Child support was created to benefit children impacted by a separation or divorce. Just like alimony, child support is a factor in most divorces and can produce a host of challenges for affected families. But effective representation by a qualified child support lawyer can mitigate the risk of your payments being exploited, misallocated, underfunded or missed altogether. You need a child support lawyer who will give you honest answers and secure the best possible terms.
You need Morgan Bourque.
As the attorney of record in several Texas court rulings on divorce and child support, Morgan uses his knowledge and experience to find the solutions that will work best for you. A former prosecutor, Morgan’s career has proven successful on both sides of the courtroom, and demonstrates that he understands the art of negotiation. And while settling divorce and child support matters is often the preferred method of resolution, his courtroom experience uniquely positions him as one of Texas’ most skilled litigators who will go to trial if necessary.
Determining Child Support Payments in Texas
Every child is different and therefore, the costs of raising them always varies. A judge will consider several factors when determining the amount of child support, including:
- The child’s age
- Their standard of living during the marriage (and its duration)
- Health and medical history
- Daycare costs
- Both parents’ sources of income and financial resources
- and more.
If one parent has primary physical custody, that parent usually receives child support from the other. Child support payments should be structure to be fair to the impacted child or children. Morgan is the child support lawyer who will guide you through the complexities of matrimonial law proceedings and will help draft your alimony agreement to determine:
- The monetary amounts
- The duration
- Terms that could nullify the agreement
- Proper use
- and more.
Client-Focused Texas Child Support Lawyer
Morgan understands how intimidating the child support and divorce process can seem, but can ease it for you – whether you’re the one writing the check or receiving it on the child’s behalf. He has represented clients in all aspects of divorce and family law, including property division agreements, alimony and child support, prenuptial, postnuptial and marital settlement agreements, adoption and guardianship. Morgan is prepared to fight for your rights when tackling these matters, as well as less complicated divorce and mediation cases, in order to achieve the best possible outcome.
With years of trial and mediation experience, Morgan is the child support lawyer you want in your corner during all stages of your case.
Contact Morgan Bourque today for a case assessment.