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Practice areas & skills: Alimony, Family, Child Support, Divorce & Separation, Child Custody
Admitted to practice, United States District Court, Northern District on November 21, 1989 Admitted to practice, United States District Court, Western District on March 20, 2001 Admitted to practice, United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Cir...
Practice areas & skills: Alimony, Federal Crime, Probate, Child Custody, Child Support
Eric Strickland, Family Law Attorney Eric Strickland devotes his legal practice to all areas of family law. Thus far, he has assisted his clients through a plethora of issues involving divorce, child custody, property issues, and child suppor...
Practice areas & skills: Alimony, Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Child Support, Family
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When an ex-spouse makes payments to a former spouse after the divorce, the payments are called alimony. Alimony payments (also called spousal support) are intended to preserve the lifestyle the former spouse enjoyed before the divorce. Unlike child support, which is a required payment to fund a child's necessities, no one is guaranteed alimony. If a couple can't agree, a judge decides whether to award alimony. A divorce lawyer who specializes in alimony knows what information you need to calculate alimony, and can also help if you feel your ex-spouse is asking for too much alimony.