When to Seek a Post Decree Modification of Child Support - Louisville

When is it Appropriate to Seek a Post Decree Modification of Child Support in Louisville?

When is it appropriate for a parent to seek a post decree modification of child support in Louisville?  Our Family Courts are far too busy to hear every potential child support or child custody modification case.  Our Family Courts have established requirements which must be met prior to the filing of a post decree modification of child support.  There is …

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Does Child Support Have to Follow Kentucky Guidelines in a Louisville Divorce

As experienced Louisville and Jefferson County divorce and family law attorneys who have appeared before local courts for decades, we are often asked “Does child support have to follow Kentucky Guidelines in a Louisville divorce?” The answer to the Court’s flexibility to allow a deviation in guideline child support calculations can be both “yes” and “no.” It actually depends upon …

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Issues to Consider When One of the Spouses Moves Out During a Divorce in Louisville or Jefferson County

Couples preparing for divorce are no longer required by law to physically separate in order to establish the date of separation. Many still choose to do so. What are the issues to consider when one of the spouses moves out during a divorce? Moving out of the family home before the separation agreement is completed and signed by both parties …

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Child Support Negotiations During a Divorce in Louisville

The attorneys at Dodd & Dodd have represented clients in Louisville and Jefferson County before our Family Courts for decades. This extensive experience in decades of family law mediation inform and increase our effectiveness in child support negotiations during a divorce in Louisville. Child support discussions must begin with standard calculations contained within Kentucky’s child support guideline calculator. Once the …