How doI file for custody and for a motionregarding child support arrears?

I have no knowledge of the paperwork that I need.

Asked on March 7, 2011 under Family Law, California

Answers:

M.D., Member, California and New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 9 years ago | Contributor

Depending on th ecircumstances, this can get complicated so you might want to speak to an attorney to help you with all of this.  However, you can also attempt this yourself.  You can find some starting information on custody here: http://www.courtinfo.ca.gov/selfhelp/family/custody/. And you can find information regarding child support at: http://www.courtinfo.ca.gov/selfhelp/family/support/


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