Upland Divorce and Family Law Attorney
Under California law, all parents, whether married or not, are expected to provide financial support for their children. Uniform guidelines for the determination of child support have been set up according to state law. If you need legal assistance with this issue and you reside in Upland or in the surrounding communities in San Bernardino County or Los Angeles County, we invite you to consult with Christine D. Thielo, an experienced and aggressive Upland Family Law Attorney. She will provide knowledgable and determined legal help in resolving your child support issue.Attorney Thielo is dedicated to making sure that children are provided with the financial support they need and are entitled to.
Child Support Principles under California Law
Under California law, certain principles will be used by the courts in determining and / or adjusting child support payments. These include the duty of both parents to support children, the actual income and level of responsibility taken by each parent, their ability to pay, payments which reflect the standard of living of the parents, payments which reflect the increased costs of raising children in two separate homes, and more. Child support payments are generally calculated according to a formula guideline based on net monthly disposable income of both parties.
You may have a child support dispute which needs to be resolved between you and your spouse or through the courts. You may have need of a modification of a current child support payment arrangement due to a significant change in your circumstances, such as job loss, illness, or other situation. You may need legal assistance in enforcing child support payments. Or as an unmarried parent, you may need help in establishing paternity in order to obtain child support payments. Attorney Thielo is very experienced in child support matters and wil help you to get your case resolved as quickly as possible.
Please contact our office in Upland for a free 30 minute initial consultation. You will meet with Christine D. Thielo, our Upland divorce and family law attorney, and discuss your child support matter.Our office also offers discounted hourly rate first time appointments to allow you to discuss the particulars of your case and possible courses of action in the event you do not wish to retain an attorney.