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Child Support in VA

Child Support Lawyer in Richmond, VA

Obtain the Support Your Children Need

Child support is a payment made by the non-custodial parent to help financially support the custodial parent of a child. It can be either voluntary or ordered by the Virginia Department of Social Services Division of Child Support Enforcement (DCSE), and includes both money and healthcare provision for the child. In order to receive child support, you must fill out an application and meet the requirements of Virginia law. My team at The Law Office of Larry D. Catlett can help you through the process and determine if you are eligible to receive the necessary child support payments for your child.

In the state of Virginia, the most important goal of any child support case is the benefit and financial stability of the child in question. My Richmond divorce attorneys aim to meet your goals, as well as look out for the best interests of the child. I offer a family atmosphere where you can speak directly with me, a family law attorney, to receive the individual attention you need.

How is Child Support Calculated?

Courts in the State of Virginia determine child support by looking at a variety of factors:

  • Number of children involved
  • Gross monthly income of non-custodial parent
  • Gross monthly income of custodial parent
  • Monetary amount of alimony (spousal support) paid, if applicable
  • Necessary expenses paid by custodial parent, such as healthcare, daycare, insurance, etc.

When you work with my law firm, you can expect to receive dedicated legal counsel from an honest attorney who wants to protect your best interests and the interests your child. I have over 40 years of experience in divorce and family law, and have represented people just like you in child support and child custody cases.

Protecting You & Your Children

Child support cases can be extremely stressful for both the parents and children involved. As a Richmond divorce lawyer at the Law Office of Larry D. Catlett, I have handled numerous cases involving child custody and support, and bring 40+ years of experience to every case I handle. When you hire my firm, I work hard to make sure you understand your various rights and options regarding the case. Whether you are fighting to obtain the payment you need or are facing unjust levy for child support, I can help determine the steps you need to take to gain a beneficial outcome for your case. I possess the experience to handle a variety of legal issues that arise during child support cases and can protect your rights in court. Whether you are in Chesterfield County, Henrico County, Hanover County, or anywhere in Central Virginia, you can count on me to help you move forward.

No matter how complicated your situation may seem, I am here to assist you from start to finish - contact me today to request your case evaluation.

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