San Diego Child Support Agreement Modification Lawyer
Creating a child support agreement can be one of the most contentious issues in your divorce settlement. The court will take into account a wide range of factors when determining how much one spouse should pay to the other for the health, education, and well-being of their children. However, sometimes situations for either spouse change drastically, and the other spouse may request a change to the original child support agreement.
If you or someone you know needs assistance modifying a child support agreement, the San Diego child support modification attorneys at Fischer & Van Thiel, LLP, may be able to help. To speak with a lawyer, contact our offices at 858-935-6211.
Factors Considered in Modifying Child Support Agreements
Child support agreements may be modified in response to a change in circumstances such as a change in income, living situation, or the educational and medical needs of your child. Our San Diego child support modification attorneys can help you with a variety of child support modification issues related to:
If either you or your former spouse has experienced a significant life change, a court may approve your request for a change to your child support agreements. It is important to follow procedure and to ensure that all changes are legally approved. Informal agreements between former spouses to change child support payments are not legally-binding and may result in prosecution at a later date.
If you or someone you know is trying to modify their child support payments, contact the San Diego child support modification lawyers of Fischer & Van Thiel, LLP, by calling 858-935-6211.