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Child Support Attorney

Trusted Legal Guidance in Jacksonville

Child support plays a critical role in ensuring that your child has the financial care and support they need. From understanding support guidelines to enforcing existing agreements, Owenby Law, P.A. is here to help, no matter what side of the table you are on. When you need to take control of your future, get in touch with our team, and together, we can create a legal strategy tailored to your situation.

Once in place, agreements can only typically be modified if a substantial change in circumstance occurs directly affecting a parent’s ability to abide by its terms. With the best interests of your family on the line, you cannot afford to leave anything to chance. Our team can help you accurately document and communicate your family’s situation to maximize the chances of success.

Call (904) 240-4396 and speak with an attorney today!

Did You Know?

Unlike other types of debt, court-ordered child support payments cannot be discharged or forgiven during a bankruptcy.

Common Family Law Questions

  • How Long Will My Family Law Case Take?

    The length of a family law case depends on a number of factors and there may be no simple answer to this question. When all parties can reach agreements amicably, the process can be relatively quick. However, when agreements simply cannot be reach, litigation may be the only path forward, adding substantial time to the process.

  • Will My Case Need to Go to Court?

    While family law disputes can be intensely emotional events, when spouses are able to work together and reach agreements through mediation or arbitration, a courtroom battle may not be necessary. However, issues such as child custody, alimony, and the division of assets must be resolved before a divorce can be finalized. When partners simply cannot agree, litigation may be the only way forward. At Owenby Law, P.A., we are here to help you understand your legal options.

  • Do I Need to Hire a Family Law Attorney?

    The family law system can be tremendously complex, personal, and emotionally charged. You need a lawyer who will guide you through the legal system, ensuring your case goes as smoothly as possible. At Owenby Law, P.A., we help you reach a solution that is tailored to your family’s unique situation and goals. Your needs and interests will always come first, as we work diligently to help you reach the most desirable.

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  • Joy Owenby Owner & Managing Member

    Attorney Joy N. Owenby is a highly-rated, experienced family law attorney with the resources and skill required to tackle even the most complex cases. Before founding Owenby Law, P.A., she served as legal counsel for the state of Florida's Guardian Ad Litem Program. She was also a judicial intern for a family law judge in the 4th Judicial Circuit and a certified legal intern in the State Attorney’s Office Special Assault Division. Under her guidance, the team of attorneys at Owenby Law have handled thousands of cases.

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How is Child Support Calculated?

While the state provides guidelines for determining child support, each case is handled on an individual basis. There are numerous factors which can influence the final amount of support to be paid each month.
  • Net Income
  • Exmployment Expenses
  • Health Insurance
  • Financial Hardships
  • Tax Obligations
  • Other Support Obligations

We Treat You & Your Loved Ones Like Family, Not Case Numbers

Here are some reasons you can trust our firm with your family's future:
  • Compassionate Advocacy
  • Decades of Combined Experience
  • Personalized, Results-Oriented Representation
  • Thousands of Cases We Have Handled
  • There for You Through Each Stage of Your Case
  • Free 30-Minute Consultations
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