Most judges will in certain circumstances award temporary custody to the plaintiff but there may be a chance that the defendant may be granted visitation. If the plaintiff has concerns about the defendant having contact with the children, then it is important to contact an attorney or a court advocate before filing the Temporary Restraining order.
Divorce & Child Custody
For a brief overview on divorce proceedings in Jamaica visit: Divorce Process
For a brief overview and not a guide on the child custody process visit: Child Support Custody
Contact an attorney for guidance on the divorce and child custody process.
Tips for the Court
Be on time
Be prepared and bring proof and witnesses to help your case
Contact an attorney or court advocate for guidance with your case.