Top Southfield Child Support Lawyers Near You

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Lorrie J. Zahodnic, P.C.

Child Support Lawyer | Serving Southfield, MI

Free Consultation

586-412-2000

Making your voice heard in Michigan courts. Call today.

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Schwartz Law Firm PC

Child Support Lawyer | Serving Southfield, MI

Free Consultation

248-469-0005

Please Call Our Experienced Family Law Attorneys to Help With Your Divorce, Child Custody, Parenting Time, Child Support, and All Other Family Law Matters.

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Boroja Bernier & Calvin PLLC

Child Support Lawyer | Serving Southfield, MI

Free Consultation

586-203-2906

Competent and compassionate attorneys at your side. Call today.

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The Smith Law Offices, P.C.

Child Support Lawyer | Serving Southfield, MI

Free Consultation

Your family needs are important to me. Let me protect your rights. Click here or call today for help.

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Selleck Legal, PLLC

Child Support Lawyer

Your Family's Needs Are Important to Me. Click Here or Call Today for Help With Your Family Matters!

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Aldrich Legal Services PLLC

Child Support Lawyer | Serving Southfield, MI

Free Consultation

Experienced Family Law Attorney to help you through this difficult time. We will fight for your needs. Please Call

Southfield Child Support Information

Do You Need to Set or Amend Your Child Support?

The amount of child support the noncustodial parent pays each month is determined by the court following state guidelines. They include each parent's income and assets and the amount needed to maintain the children's pre -divorce standard of living.

How a Child Support Lawyer Can Help

Whether initially setting the amount of child support or modifying the court order, the services of a Southfield child support attorney well versed in family law and child support issues can be of great help. The attorney can help you gather documents and personal information to support your contention and advocate your position to the court.

Best Time to Seek Legal Help

No matter what your legal issue may be, it is always best to seek legal help early in the process. An attorney can help secure what is likely to be the best possible outcome for your situation and avoid both unnecessary complications or errors.

What to Expect from an Initial Consultation

  • Seek to determine whether the attorney can represent you. There is no one-size-fits-all legal solution and it may turn out your needs are better served by an attorney in a different specialization.
  • It's important to find a legal ally who is both competent in the law and someone you can trust to protect your interests.
  • Discuss how the practice's billing works and discuss possible additional charges or fees that may arise during or after the resolution of your case.

An attorney consultation should provide you with enough information so that you can make an informed decision on whether to proceed with legal help.

Does firm size matter?

For most consumer legal issues, the size of the practice is much less important than the experience, competence, and reputation of the attorney(s) handling your case. Among the most important factors when choosing an attorney are your comfort level with the attorney or practice and the attorney's track record in bringing about quick, successful resolutions to cases similar to yours.

Common legal terms explained

Personal jurisdiction - Requirement that a particular court have authority over a person, in order to bind that person to the judgment of the court, based on minimum contacts. International Shoe Co v. Washington is a landmark Supreme Court case outlining the scope of a state court's reach in personal jurisdiction.

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