HOW IS CHILD SUPPORT CALCULATED IN VIRGINIA? When parents of minor children decide to separate, one of their first questions is how much child support they will pay or receive. Child support is calculated using a Virginia state standard worksheet. There are several factors that impact and determine child support: Parent’s incomes. The gross monthly …

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HOW DOES CHILD SUPPORT WORK IN VIRGINIA? Few words strike as much dread in the hearts of men than these two: child support. But you do not need to fear, The Hopkins Law Firm is here! Here are the answers to the child support questions we are most frequently asked by potential clients: What does …

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MY CHILD HAS BEEN ASSIGNED A GUARDIAN AD LITEM, WHAT DOES THIS MEAN? A Guardian Ad Litem being assigned to your family’s custody matter can sound intimidating initially, but know that it is not necessarily a bad thing. This article will discuss the most commonly asked questions about Guardian Ad Litems in custody cases in Virginia. Who …

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SHOULD I WAIT UNTIL MY CHILDREN ARE 18 TO GET DIVORCED? When minor children are involved in a divorce, custody and visitation tends to be the biggest concern of the parties, especially when circumstances are not amicable. It may be tempting to wait until your children legally emancipate to avoid involving custody and visitation in …

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NEWBORN BABY CUSTODY IN VIRGINIA If parties to a divorce have a recently born baby, custody will look quite different than the average custodial arrangement parents of older children have. What should separating parents with a new baby expect? Let’s discuss: Primary Custodian Similar to the custody of older children, custodial arrangements for a new …

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HOW DO I DRESS FOR COURT IN VIRGINIA? Legal matters can be incredibly stressful depending upon the circumstances, often making your wardrobe the least of your concerns. This article will help you choose the right outfit. What to Wear When choosing your court room outfit, keep the following tips in mind: Dress like you are …

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