Determining paternity of a child is crucial to establishing child custody and child support. Not only does paternity establish who has legal and social responsibility for a child, but it also gives a complete picture of a child’s medical history. Additionally, paternity may help create a bond between a father and a child that might not otherwise exist. When the question of paternity comes into play, Stoffel Law, LLC can help you establish and defend the crucial legal answers on parenthood.
How can Stoffel Law, LLC help with your paternity case?
Stoffel Law, LLC is committed to helping both mothers and fathers resolve family law cases relating to paternity and other various issues such as:
Why Stoffel Law, LLC?
Conflict involving paternity can be emotional and the determinations are critical for protecting the future of both the child and the parents. If you are trying to establish paternity, you need a family lawyer that is experienced and empathetic. Stoffel Law, LLC’s family lawyer, Bryan Stoffel, understands the proper procedures that must be followed in establishing paternity and in creating the all-important bond between a father and his child.
How to determine paternity
Establishing fatherhood is a critical part of determining child support, as well as custody and parenting time in accordance with the Indiana state guidelines. Whether you are a mother or a father looking to deny, defend, or determine fatherhood, a paternity petition must first be filed and a DNA blood test will most likely be required. Bryan understands how important the results of these cases are and makes it a priority to ensure that all the legal details are handled quickly and effectively.
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