It’s not uncommon for everyone involved in a child custody dispute to feel let down by the legal system – and for kids and parents to feel alienated when it’s over.

Ahead of Father’s Day, let’s listen as Rachel and Sheldon Nussbaum share how their relationship was damaged this way, and how it was repaired.

This story was produced locally for GPB by Brenda Ford and recorded in partnership with the Atlanta History Center. If you’d like to record an in-person or virtual conversation with your dad for StoryCorps Atlanta, click here to make a reservation.