International Family Law

The Convention on the Civil Aspects of Child Abduction (Hague Convention) comprises international law to which approximately sixty countries are signatories. It is law designed to protect children from international abduction which occurs most often by a family member.

If you are involved in an international child abduction matter, we may be able to assist you. The Hague Convention requires courts to act on an expedited basis to resolve the matter. It is vital to act in a timely manner if you are involved in a case like this.

Soby Boyden Lenz has lawyers with international expertise on this subject and are Fellows with the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. This allows us ready access to the leading family and matrimonial lawyers across the globe, which is crucial to the prompt resolution of international abduction cases. We may be able to assist you through this difficult time in your life and your child's.