Thorofare Child Support Attorneys — 2 found

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  1. Thorofare Child Support Lawyer Victoria S Rand

    Victoria Rand

    Woodbury, NJ Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 27 years
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  2. Thorofare Child Support Lawyer Jeffrey Alan Kerstetter

    Jeffrey Kerstetter

    I am a matrimonial attorney with extensive experience handling divorce, alimony, child support, custody, and parenting time issues both pre and post complaint and judgment. I am also... more
    Licensed for 5 years - $200-$275/hour


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.