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Ability to Pay Child Support

Helping Parents Handle Child Support as Their Situations Change

Through no fault of their own, many people find themselves in a situation where they cannot make their child support or alimony payments. Maybe it is the loss of a job. Or maybe it is poor health. Perhaps this describes you.

If you cannot pay your child support or alimony obligations, talk to us now. Contact the attorneys at the Law Office of Steven P. Monaghan, LLC today to get started!

Don't Risk Incarceration: Attend an "Ability to Pay Hearing"

Even though it is impossible for you to meet your financial obligations, this will not stop the probation department or your former spouse from enforcing your child support and alimony obligations. As a result, you may be incarcerated.

Don't risk the real possibility of incarceration. Take the first step in protecting yourself by asking the court for an "ability to pay hearing." During this hearing you will have the opportunity to present evidence and testimony proving you cannot pay support and that your failure to pay is not intentional.

If you are successful at this hearing, the court should stay enforcement of the order to pay support so that you are not incarcerated.

Facing Possible Incarceration for Failure to Pay? Call Us Now.

If you cannot make your support payments, call us now, before you face incarceration. We have over six decades of combined experience and can help you. Contact the Monmouth County child support lawyers at the Law Office of Steven P. Monaghan, LLC!

Call (732) 624-6343 now to schedule your free consultation.

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