Wellesley Family Lawyer
What Are My Rights as a Father?
Fathers face numerous obstacles when it comes to asserting their rights
with regards to
paternity, and other family law matters. It is for that reason that
Saponaro Barach Bingham LLP can assist you with establishing paternity and acting as your advocate.
You should know what you are entitled to receive, as well as what critical
decisions and plans in which you should be involved.
Sometimes, the decisions made by your ex or the other parent may be contrary
to your wishes. You have rights and responsibilities are, and we can advise
you on these so that you can take pride in caring for your child.
Asserting a Father's Legal Rights
The courts have traditionally favored the mother when it comes to child
custody or child support. Although this mindset has changed somewhat in
recent years, fathers are often still discounted in several ways. The
first step is to establish paternity to verify that you are the child’s
Once paternity has been established, you are entitled to the following:
- Custody and visitation rights
- The right to contest or petition for the relocation of your child
- The right to modify child custody, child support, and other terms if there
are changes in life circumstances
- The responsibility of providing emotional as well as financial assistance
for the children
We know that you face numerous issues that might be discouraging. Your
rights as a father are essential in ensuring that your child is looked
after and receiving the right amount of support. Our
Wellesley family law attorneys can assist you if you believe your case is not given enough care or consideration.
Saponaro Barach Bingham LLP are your advocates at this time, no matter how difficult the matter you
may be facing.
Call Us Now at (888) 209-7080!
As there are many processes involved with your case. We can sit down with
you to discuss all of the details concerning your case and keep you informed
about your various options for moving forward. Rest assured—we work
tirelessly for clients and go above and beyond.
To request your personalized case consultation, please give us a call or
fill out our
online case evaluation form.