Not living together, no legal separation, still legally married, no court order to pay child support. During separation shared expenses such as school tuition, cell phone, sport activities, car, car insurance etc... Using a mediator for the divorce.
Because you are still married, your ex wife may have a difficult time seeking child support arrears. If the child was born during the marriage or you signed the Acknowledgment of Paternity, then arrears are likely foreclosed to her. To prepare for mediation, I highly recommend you consult with an attorney as there are other factors that may assist you in this answer.
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