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Murfreesboro Child Support Attorney

Ensuring the Support Your Child Needs

A child deserves support from both parents – and a parent deserves support from the other parent of their child. Child support is an essential tool that ensures both parents make financial contributions to their child’s upbringing. Whether you are negotiating child support during divorce or as an unwed parent, we can help.

Mitchell E. Shannon, Attorney at Law is committed to finding solutions to child support disputes that respect the rights of both parents while protecting the child’s best interests. We understand how important this topic is to you and your family, and we want to help resolve the matter with relative ease. We strive to help our clients finalize child support orders outside of court, but we are always prepared to represent a parent in the courtroom when necessary.

Call (615) 235-6608 or contact us online to learn more about how our Murfreesboro child support attorney can help you with your case.

Tennessee Child Support Guidelines

Our state’s child support guidelines are intended to account for a wide variety of circumstances, but given the diversity between families, children, and family situations, the judge has relatively limited discretion to deviate from these guidelines.

Tennessee follows the income shares model, which means that the amount of child support a parent will be ordered to pay is calculated based on each parent’s total earnings and income. Though there are exceptions, most parents and attorneys will use the state’s child support calculator and worksheet to calculate payments. These tools consider each parent’s income, the number of children requiring support, and how often each parent has the children.

Depending on the circumstances, the courts may also consider:

  • The quality of life the child is used to
  • Any history of family violence
  • The child’s special needs, including education and medical needs
  • Either parent’s special needs or disability

Work with Mitchell E. Shannon, Attorney at Law

The help you need with your custody case is just a phone call away. Our team is honest and straightforward, always happy to maintain open communication with our clients. We take the time to get to know you so that we can provide personalized representation that has been tailored to your unique situation. Our Murfreesboro child support attorney is eager to help you find a favorable solution.

Call (615) 235-6608 now to request a free consultation with Mitchell E. Shannon, Attorney at Law.

What Sets Us Apart?

  • Work Directly With Your Attorney Every Step of the Way
  • Customized Strategy for Every Case
  • We Treat Our Clients Like Family
  • Over 800 Divorces Handled
  • Nearly Two Decades of Experience

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