Stepping into the role of a single parent can be overwhelming. Especially when you have to do it as the sole provider.
As child support lawyers, and as moms, we get it. Nothing matters more than taking care of your kids. That's why the Griffith Law Firm has helped many parents recieve child support so they don't have to bear the financial burden of rasing a family alone.
We'll help you navigate the complexities of Texas' child support laws to ensure your rights, and more importantly, the needs of your children are front and center.
You're not alone. Let our child support attorneys in Tyler, TX, help you secure a more stable financial future for your family.
Child support issues are among the leading areas of concern during or following a divorce case. In the State of Texas, courts use a formula that calculates a percentage of the obligor parent’s net income in determining the appropriate child support amount to be awarded to the parent with custody.
There can be several variations of how child support is calculated depending on a few factors, such as:
With an experienced and knowledgeable child support attorney in Tyler, TX on your side, you can ensure the appropriate amount of child support for your needs is established from the beginning.
Simply put, the custodial parent receives child support from the noncustodial parent. Some people assume that if both parents share custody, no child support is required. However, that is not always the case.
The best option is to sit down with your lawyer and discuss your circumstances. The team at Griffith Law will do everything possible to ensure you are treated fairly.
According to child support guidelines, the noncustodial usually only qualifies for child support modification in the case of a “material or substantial change” in life situations, such as:
Our Family Law Attorneys care deeply about the wellbeing of children. As moms, we know the value of ensuring each child grows up in a thriving environment and a healthy home.
Whether you simply need help with child support issues, or you need legal assistance to navigate a divorce and child custody case as well, we’re here to help.
The Griffith Law Firm will fight for you, protect your rights, and ensure you are treated fairly and your children are cared for.
Work schedules and other circumstances can make a joint custody or tailored possession schedule challenging to navigate. How much child support is paid may vary depending on the details of the case. We can discuss this and help you understand what to expect in your case during your consultation.
A child support order is a court ordered document issued by the local Tyler, Texas judge. It lays out all child support obligation, including:
Whether you seek child support from your former partner or are fighting to protect yourself from paying more than your obligation, the Griffith Law Firm is the ideal team in Tyler, TX and Smith County for your child support case.
For more information or to speak with our child support attorneys in Tyler, TX, contact our law office today for a consultation. We are happy to meet with you in person, over the phone, or via Zoom video conferencing call to discuss your child support case.