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Las Vegas Relocation Attorneys

Handling Move-Away Cases with Care

Parent packing moving boxesAt some point after a divorce or breakup, a parent may need to move out of state and, as a result, will require a change in their custody orders. These can be some of the most difficult cases for the court to decide. Whether you are moving and need orders to protect your time with your children or whether your former spouse or partner is attempting to move the children further away from you, our Las Vegas relocation attorney at Law Practice, Ltd. understands the importance of securing detailed and specific orders in a timely manner so that you don’t lose valuable time with your children.

Call us at (702) 899-2875 to discuss your case with our firm.

Relocating after Divorce

In Nevada, a parent cannot move away without obtaining the other parent’s permission or a court order, nor can the move be for a “bad faith” reason, such as depriving a child from another parent. However, a custodial parent can move away and take the children with them for a “good faith” reason---such as a better career opportunity, relocation to service in the military, or to maintain their new family unit.

If you are seeking to move or defending against a move, Law Practice, Ltd. understands the emotional toll that this will take on you and your family. We will develop a customized strategy to address each issue relating to the move and aggressively fight to achieve a successful outcome for you and your children.

The Parental Relocation Process in Nevada

To lawfully relocate, you must obtain consent from the other parent or file a motion with the court. The motion will be to request primary, physical custody of the child as well as an order to be able to relocate. The court will weigh the facts for and against the move and then make a decision based on what is in the best interests of the child.

We also represent parents who are opposed to the relocation. In either case, we will aggressively protect your rights as a parent.

We can help you through the process, including:

  • Notifying the other parent
  • Filing a motion with the court
  • Protecting your interests in court

Get in touch with our team by calling (702) 899-2875. We can help you address and resolve your relocation case in Las Vegas as efficiently as possible.

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Meet Our Team

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    Ann E. Kolber, Esq.

    Founding Partner / Owner

    My name is Ann E. Kolber and I am the founding member of Law Practice, Ltd. I have more than 30 years of legal and business experience and have developed extensive litigation skills over the course of my career. I pride myself in my ability to successfully negotiate the resolution of disputes whenever possible. I practice family law , focusing on high conflict custody matters, complex divorce litigation, uncontested proceedings and settlements, and pre- and post-marital agreements . I find great ...
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    Amy A. Porray, Esq.


    Amy was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada, where she graduated from Clark High School. Determined to help people with a career as a lawyer, Amy got a job as a runner in a law firm when she was 16 years old. She continued working full-time for that same law firm, later as a billing clerk and then a legal docketing secretary while obtaining her undergraduate degree. She graduated from UNLV in 2002 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Philosophy. Amy attended the William S. Boyd School of Law, where she ...
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    Crystal Beville

    Senior Paralegal

    Crystal has lived in Las Vegas since 1973. She is a Las Vegas High (original downtown campus) graduate and earned a Bachelor’s degree with a major in Accounting from the University of Nevada Reno. Crystal returned to Las Vegas after college and worked for 25 years in the gaming industry with the last 16 years at Boyd Gaming as their Corporate Controller. In 2012, Crystal made a career switch and completed the UNLV Paralegal Certificate program. She has since worked for several family law firms ...
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    Jake Buchman

    Law Clerk

    Jake Buchman grew up in Las Vegas, Nevada, and is currently a 2L student at UNLV Boyd School of Law. He is a Staff Editor for the UNLV Gaming Law Journal and is also involved with the Sports and Entertainment Society at the Boyd School of Law at UNLV. Jake obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Southern California, in 2021, with a major in political economy and a minor in real estate development. Jake worked as a full-time Law Clerk for our firm during Summer 2022 and continues ...

Working With Our Team Means:

  • Responsive & Accessible

    We have a streamlined process for communication. Whether it's through our case management system or our intake specialist, you will have unparalleled access to our office.

  • An Impeccable Reputation

    You’ll be partnered with a firm that has over 70 five star reviews and a great reputation in the community, including judges and family law attorneys alike.

  • Personalized Attention

    We understand that this is one of the most difficult times of your life; our goal is to make this as easy and as comfortable as possible for you and your family.

  • Over 30 Years of Legal Experience

    You'll have an advocate with over 30 years of legal experience dedicated to your family's success.

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