Melrose Child Support Attorneys — 15 found

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  1. Melrose Child Support Lawyer Christopher C Ware

    Christopher Ware

    Stoneham, MA Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 1 year - 45 Min Free Consultation
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    7.1

  2. Melrose Child Support Lawyer Jonathan R. Eaton

    Jonathan Eaton

    Every marriage, and every divorce, is unique and different. The approach to advocacy... more
    Licensed for 4 years - $250/hour
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    8.6

  3. Melrose Child Support Lawyer Valerie Anne Ross

    Valerie Ross

    Valerie A. Ross has been a family law attorney for over 25 years. Her areas of... more
    Licensed for 30 years
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    7.6

  4. Melrose Child Support Lawyer Michelle Sacco Massaro

    Michelle Massaro

    I have been practicing law for over 17 years as a family law attorney serving the... more
    Licensed for 16 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
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    6.6

  5. Melrose Child Support Lawyer Adam Dash

    Adam Dash Pro

    Somerville, MA Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 24 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    8.2

    617-625-7373
  6. Melrose Child Support Lawyer Anthony Rao

    Anthony Rao

    Revere, MA Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 8 years - 60 Min Free Consultation
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    7.8

  7. Melrose Child Support Lawyer C. Whitney Pedersen

    C. Pedersen

    Boston, MA Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 37 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    6.5

  8. Melrose Child Support Lawyer Pauline Scalley

    Pauline Scalley

    Woburn, MA Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 21 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    6.5

  9. Melrose Child Support Lawyer David T. Brewster

    David Brewster

    Winchester, MA Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 32 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    6.5

  10. Melrose Child Support Lawyer Kara Jean Kinnally

    Kara Kinnally

    Medford, MA Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 5 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.1

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.