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Las Vegas Child Support Lawyer

If you are considering divorce in Las Vegas, there will be several issues that you must carefully consider. Matters that involve a separating couple's property, money, and children tend to evoke confusing emotions and cause heated disagreements. You can benefit greatly from having the guidance of a skilled Las Vegas child support lawyer during this difficult process.

Regardless of the type of divorce, if you have children, you will be required to make important decisions regarding child support. Whether you are paying or receiving, you should enlist the help of an experienced Las Vegas attorney to ensure that your child support plan is fair and mutually agreeable. At Leavitt Law Firm, our child support attorneys have dedicated more than 30 years of combine legal practice to providing men, women, and their families with solid representation to help everyone win, even in complex scenarios.

Protect Your Family & Finances with Help from Leavitt Law Firm

Under Nevada's Revised Statutes, parents of a child have the obligation and duty to provide necessary maintenance, healthcare, education, and support to a child. When parents do not reside together, the parent with physical custody of the child may receive child support for a reasonable portion of the cost of care, education, and maintenance from the non-custodial parent.

When calculating child support, payments can be based on many factors, including:

  • The age of the child
  • The income of both parents
  • The legal responsibility of the parents to the child
  • The amount of time the child spends with each parent
  • The cost of child care, healthcare, insurance, and education
  • Any other necessary expenses for the benefit of the child, including transportation or extracurricular activities

    Child Support Attorney Represents Men & Women in Las Vegas

    There could be many causes for financial hardship, including the cost of divorce, job hardship, or inability to work. If you are in need of child support to protect and provide for your child, we can be of assistance. On the other hand, if you are required to pay child support and are having a difficult time keeping up with payments, we can offer legal guidance as well.

    Child support is an obligation that you must fulfill; falling behind on child support payments could put you in contempt of court. We have fought for clients in court and have reached amicable solutions through mediation since 1989! We can put our experience to work for you.

    When your family is involved in a legal dispute, you must contact a Las Vegas child support lawyer who is dependable and skilled. At Leavitt Law Firm, we listen to our clients to make certain that the final child support order is mutually agreeable and we maintain the highest ethical standards while securing the best possible resolution for you and your family.

    What Is The New Child Support Law In Nevada?

    As of February 1, 2020, the state of Nevada law imposes an obligation for parents with child(ren) under the age of 18 to provide necessary support, health care, education and financial support.

    Your family's best interests are our primary focus, and we work to provide legal representation that honors your family's unique situation.

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    Former Client Testimonials

    • “Benjamin was very thorough in reviewing all the necessary documents and the hearing minutes that I had been through to that point. He was knowledgeable and made me feel like my case was a priority. He familiarized himself with the details of my personal ca”

      Former Client

    • “I was finally treated as if my case mattered.”

      Child Custody Client - Janet

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      Tiffany B.

    • “I was extremely pleased with the way I was treated by both Mr. Leavitt and his office people.”

      Divorce Client – T.H.

    • “He got the arrears wiped out and my drivers license reinstated.”

      Child Support Client – V.G.

    • “I was very happy with my alimony, child support, and custody arrangement.”

      Divorce Client – A.W.

    • “She makes us feel confident that we are being well represented.”

      Former Client

    • “He performed very well in court, and commanded the respect of the judges and opposing counsel.”

      Child Custody Client

    • “I felt like an actual person instead of just another number, they kept me in the loop at all times.”

      Sandi H.

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      Stacey

    • “They were clear with the law and fought hard so that my family was taken care of and treated fairly. Ben was my attorney but I never felt like I couldn't ask for assistance from Dennis or Frank. It is truly a family law office in more than one sense of the”

      Former Client

    • “I went into my divorce thinking I'd lose my kids and my house, but Ben helped me keep both.”

      Kyle

    • “They were always available to me for questions and advice, my children and I are most grateful for all of their help during this transitional time. They were clear with the law and fought hard so that my family was taken care of and treated fairly.”

      Jenny C.

    • “I was very pleased with the way my child custody case was handled by this office.”

      Child Custody Client - R.R.

    • “Money well spent!”

      Former Client

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