Cawanna A. McMichael Carrollton Child Support Attorney

The Law Firm of Cawanna A. McMichael provides family law support Carroll County and the City of Carrollton GA

Child support is the amount of money that you may be able to receive for the benefit of your child or children. Conversely, it is the amount that you may be ordered by a child support order to pay for your child if you are the noncustodial parent. Support for a child or children is established based upon several factors, some of which are: 

A child support lawyer can assist you with determining the amount of child support based on your average monthly income and your spouse’s average monthly income. The number of children for whom support is being established is included in the calculation.

Child support calculations also calculate where either parent is paying support for other children. Custody of other children also is accounted for.

The costs of health insurance for the child  and extraordinary medical expenses incurred for the children are considered as is the cost of extracurricular expenses. Child care expenses, dental and vision insurance costs and expenses are considered in a support order.

Attorney Cawanna A. McMichael can answer your questions about your child support case. We’ll discuss local child support and the child support that you are eligible for. We can also discuss child support that you are required to pay depending upon whether you are the primary physical custodian of your child or children.

Call us to set up a free initial consultation to discuss your individual situation. We’ll offer legal advice regarding child support legal issues, legal services, child custody, child support modifications, and child support laws. If your former spouse was ordered to pay child support payments but has not paid, we can assist. We can help you collect back child support and enforce child support. You may even be entitled to have your former spouse pay or reimburse you for any attorney fees.