Newport Beach Child Support Attorneys — 36 found

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  1. Newport Beach Child Support Lawyer Douglas Andrew Hatherley

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    Superior legal analysis and exceptional client service. Selected to Super Lawyers Rising Stars.
    Licensed for 6 years - $325/hour
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    10.0

    949-337-4050
  2. Newport Beach Child Support Lawyer Robert Brett Burch

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    Certified family law specialist dedicated to getting the results that you want.
    Licensed for 18 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
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    10.0

    949-502-5713
  3. Newport Beach Child Support Lawyer Steven Gary Hittelman

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    A former Deputy District Attorney and recognized expert in all areas of support.
    Licensed for 21 years - Retainer (Always)
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    10.0

    949-289-9089
  4. Newport Beach Child Support Lawyer Ben Phillips

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    AV® Preeminent™ rated Orange County trial and appellate family law attorney; Certified Family Law Specialist; dissolution of marriage (divorce) and parentage (paternity) cases;... more
    Licensed for 10 years
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    10.0

    949-644-4007
  5. Newport Beach Child Support Lawyer Richard Maxwell Shack

    Richard Shack

    Client Review: I am a fellow Certified Family Law Specialist who has known Mr. Shack for some 27 years. When I ...
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    Licensed for 44 years
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    8.5

  6. Newport Beach Child Support Lawyer Courtney Lyn Shepard

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    Client Review: I am thrilled with the work Courtney has done on my case. She thinks strategically and several st...
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    Licensed for 10 years - $135-$425/hour
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    9.8

  7. Newport Beach Child Support Lawyer Elizabeth Jablecki Johnson

    Elizabeth Johnson

    Client Review: I have been and still am an opposing counsel on a matter with Ms. Johnson. I appreciate tat even...
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    Licensed for 14 years - $350/hour
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    10.0

  8. Newport Beach Child Support Lawyer Anna Christine Brace

    Anna Brace

    Client Review: I have worked with many attorneys in the Orange County area with varied results and therefore was...
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    Licensed for 20 years
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    8.6

  9. Newport Beach Child Support Lawyer Scott Howard Finkbeiner

    Scott Finkbeiner

    Partner, Wilkinson Finkbeiner, LLP. Scott Finkbeiner is a certifiedfamily law specialist with the State Bar OfCalifornia. Scott'spractice encompasses all aspects of Family Law... more
    Licensed for 12 years
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    9.7

  10. Newport Beach Child Support Lawyer Andrew Graham Sandor

    Andrew Sandor

    Client Review: Andrew was incredible. He made a painful process as painless as he possibly could and helped keep...
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    Licensed for 15 years - $400/hour
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    9.2

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.