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Guardianship and Custody

We do not carry documents for custody or guardianship at this time. To access our custody resources, please take a look at our Family and Children help Read more...

Power of Attorney for Child

A Power of Attorney for Minor Children can be used by a parent, or guardian, to assign their rights and responsibilities to their minor child(ren) for a Read more...

Collecting Child Support

Arranging and collecting child support from your ex-spouse can be stressful, but there are actionable measures you can take to set up child support and Read more...

Do you have children or would you like to provide for future children in this Will?

In order to automatically include future children in the class of beneficiaries under the Will, it is advisable to include a provision to that effect. Read more...

Claiming Dependents on Your Taxes

You can claim a dependent for a person who is a qualifying child or a qualifying relative. A qualifying relative can't be a qualifying child.  Read more...

How Do I Provide for My Children In My Will?

You may wish to create a minor children’s trust to provide for the possibility that your spouse will not survive your death, or to provide for the Read more...

Why Should I Name a Guardian for My Children In My Will?

Naming a guardian in your last will and testament helps ensure that your preferred choice is appointed for your children. Read more...

How Does Divorce Affect Child Health Insurance?

What if Neither Spouse Has Group Coverage? If neither you nor your spouse has access to group coverage than you’ll need to agree how you’ll be Read more...

Calculating Child Support

Child Support payment calculations are complex, taking into account factors... To learn more, please click here.  Read more...

Applying for an Adopted Child's Citizenship

Generally, any child who immigrates to the U.S. as the adoptee of a U.S. citizen automatically becomes a U.S. citizen if the adoption is completed before Read more...

How Do I Include a Minor Child’s Trust in My Will?

A minor children’s trust is included as part of your last will. Or if you use a living trust arrangement instead of a will, it can be included as Read more...

Duties of a Health Care Proxy or Agent

The terms `proxy,` `agent,` `attorney-in-fact,` `surrogate,` and `representative` all refer to an individual designated by a Living Will or other Advance Read more...