Philadelphia Child Support Lawyers — 48 found

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  1. Philadelphia Child Support Lawyer Michael L. Viola

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    Although guidelines determine how much support, you still may need legal advice. Call Mike Viola.
    Licensed for 26 years
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    10.0

    215-988-9700
  2. Philadelphia Child Support Lawyer James Andrew Cosby

    James Cosby

    Client Review: Jim's a great lawyer he always informs you and keeps you up to date. He's down to earth and will ...
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    Licensed for 15 years
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    7.7

  3. Philadelphia Child Support Lawyer Lisa Harding

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    Ms. Harding is a seasoned litigator with over twelve years of experience in domestic relations and family law. As the Proprietor and Managing Attorney at The Law Office of Lisa Harding,... more
    Licensed for 13 years - Retainer (Always)
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    7.3

    267-301-2796
  4. Philadelphia Child Support Lawyer Michael A. Berman

    Michael Berman

    My parents will tell you they knew they had always had a lawyer on their hands, but I think I figured it out in Fifth Grade. A few days after getting my Bar results, I signed up my... more
    Licensed for 44 years
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    7.5

  5. Philadelphia Child Support Lawyer Debra Denise Rainey

    Debra Rainey

    Debra D. Rainey, ESq., aka "'The Compassionate Lawyer". I am a solo practitioner, with a General Legal practice, representing clients in State and Federal Criminal matters, Landlord/... more
    Licensed for 12 years
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    8.1

  6. Philadelphia Child Support Lawyer Patrick James Cooper

    Patrick Cooper

    Client Review: Mr. Cooper- You definitely explained everything clearly which did not leave any questions for us ...
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    Licensed for 6 years - 30 Min Free Consultation
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    6.6

  7. Philadelphia Child Support Lawyer Arlene Glenn Simolike

    Arlene Simolike

    Client Review: I had a dispute with the Unemployment Compensation office about an alleged overpayment. Attorney ...
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    Licensed for 39 years
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    6.7

  8. Philadelphia Child Support Lawyer Marguerite Marie Nealon

    Marguerite Nealon

    Client Review: Marguerite is a highly-skilled lawyer to help anyone navigate the twists and turns of divorce pro...
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    Licensed for 23 years
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    6.8

  9. Philadelphia Child Support Lawyer David Gutin

    David Gutin

    Philadelphia, PA Child Support Lawyer
    Licensed for 43 years
    Not yet reviewed
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    7.7

  10. Philadelphia Child Support Lawyer Maria Testa

    Maria Testa

    As a member of the Pennsylvania Bar, Maria N. Testa has limited her practice to the exclusive representation of clients in family law and divorce matters, including child support,... more
    Licensed for 7 years - 60 Min Free Consultation
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    7.9

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.