Enforcement of Child Support Court Orders in Arizona
After your divorce or family law matter is settled and issues of child custody, visitation rights and other issues have been finalized by the court, both parties are legally obligated to follow the court orders. Unfortunately, these orders are not always followed or followed correctly, especially when it comes to child support. Child support enforcement is important for parents and their children.
If you are not receiving child support payments, it is important to have an experienced attorney on your side. At The Baker Law Firm, LLC in Phoenix, Arizona, our family lawyers can help you protect your rights through child support enforcement actions. We can also help fathers who are being threatened with legal action due to allegations of unpaid child support.
Learn more about child support enforcement hearings in Arizona by talking with us at The Baker Law Firm, LLC and getting honest answers to your questions. Call to schedule an initial consultation at 602-842-0359.
Child Support Enforcement Actions
There are many options that the court has in order to recover past child support payments from parents who are not complying with court orders. These options may include:
- Garnishment of wages
- Bank account and asset seizure
- Restriction of driving privileges
- Criminal penalties, including arrests and imprisonment
Contempt charges and child support enforcement actions can also affect visitation rights and child custody for parents who are not complying with divorce orders.
Get the Help You Deserve
When the other parent or your ex-spouse is not following the terms set out in your court orders, it is important to hold him or her accountable. Talk with a child support lawyer about your rights. Contact The Baker Law Firm, LLC to discuss your situation with us and to get help with your court order. Call our Phoenix office for an appointment at 602-842-0359.