Spousal Support Modification in Fresno
After a divorce agreement has been officially established and approved by the court, either party may need to modify the existing spousal support order. It is no surprise that people's lives continue to change and financial situations may constantly be affected by those changes. If you or your ex-spouse has experienced a change in income either positively or negatively, a Fresno divorce lawyer from my firm can help you alter the existing order. I can help you determine whether you are eligible to modify the terms of the existing support arrangement.
Can Spousal Support Be Modified?
If you need to modify a spousal support arrangement or oppose your spouse's attempt for modification, you can petition the court. At the Law Office of Zeppy Attashian, PC. , I can provide you with the necessary resources to have your voice heard and your rights protected. I have the knowledge to successfully protect your interests throughout this process. The court will not likely grant the request for spousal support unless it is absolutely necessary. Spousal support modifications can be requested as a response to a significant change in ones' circumstances. This can include a loss of job or the promotion of your spouse.
The modification of spousal support agreement post-divorce can be a complex legal situation to all involved. As a Fresno spousal support lawyer, I am devoted to each of my clients even after a divorce has successfully been established. After your divorce, I can review the details of your change that will be your basis for the petition of modification to assess the validity of the case. My goal is to provide you with a solid understanding of how your case will likely pan out. Modifications of spousal support can be complex for all involved.
Contact my firm today for the legal guidance you and your family needs!