Shawnee Child Support Attorneys — 3 found

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  1. Shawnee Child Support Lawyer Joseph Wilson Booth

    Joseph Booth

    Client Review: My divorce happened in 2001 after a marriage of almost 35 years. My Ex-husband was to voluntaril...
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    Licensed for 20 years - $350/hour


  2. Shawnee Child Support Lawyer Ronald W. Nelson

    Ronald Nelson

    Recognized throughout Kansas and the United States as an accomplished family law... more
    Licensed for 34 years - Retainer (Always)
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  3. Shawnee Child Support Lawyer Tracey Denise Johnson

    Tracey Johnson

    WHY CHOOSE THE LAW OFFICE OF TRACEY D. JOHNSON, LLC? We understand the paramount... more
    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.