Child Support

terminating parental rights in north carolina

What Is Involved in Terminating Parental Rights

Parental rights come with serious responsibility, from the right to have a say in a child’s upbringing, to getting to spend time with and raise your child. If a parent is unable or unwilling to meet those responsibilities, the court can find the parent unfit and revoke their legal parental rights. Terminating parental rights is […]

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How Wage Garnishment Works for Child Support

When it comes to supporting your family, our child custody and support attorneys understand that there can be confusion surrounding wage garnishment for child support. We are here to help you understand your rights and what to expect, no matter which side you’re on. In North Carolina, depending on how child custody is determined, the […]

no fault divorce

What to Consider in a No-Fault Divorce

If you are looking at a no-fault divorce, there are considerations you should be aware of regarding alimony, child support, and property divisions. North Carolina is a no-fault divorce state, which means that the spouse who files for the divorce doesn’t need to show a specific cause or that either spouse was at fault. However, […]

child support during coronoavirus

Coronavirus and How to Modify Child Support

Have you lost your job or had to shut down your business due to the Coronavirus and are concerned that you can no longer pay your current child support obligation? If you can no longer afford your child support payments thanks to COVID-19, you may be able to lower your child support payment. North Carolina […]

Child support after remarriage

What Happens to Child Support if I Remarry?

If you currently receive or pay child support and are considering remarriage after divorce, whether you’re in a serious relationship or simply thinking about what the future may hold, you may be wondering how remarriage impacts child support. It’s a common issue and while it’s not simple or easy, it is more straightforward that most people think.