Tampa, Florida

Enforcing Child Support

Do You Need Help Enforcing Child Support?

Tampa Child Support Enforcement Attorneys

If you and your spouse have come to an agreement regarding child support or child custody, it is very important that you both adhere to that agreement. If you want to make changes, you must file paperwork and have a judge sign off on the changes. Sometimes one parent can run into a situation where the other withholds financial support for some reason. This type of situation can be frustrating and emotional for the family involved. This can be a very difficult and stressful situation with emotions running high – and we understand that you don’t want to add any anxiety or unwanted complexity to your children’s lives.

A competent child custody lawyer will let you know what your rights are in this type of situation. You have every right to let the Florida courts know that the other parent is refusing to honor the terms of the child support or child custody arrangement. It is their duty to maintain an equal standard of living for you both. We can help you gather the proper evidence to prove that the other parent is not following the pre-arranged agreement in order to help the courts understand the situation.

What Happens if a Parent Does Not Pay Support?

When an individual signs a contract in court, they are making a vow. It their duty to uphold their agreement. It is also a parent’s responsibility to make sure their children are well provided for, regardless of where the child is. If the parent fails to pay child support, they can face multiple consequences. A violation of a child support or child custody arrangement can result in serious penalties such as:

  • Incarceration
  • Bank account levies
  • Tax return seizure
  • Driver’s license suspension

If your child support arrangement is broken, it is important that you speak with an experienced attorney who can help you. A child custody lawyer can educate you on the proper steps to take to get the financial support that your child requires. We have worked with countless families to help them sort out broken support or custody arrangements. We understand that this is an extremely important issue to you and your family and that is why we will always be available to meet with you and answer your questions. We can help you with your enforcement of child support legal issues.

Contact our Tampa child custody enforcement attorneys today for a free consultation!

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  • "Rob, Thank you for your assistance and guidance throughout my divorce process. I will certainly recommend you to others seeking legal support."

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  • "Your joint efforts and hard work have finally brought a son and father together."

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  • "Rob, Thanks again for all of your help through this process. You and Paula have both been great."

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  • "Rob, I wanted to say thank you for all your efforts in getting this agreement settled."

  • You have been wonderfully amazing. Thank you for everything. So grateful.

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At Givens Givens Sparks, your family is our family. As such, we promise to fight for each client and voraciously protect their best interests. Facing a family law issue? Get in touch with us to learn how we can help!

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