Child Support Honored Among the Top Trial Lawyers in the Country

Dallas Child Support Attorneys

How Is Child Support Determined In Texas?

In Texas there is what is known as “child support guidelines” which calculate the amount which typically should be paid based on the income of the noncustodial parent. However, in certain situations the Court could deem the guidelines to be inappropriate for a given case and award support much higher or much lower than the guidelines would otherwise suggest.

At Hernandez & Baggett, PLLC, we find there are few issues in the area of divorce and custody that are more contentious than that of child support. Who is going to pay it? How much are they going to be paid? How is it going to be paid? It is not unusual for an agreement or settlement to fall apart because the parents cannot agree on the amount of child support that should be paid.

Let our Dallas child support attorneys be your guides through challenging issues. Call (214) 855-7771 or contact us online.

Types of Support Orders

It should be expected, except under rare circumstances, that some amount of child support is going to be paid by the non-custodial parent to the custodial parent in every custody matter filed in the State of Texas.

In addition to the standard issue of child support that is common in every case, there are the additional issues of:

  • Supplemental child support
  • Retroactive child support
  • Medical child support

Whether you are the parent receiving child support or the parent required to pay child support, it is important that you understand your rights and the law as it pertains to your particular situation.

To learn more, discuss your unique situation with our Dallas child support lawyers at Hernandez & Baggett, PLLC. Contact our firm today.

What Sets Us Apart?

  • Free Case Consultations
  • Team Approach to Handling Cases
  • 40 Years of Experience
  • Tenacious Trial Attorneys
Get to Know Our Attorneys

What Clients Are Saying About Us

    Unstoppable duo! The resilience of these two lawyers is unbeatable!

    “I always try to make sure that everyone knows how stellar Hernandez & Baggett Law Firm is and how they operate for their client with 100% clarity and precision!”

    - Felix B
    You won't regret using this firm!

    “"Wow" is all I can say! So happy with the wonderful service from Shea and his team. The communication was a plus. They always kept me informed and returned calls in a timely manner. He got the job ...”

    - Adrienne E.
    When your freedom, money, and good name comes into question, I highly recommend Hernandez & Baggett.

    “The thing that sets this law firm apart from others is how clearly and respectfully they explain your options, it is the kind of wisdom that comes with experience. They have always quickly kept me informed and replied to my calls.”

    - Corey R.
    They got me the final result that I was looking for. I would highly recommend them to anyone!

    “I had a great experience with them! They helped me understand all my options and make the best choice for me.”

    - Karlee D.
    Everything was handled in the most professional and optimistic manner!

    “Right away, I knew I was in great hands. I was kept informed every step of the way. Shea is really a blessing and the whole firm is definitely dependable! I would recommend them first!”

    - Maurice W.

Get Started With a Free Consultation Today

  • Please enter your first name.
  • Please enter your last name.
  • Please enter your phone number.
    This isn't a valid phone number.
  • Please enter your email address.
    This isn't a valid email address.
  • Please make a selection.
  • Please enter a message.
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Dallas Trial lawyers Associates
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Texas Bar
  • Avvo 10.0 Personal Injury
  • Avvo 10.0 Car Accidents
  • Avvo 10.0 Criminal Defense
  • Avvo 10.0 DUI