Richmond, VA Spousal Support Lawyer
Obtain Honest & Reliable Counsel
If you are going through a legal issue relating to spousal support, my
team at the Law Office of Larry D. Catlett is ready to assist you through
the process. I know what the courts will consider when determining the
amount and duration of spousal support. With a hands-on approach and more than
40 years of experience, as a
Richmond divorce attorney, I have the necessary skills and knowledge to seek the most favorable outcome
possible. Whether you are in need of spousal support or you want to avoid
dealing with unfair payments, I can help you.
What Determines Child Support?
During a divorce, the judge considers the current and previous situations
of both parties. First of all, it must be determined if child support
is even necessary. Which spouse was the primary bread winner? Will one
spouse receive a greater portion of the assets in the divorce? Can a spouse
who was the homemaker still find gainful employment? These questions are
just a few that the judge will contemplate when deciding if alimony is
If the judge does conclude that one spouse is deserving of financial support,
a monthly or one-time payment will have to be decided. The following factors
are often taken into account when spousal support is being calculated:
- Standard of living during the marriage
- Age, physical, and mental conditions of the spouses
- Each spouse's earning capacity, now and in the future
- Financial contributions during the marriage
At my law firm, I have handled many different types of spousal support
situations. I have over 40 years of divorce and family law experience
and can work with you to create a customized plan to your unique situation
so that your best interests can be protected.
Thousands of Cases Handled
contact my firm, I will schedule an initial consultation with you, during which I will
get a thorough understanding of your situation and needs. I will get to
know you on a personal level, discuss how I intend to help you move forward,
and determine the most suitable course of action for your situation. Spousal
support cases can often be difficult to navigate through, but having skilled
legal counsel on your side could be the difference between losing and
winning your case.
Whether the case can be handled amicably or calls for litigation in court,
I have the experience, skills, and tenacity needed to take on even the
most complex cases. To find out more about the spousal support counsel
we have to offer or to schedule your case evaluation, be sure to contact
my firm today.
Contact me today at (804) 415-7162 to get started!