Child Support Cases: What You Need to Know
If you are a custodial parent, obtaining child support is essential to the well-being of your child. When you are granted monetary assistance to help raise your family, the payments can help you provide a safe, nurturing environment and help ensure that the non-custodial parent is still involved in a key child-rearing role. The laws and regulations involving child support payment schedules, amounts, and adjustments are difficult to understand, and when you are faced with a child support concern, it is important that you work with a Rockwall family law attorney. At The Goodman Law Firm, P.C., we stand ready to provide your family with the best possible representation for your case. We can work diligently to protect your rights and ensure that your child’s best interests and future are protected.
When determining child support payments, there are a few things that will need to be taken into consideration. First and foremost, it is important that you retain the representation of an attorney who can help you understand the various laws regarding child support and how they may affect you.
What are the determining factors of Child Support cases?
The amount of each parent’s income
Prior custody arrangements from previous divorces
The ability to care for a child and daycare
Health insurance of both parents
Overall monthly cost of the child’s needs
Custody of the child granted through the court
The parent’s employment status (self-employed, unemployment, underemployment)
Medical costs of the child
The Best Interest of the Child
Extraordinary expenses, unexpected life complications, and illness or injury could all make a difference in the amount of child support, whether you are the paying or receiving parent. To determine how your support may be processed, contact The Goodman Law Firm, P.C. right away.
Are you ready to move forward with your child support case?
If so, it is important that you contact The Goodman Law Firm, P.C. Our firm has experience handling these sensitive cases, and we may be able to help you reach a desirable conclusion in a short amount of time. In the event that you are facing a child support concern or are looking to protect your rights and achieve a fair support payment, do not hesitate to contact our firm.
In addition to the services we provide for pre-divorce decree settlements, we can also assist you with modifying an existing divorce decree and child support payments. Contact a Rockwall child support lawyer from The Goodman Law Firm, P.C. today to speak with a trusted representative. Complete a free case evaluation form to get started.