Child Support Attorneys in Zip Code: 44256 (Medina, OH) — 2 found

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  1. 44256 Child Support Lawyer Thomas Leroy Erb Jr.

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    Thomas Erb Jr. was admitted to the Ohio Bar in 2012. Thomas Erb Jr. brings an effective, tough approach to all facets of Ohio law, from criminal defense to personal injury, domestic... more
    Licensed for 3 years - 30 Min Free Consultation


  2. 44256 Child Support Lawyer Jill Rene Heck

    Jill Heck

    Medina, OH Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 34 years

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.