Bam Margera ‘hires lawyer in order to see son Phoenix amid estrangement from wife Nikki Boyd’
Bam Margera has hired a lawyer in order to see his son Phoenix Wolf amid his estrangement from wife Nikki Boyd.
TMZ reports the Jackass alum, 42, has not heard from his estranged wife Nikki or their four-year-old son since returning to rehab last month.
Insiders close to Margera allege Boyd has made no effort to communicate with the star directly or respond to his phone calls. She allegedly only communicates to him through his team about child support and custody.
Bam Margera has hired a lawyer in order to see his son Phoenix Wold amid his estrangement from wife Nikki Boyd
TMZ reports Margera had attempted to figure out a visitation schedule in the past.
His new family law attorney will now begin working on a custody arrangement with David Glass, the lawyer representing Nikki, that will allow Margera to see Phoenix.
Nikki sought full custody of their son last year however was willing to give Bam visitation with a monitor.
TMZ reported last week Bam had fled from the Florida based rehab for the second time in a month. Bam allegedly departed rehab as if he had been unable to see Phoenix and had split from Nikki. He is now seeking treatment at a new facility.
TMZ reports Margera had been attempted to figure out a visitation schedule in the past
However, Nikki claims she had been completely supportive of Bam during his troubles.
She says she relocated from California to Florida in order to be nearer to him and believes she is being unfairly blamed for his departure. Nikki has since returned to California with Phoenix.
TMZ reports Bam has been ‘very upset’ and has lost the desire to make it work with Nikki.
He is now solely focused on seeing Phoenix, but even then fears he will never be able to see his son again.
Glass, Nikki’s attorney, is now waiting to receive word from Margera’s new treatment facility in order to begin communication. TMZ reports this is usually standard procedure.
Glass is also waiting to receive communication from Margera’s attorney in order to begin making arrangements for Bam to see his son.
However, Nikki claims she had been completely supportive of Bam when he left rehab the second time