Charlottesville Alimony Lawyers — 3 found

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  1. Charlottesville Alimony Lawyer Steven Leigh Raynor

    Steven Raynor

    Client Review: I retained Mr. Raynor for a child custody matter. It was a complex case but ended with the best ...
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    Licensed for 28 years - $325/hour
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    10.0

  2. Charlottesville Alimony Lawyer Kimberly Mccalmont Mattingly

    Kimberly Mattingly

    Kim Mattingly joined Davidson & Kitzmann in 2007. Her practice encompasses divorce and family law, appeals, and civil litigation. Kim received both her J.D. and B.A. from the... more
    Licensed for 9 years
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    8.5

  3. Charlottesville Alimony Lawyer Jared Kyle Farmer

    Jared Farmer

    Mr. Farmer’s practice is primarily devoted to representing clients on divorce, equitable distribution, custody, visitation, child support, spousal support and other domestic relations... more
    Licensed for 7 years - $225/hour
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    6.9

Alimony

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.