Kristina Beavers is an experienced attorney who realizes that your legal situation is the most important thing in your life right now and she will do what she can to help you understand the process and what to expect. Her main office is locate...
Practice areas & skills: Child Support, Adoption, Alimony, Child Custody, Divorce & Separation
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Practice areas & skills: Child Support, Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Marriage & Prenuptials, Family
I represent clients in matters such as divorce, equitable distribution, child and spousal support, custody and visitation, and immigration. I am also certified as a Guardian ad Litem for minor children and serve in Williamsburg, Virginia. I unders...
Practice areas & skills: Child Support, Child Custody, Family, Divorce & Separation, Criminal Defense
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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.