Legal Question in Family Law in Georgia

If it says to pay a certain amount a month and you sign the agreement. Can it be changed. Lowered??? Child support. Also never saw the child support worksheet when getting the divorce as well

Asked on 8/24/13, 12:38 pm

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Glen Ashman Ashman Law Office
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The answer is the same as the last time you posted this. (Modifications can be sought two years after an order IF there is a significant change in financial circumstances).

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Answered on 8/24/13, 1:01 pm
Tahira Piraino Tahira P. Piraino
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A modification can be brought at any time after a divorce. After that, there is a wait of two years from the last modification. Several factors play into a modification. I would suggest you have it reviewed by an attorney. I have had clients come in after the fact who attempted a modification on their own with the "court forms" only to have it increased. As to you not seeing the worksheet, I assume you didn't have an attorney, otherwise you would have seen the worksheet. I would not do anything without speaking with an attorney.

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Answered on 8/24/13, 3:15 pm

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