Are you undergoing a complex child support dispute during or after divorce? Under state law, both parents are expected to provide financial support for their children in the event of a divorce. Whether or not the parents are married, the child has a protected right to financial assistance. Any child less than 18 years of age is eligible for child support. In cases involving unmarried parents, a paternity case may be necessary to determine the biological father of the child. For legal assistance with any disputed child support issue, speak with the Law Offices of Ryan E. Gilbert, LLC.
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Fair and adequate payments for child support are determined by guidelines given by state law.
Guidelines are based on:
Family court takes these factors into consideration to determine the amount, length, and destination of payments.
In order to finalize your divorce in New Jersey, a child support determination will have to be made. I can help guide you through the process so that you fully understand how child support orders apply to your individual case. In post-divorce cases, you may wish to modify an earlier court order regarding child support. As your East Brunswick child support attorney, I can represent you in a petition for modification or any child support matter.
If the paying party fails to fulfill his or her child support requirements as ordered by the court, they will face legal consequences. Failure to pay can result in penalties such as arrest, bank account seizure, county jail time, liens placed on your home, and negative credit reporting, as well suspension of professional license and a drivers license.
If you have any issues concerning child support, whether as the custodial or non-custodial parent, get the legal help you deserve. As your lawyer, I can provide experienced and capable legal counsel to any parent in need — whether you are located in East Brunswick, Freehold, or throughout New Jersey.
Reach out to the Law Offices of Ryan E. Gilbert, LLC for a free consultation—call (866) 760-6430.