The family law attorneys at Woodward, Pires & Lombardo, P.A. are experienced in handling paternity matters regarding child support. Paternity law involves the legal recognition of a child’s biological father, typically established through genetic testing. For example, when a child’s paternity is in question, or denied by the father, the mother may file a paternity suit against the alleged father to obtain child support.
When Can Paternity Be Established?
Paternity can be established at any point after the child is born.