CHILD CUSTODY & SUPPORT
At Snyder & Wiles, PC, we understand the complexity of the Pennsylvania child custody and support system. We have been providing representation and legal advice to clients in matters related to visitation, custody, and support for many years.
In addition to developing initial custody and support agreements, our Attorneys are skilled at filing petitions for modification of custody and support orders. We are creative and experienced in having existing orders enforced when support is not paid in a timely manner or when visitation is denied. Contact our Attorneys at Snyder & Wiles, PC. They know that matters related to support and custody are often the most contentious aspect of a divorce. Let them put their extensive knowledge of and experience with the legal system to work for you.
Nothing is more important than your family. You want to do what is best for the people you love, and we will too.
Custody arrangements can vary significantly, depending on the parents’ situation and the needs of the children. The trend has been a toward an equalization of time between parents in terms of visitation, or what is known as joint physical custody. Other variations on custody include joint legal custody, where the parents share all decisions concerning the welfare of the child. Petitions for partial physical custody or visitation are often needed when the other party is controlling when and how long you see your child for. In all these custody arrangements, it is critical that an attorney help develop petitions and filings to ensure that your interests and those of your child are fully considered.
Pennsylvania child support guidelines change every four years. Generally, they are based on the parties’ incomes, as defined by income thresholds. In addition, the amount of time the child spends with each parent is considered if over 40% of the nights, as well as other aspects of the custody order, such as which parent pays for health insurance and other essentials. Navigating the support guidelines requires the guidance and advice of an experienced child support attorney.
Our Lehigh Valley attorneys provide skilled assistance in all matters related to child custody and child support. In addition, we help develop formal, and legally enforceable visitation schedules for grandparents active in a child’s life. Whether you live in Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton, Macungie, Fogelsville, Bangor or even Jim Thorpe, Snyder & Wiles, PC services parents in need of Child Custody and Support in all counties in the Lehigh Valley.
Lehigh Valley Child Custody and Support Attorneys are sensitive to parental rights, the needs of the children, and the best interests of our clients. When it comes time to take action, you need to be comfortable with the advice you receive is essential. Contact Snyder & Wiles, PC for a consultation regarding your family law matters, which includes divorce, custody, child support and spousal support. 610-391-9500.
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