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Child Support Lawyer in California

When ordering child support in California, judges must consider the best interests of the children. They must also follow certain guidelines, carefully considering the income of both parents and their custodial time. It's crucial to hire a child support lawyer who understands these guidelines.

Child Support Provides Stability for the Children

Typically, Judges order child support to cover the following expenses:

  • Food
  • Housing
  • Medical care
  • Education
  • Other related costs

Serving clients throughout the greater San Francisco Bay Area, an experienced child support lawyer at the Law Offices of David M. Lederman can help you figure out the right amount of support – whether you will be the payor or the recipient.

Child support orders help to ensure that one parent isn’t having to pay for the entire expense of raising one or more children. These payments provide financial assistance for the parent who has the children the majority of the time and is meant to help with necessary bills, such as ones for shelter, food, and utilities.

During a divorce, a two-income home is split into two single-income homes. Ev