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Child Support Lawyer in Sugar Land

Ensuring Your Child's Needs Are Cared For

In a divorce, legal separation, or a relationship between two unmarried parents, child support is the payment ordered for the child's care. Typically, the non-custodial parent pays the custodial parent. However, the process of calculating child support can be complicated if you and the other party are not able to come to a decision amicably.

The team at Kutty Law Firm, PLLC has a thorough understanding of child support guidelines under Texas Family Code sec. 154.125. Whether you need to have child support set, modified, or enforced, you can rely on our Sugar Land family law attorney to assist you.

To schedule a consultation about your case, please call (713) 955-7477 or fill out an online contact form.

How Is Child Support Calculated in Texas?

Texas's child support formula works to figure out the exact amount that is believed to be in the child's best interest. This is typically determined by calculating the monthly resources of each parent and applying the state's guidelines to establish a figure. If the paying parent (or non-custodial parent) has a responsibility to pay for other children, this will be taken into consideration.

Other factors that will be considered in addition to financial resources include:

  • The child's school and healthcare needs
  • The child custody agreement
  • Additional needs of the child
  • Social Security or disability benefits

Seek Reliable Legal Guidance in Sugar Land

Kutty Law Firm, PLLC is dedicated to providing clients with the quality legal representation they deserve. Whether you are seeking child support from the other parent of your child for the first time or you are going through a divorce, having the help of a Sugar Land family law attorney can help. If you are not receiving the payments you are owed as ordered in family court, let Kutty Law Firm, PLLC help you explore your options for taking legal action.

If you would like to make an appointment, give us a call (713) 955-7477.

We Treat Your Family Like Our Family

Why Kutty Law Firm, PLLC?
  • Attorney Kutty Has Over Two Decades of Experience

  • We Provide Legal Advice on a Variety of Legal Issues

  • Every Case Is Treated with Professionalism & Respect