Hinds County Alimony Attorneys — 2 found

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  1. Hinds County Alimony Lawyer Mark A Chinn

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    Mark A. Chinn has been married to Cathy since 1978, and they have four daughters and... more
    Licensed for 37 years


  2. Hinds County Alimony Lawyer Monique Brown-Barrett

    Monique Brown-Barrett

    Jackson, MS Alimony Lawyer
    Licensed for 15 years



When an ex-spouse makes payments to a former spouse after the divorce, the payments are called alimony. Alimony payments (also called spousal support) are intended to preserve the lifestyle the former spouse enjoyed before the divorce. Unlike child support, which is a required payment to fund a child's necessities, no one is guaranteed alimony. If a couple can't agree, a judge decides whether to award alimony. A divorce lawyer who specializes in alimony knows what information you need to calculate alimony, and can also help if you feel your ex-spouse is asking for too much alimony.