How Does Child Support Work in Pennsylvania?

How Does Child Support Work in Pennsylvania?

Learn about your rights and obligations in Dunmore, Scranton, Carbondale, and Lackawanna County, PA

When parents split their finances during a divorce, special arrangements are made to ensure the children still get the support they need to thrive. The state of Pennsylvania has set guidelines that determine how much child support one parent must pay to the other. But interpreting these guidelines and figuring out income isn't always easy. A child support attorney from Terry McDonald Law can simplify things.

Dial 973-630-0039 now to set up an appointment at our child support law firm in Dunmore, PA. We serve clients from Scranton, Carbondale, and all of Lackawanna County, PA.

When to consult with a child support attorney

Child support law is designed to cover your child's needs until adulthood. Turn to Terry McDonald Law when you need help...

  • Determining child support: Calculating the amount of child support one parent will pay is complicated and best done with help from an attorney.
  • Enforcing child support: Is your former partner refusing to help support your child? We can take them to court.
  • Modifying child support: As life changes, you may need to make adjustments to your child support agreement.

Make sure you work with an experienced, compassionate child support attorney that works with clients from Dunmore, Scranton, Carbondale, or Lackawanna County, PA during and after your divorce.