Bell Child Support Lawyers — 3 found

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  1. Bell Child Support Lawyer Donald Wayne Kemp

    Donald Kemp

    Client Review: This lawyer is awesome. He handle my case with professionalism, keep me inform of everything and ...
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    Licensed for 16 years


  2. Bell Child Support Lawyer Donna Lynn W. Bernstein

    Donna Bernstein

    Monterey Park, CA Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 38 years


  3. Bell Child Support Lawyer Diana Mae Fukushima

    Diana Fukushima

    Downey, CA Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 7 years
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Child Support

If you are a parent and you divorce, the parent the child lives with often receives money (child support) from the parent no longer living with the child. Unlike alimony, which is paid to maintain an ex-spouse's lifestyle, child support pays for the child's physical, emotional, and educational needs. A child support lawyer can help parents negotiate and calculate child support, either by agreement or in court. While national guidelines to calculate child support amounts exist, you or the judge may choose to calculate the amount based on your income and the child's needs. If you believe you are not the father of a child and want to contest a child support claim, a child support lawyer can also help you determine paternity. A child support lawyer can be useful during negotiations to help objectively determine the most appropriate amount of child support for your situation and protect against paternity fraud.