ex see my son?

There is no court ordered visitation, he isn’t on birth certificate and he won’t disclose his address? We were never married.

Asked on August 2, 2012 under Family Law, Arizona

Answers:

M.T.G., Member, New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 8 years ago | Contributor

Generally speaking, if you were never married and there is no orde of custody or visitation in place only YOU are the legal guardian of your son.  If there comes a time when he tries to establish custody and visitation then you make sure that his address is disclosed and limitations are set. Good luck.


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