Child Support Lawyer in Columbia, SC
Helping Families in South Carolina for Over 15 Years
In South Carolina, both parents are required to contribute to the well-being
of their children, and this includes providing child support. Child support
is meant to provide the child with the necessary expenses to cover their
physical, emotional, medical, and educational needs. Typically, it is
the parent without
child custody, called the "non-custodial parent," who is responsible for paying
child support to the parent that has custody, called the "custodial
Carrie Warner, Attorney at Law, our Columbia-based child support attorneys are focused on providing solution-driven
counsel to help families achieve practical child support arrangements.
We approach each case with the best interests of the children and parents
in mind. Whether you are looking to receive child support payment or need
to negotiate a fair payment to the other parent, our team can guide you
through the process.
Get help with child support in Columbia, SC! Request a private consultation
with our Columbia Child Support Attorney using our
online form or by calling (803) 994-8171 today.
How Is Child Support Calculated in SC?
The amount of child support you will pay or receive depends on a variety
of factors, including:
- Monthly gross income of both parents
- Monthly alimony received/paid by both parents
- Number of other children in the home
- Costs for health insurance, medical expenses, and child care costs
Protecting Your Child's Best Interests
South Carolina family law, child support can be one of the most disputed issues in a
divorce. Both parents often disagree on what is a fair amount each should pay
and receive. We understand the intricacies of determining child support
and ways to resolve and mediate between these conflicts. When both parents
continue their disputes, it is often the children who suffer.
Our Columbia child support attorney is committed to steering you towards
the most amicable, prompt, and reasonable solution possible so you can
move forward with the next chapter of your life.
Call our office at (803) 994-8171 to begin your child support case with
an experienced legal advocate on your side.