Child Custody and Support in Mason City

Mason City Family Law Attorney

Many divorcing couples cannot reach agreeable terms regarding child custody and support without appearing in court and having family law attorneys represent their case. At McGuire Law, PLC our Mason City family lawyers can assist with a multitude of family law-related problems including child custody and support.

Schedule your case evaluation with our firm by calling (641) 812-2041 today!

Experienced Child Custody and Support Assistance

We understand you want what is best for your child and it is our job to ensure you and your children's best interests are protected during your divorce proceeding. We have more than 40 years of family law experience and have assisted couples facing even the most complicated divorce proceedings. Our firm takes child custody and support issues extremely seriously, as we know the outcome of said issues can affect not only the rest of your life, but your children's lives as well.

While you may want full custody of your children, it is important for you to realize in a majority of cases, children benefit from having a relationship with both parents. Our team can work closely with you to ensure your children spend enough time with each parent so that it is beneficial to the entire family. We also strive to ensure the child custody solution we reach will be approved by the family courts so you and your children do not have to endure any further lengthy court appearances.

Factors Considered in a Child Support Case

As for child support, a number of factors are reviewed by the court to determine the amount that needs to be paid by either one or each parent to support their family.

Said factors include:

  • Educational Expenses
  • Childcare Expenses
  • Medical Expenses
  • Ages of Your Children
  • How Many Children Require Support
  • The Earning Potential of Each Spouse

Our Mason City child support lawyers can help you and your spouse reach an agreeable amount of child support, as well as help you adjust the amount of child support in the future if any financial problems should arise. If your ex-spouse fails to pay child support, we can help you challenge to collect any back-amount owed.

Obtain the Help You Deserve

Divorce can be emotionally and financially draining, but it doesn't have to ruin your life. Let the family law attorneys at McGuire Law, PLC help you throughout your divorce to ensure you and your family receive the best possible outcome. From child custody and support to domestic violence issues, nothing related to family law is too complex for our team to handle.

Please contact our office today to schedule an appointment or fill out a free case evaluation via our website. We look forward to helping you get a fresh start after your family law proceedings.