Many people have faced a job loss or reduction in income due the coronavirus pandemic. In such a case it might be difficult for an ex-spouse paying alimony or a parent sending child support to keep up with their obligation. As these orders are based on the financial circumstances that existed at the time they were entered, modifications are granted when there is a substantial change in circumstances.
Whether you’re making or receiving payments, the current economic upheaval might have you wondering about the future of your child support and/or alimony terms. If so, here are some actions that might help you get a handle on the situation:
Whether you need a court order, or just need advice, this firm can offer you counsel. We can assess your current financial situation so you can make an informed decision about modifying your alimony or child support order, or contesting a change proposed by your former partner.
Law Office of Joan Berry Nassar, P.A. handles a wide range of family matters, such as modifications to alimony and child support orders. Please call 321-405-0042 or contact the firm online to set up a meeting with a qualified attorney.