Do Unmarried Fathers Have Parental Responsibility?

2 minutes reading time

The Parental Responsibility of Unmarried Fathers

In our latest Family Law video guide, Sarah Whitelegge, a Senior Associate in the Family department considers what parental responsibility is and what it means in relation to a child.

Areas Covered

The guide considers the circumstances when an unmarried father will automatically have parental responsibility and how an unmarried father can acquire parental responsibility by agreement or by a court order. 

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