Plano Child Support Attorney

Knowledgeable Texas Child Support Attorney

If you are considering separation or divorce, you are probably worried about how to support your child. Texas child support guidelines provide the basis for determining child support awards. Factors such as custody can impact the amount of support.

As your lawyer, I can help you calculate child support whether you are obligated to pay or are entitled to receive it. With my strong financial background, I can analyze your situation to determine how the court will review your child support request. I have more than 35 years of experience in family law issues in the Plano, Texas, area. Contact me if you are ready to speak to a knowledgeable and respectful lawyer.

Helping You Determine Your Child's Expenses

While child support guidelines are relatively straightforward, I want to make sure that your child support amount is properly calculated. The Texas child support guidelines take into account:

Extracurricular activities and school activities can also impact child support. To be considered, the activities - along with required documentation - must be properly addressed during the child support hearing. I will help you prepare these documents, assist you in determining all of the expenses your child may have and effectively raise the issue in court.

With my knowledge of Texas guidelines, I will counsel you on the types of activities that may affect a child support amount. It is important that your lawyer puts your interests first. I will work with you, listen to your concerns, and tailor my advice to your individual needs.

Child Support Adjustments and Modifications

Child support determinations can be adjusted for changes in a parent's income. Child support awards are also commonly modified because of a parent's relocation or move. I can assist in adjustment or modification and help you understand the documents that are required to modify a child support determination.

To meet with a creative, resourceful lawyer you can trust to work in your best interests, please contact me, Michael Suffness in Plano, Texas, today.