Multnomah County Child Support Lawyers — 42 found

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  1. Multnomah County Child Support Lawyer James Cunningham

    James Cunningham

    Portland, OR Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 37 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
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    6.5

  2. Multnomah County Child Support Lawyer James David Lutes

    James Lutes

    Accountability and diligence are the best characteristics to describe James Lutes. He provides practical and objective counsel that aligns to clients expectations and goals. He... more
    Licensed for 2 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    5.9

  3. Multnomah County Child Support Lawyer Natalie Hedman

    Natalie Hedman

    Natalie A. Hedman Natalie focuses her practice on family law litigation.She was admitted to practice law in Oregon in 2009, and has many additional years of experience working with... more
    Licensed for 6 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.1

  4. Multnomah County Child Support Lawyer Amy D Fassler

    Amy Fassler

    Portland, OR Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 6 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    6.0

  5. Multnomah County Child Support Lawyer Laurel Lawson

    Laurel Lawson

    Laurel is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School which she chose for the excellent education it provides. It was during law school that Laurel discovered her interest in... more
    Licensed for 4 years - $60-$150/hour
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.6

  6. Multnomah County Child Support Lawyer Kristin Winnie Eaton

    Kristin Eaton Pro

    Portland, OR Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 20 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
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    6.7

    503-850-6994
  7. Multnomah County Child Support Lawyer Katie Carson Goss

    Katie Goss

    Portland, OR Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 6 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    5.9

  8. Multnomah County Child Support Lawyer Andrew J. Bobzien

    Andrew Bobzien

    Client Review: Andrew Bobzien is an outstanding lawyer with an outstanding reputation. He specializes in Domest...
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    Licensed for 19 years
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.6

  9. Multnomah County Child Support Lawyer Jonathan Trause

    Jonathan Trause

    Originally from New Jersey, Jon also lived in London, England; San Francisco, California; and Albuquerque, New Mexico before making Portland his home in 2004. He is a graduate of San... more
    Licensed for 3 years - $195/hour
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    6.5

  10. Multnomah County Child Support Lawyer Dirk Wesley Schouten

    Dirk Schouten

    Portland, OR Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 4 years
    Not yet reviewed
    AVVO
    RATING

    5.7

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.