Paternity and Single Parents’ Attorneys in Franklin County/Union, MO

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Paternity and Single Parents’ Attorneys in Franklin County/Union, MO

Helping Franklin County Unmarried Parents in Paternity Matters

With out of wedlock birth rates near forty-percent nationwide, if you are an unmarried father or mother in Franklin County, Missouri, you will need legal representation if your relationship with the other parent fails. At Stange Law Firm, PC in Franklin County (Union), Missouri, we are dedicated to helping unwed parents.

We represent unmarried parents in matters involving:

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Franklin County/Union Paternity and Single Parents’ Attorney

Stange Law Firm, PC has represents numerous parents in custody, visitation and support matters. Stange Law Firm, PC understands the burdens and special concerns of unmarried parents and realizes that paternity cases next to divorces are the most common cases in family law.

Our firm has many attorneys that have won numerous awards in which you can see in their biographies on our webpage. Founding Partners, Kirk and Paola Stange were named “Rising Stars” by Missouri and Kansas Super Lawyer Magazine along with 3 other attorneys at the firm. Partner John Kershman is Lead Counsel Rated for Divorce and Family Law.

Stange Law Firm, PC will carefully review the facts and issues in your case to get you the best possible result. With regard to custody and child support:

Custody and visitation— Courts in Missouri by statute are to look to the “best interest” of the children. Stange Law Firm, PC represents unmarried fathers seeking to obtain custody and parenting time, as well as mothers wishing for financial assistance.

Child support— Our firm can represent you in child support hearings to determine whether a parent should be required to provide support or to modify an existing child support order.

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From our webpage, you can also read articles about family law, view informational videos, seminar videos, listen to our podcast, download our mobile application or view support calculators for Missouri and Illinois.

If you are going through a paternity case and you’re looking to hire an experienced family law attorney, or if you’re just wanting to learn more about child custody and child support laws in Kansas City, Missouri, our attorneys will be happy to assist you. Information about our Union Office is below:

Franklin County (Union), MO Office: 636-388-0700 Click to learn more about this location.

5 S. Oak St.Union, Missouri63084

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Our child custody practice focuses on protecting the wellbeing of children and the rights of parents. We handle issues such as:
Visitation
Often called parenting time, visitation is the amount of time a noncustodial parent spends with his or her child. We can handle a broad spectrum of visitation matters.
Creating a parenting plan
Getting visitation rights means drafting a parenting plan that works. We can help.
Relocation with a child
Courts have continuing jurisdiction over child custody and visitation orders. So, when a parent wants to move, it is usually necessary to get the court's permission first. Failure to do so can put your time with your child in jeopardy.
Enforcement of orders
If a parent fails to follow a child custody order, it may be possible to take him or her to court to enforce the order.
Contempt of court
If you are found to have repeatedly ignored a court order, you may be found in contempt of court.
Modification of orders:
When you need a court order changed, you can work with the experienced attorneys at Stange Law Firm, PC.
Custody Issues for Nonmarried Parents
Next to divorce actions, paternity cases (custody and support cases between unmarried parents) are among the most common cases in family law.
Parental Rights
Parents are often concerns about their parental rights, especially fathers in certain circumstances.
Family Access Motions
If you are being denied access to your children, you may want to consider a family access motion.
Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act
If you have jurisdictional issues involving your custody case, you will want an attorney familiar with the UCCJEA.
Custody Evaluations
If you have a complex custody case where psychological issues or abuse may be in play, you might want to consider a child custody evaluation
Hague Convention
If you are dealing with an international child custody dispute, and perhaps child abduction, knowing about the Hague Convention is often critical.
Third-Party Custody
If you are not the biological parents, in certain cases all may not be lost. You might have a right to third party custody in certain situations.
Fertility and Surrogacy
Fertility and surrogacy is a growing area of the law for those who want children.
Transportation
In some custody cases, parties might live far apart. This can result in difficult child custody cases with transportation at issue.

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