Notice To Defend (Custody) Form. This is a Pennsylvania form and can be use in Montgomery Local County.
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IN THE COURT OF COMMON PLEAS OF MONTGOMERY COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA CIVIL ACTION – LAW : v. NO. : : NOTICE TO DEFEND A complaint has been filed in the Court of Common Pleas of Montgomery County concerning custody, partial custody or visitation of the minor child(ren) named in the attached Complaint/Petition. The Court has learned you may have a legal interest in custody, partial custody or visitation of the child(ren) named. If you wish to claim the right to custody, partial custody or visitation, you may file a counterclaim. A Custody Conciliation Conference will be scheduled by the Court. If you fail to appear as provided by the scheduling order that will be mailed to you in the future, an order for custody, partial custody or visitation may be entered against you or the Court may issue a warrant for your arrest. You are also Ordered to attend both Mediation Orientation and the Our Children First Seminar, as described in the Orders attached to this notice, prior to the Custody Conciliation Conference. Failure to attend either program may result in sanctions to be imposed by the Court. YOU SHOULD TAKE THIS PAPER TO YOUR LAWYER AT ONCE. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE A LAWYER OR CANNOT AFFORD ONE, GO TO OR TELEPHONE THE OFFICE SET FORTH BELOW TO FIND OUT WHERE YOU CAN GET LEGAL HELP. THIS OFFICE CAN PROVIDE YOU WITH INFORMATION ABOUT HIRING A LAWYER. IF YOU CANNOT AFFORD TO HIRE A LAWYER, THIS OFFICE MAY BE ABLE TO PROVIDE YOU WITH INFORMATION ABOUT AGENCIES THAT MAY OFFER LEGAL SERVICES TO ELIGIBLE PERSONS AT A REDUCED FEE OR NO FEE. LAWYER REFERENCE SERVICE MONTGOMERY BAR ASSOCIATION 409 CHERRY STREET NORRISTOWN, PA 19401 610-279-9660, EXT. 201 AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT OF 1990 The Court of Common Pleas of Montgomery County is required by law to comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. For information about accessible facilities and reasonable accommodations available to disabled individuals having business with the Court, please contact 610278-3224. Arrangements must be made at least 72 hours prior to any hearing/business with the Court. American LegalNet, Inc. www.FormsWorkFlow.com