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How to Establish Paternity of Your Child

Establishing the paternity of a child is important for many reasons. For starters, it allows the father of the child to enjoy the rights that belong to him. A paternity petition is also necessary to resolve issues regarding child custody and visitation. Paternity simply pertains to the legal status of a father to his child. There are three ways to be considered the father of the child: acknowledgment, adjudication and presumption.  If a [...]

2018-04-30T21:32:52+00:00 Paternity Lawyers|

Where to Get Child Support Services in New Mexico

If you want to ensure that your children have access to everything they need to live comfortably after a going through a divorce, then you must request for child support. Child support services are available in New Mexico and it assures you that the judge’s order is enforced. Take the first step to protect the rights of your children today. To be eligible for child support, a parent has to secure an order [...]

2018-04-24T01:13:03+00:00 Child Support Lawyers|

How to Request for Child Relocation in New Mexico

Generally speaking, a parent with the custody of a child has to request for permission from the other parent or the court if he or she wants to take a child on a short trip or to move permanently out of New Mexico. Remember that child relocation without due process deprives the other parent of his custodial or visitation rights and the court doesn’t allow that. If you want to permanently move away [...]

How to File for a Child Custody Case

If you and your spouse decide to get a divorce, it will be the court to decide where the child should live and how much time he or she should spend with the other parent. These are the things discussed during a child custody hearing. The court is tasked to decide the best interests of the child. The judge will consider a lot of things before enforcing a child custody order. The wishes [...]

2018-04-24T01:07:05+00:00 Child Custody Lawyers|

What Happens in a Divorce Mediation Process?

If you have been a resident of New Mexico for at least six months, then you are eligible to file for a no-fault divorce in the state court. Regardless what your reason for divorce is, the process always starts with divorce mediation. You can always get dedicated divorce services from a trusted family lawyer. Usually, a divorce mediator is also divorce lawyer who serves as the neutral third party to the agreement proceedings. [...]

Handling Family Law Professionally

Sometimes it seems like the words family and law just don’t belong together. A family revolves around love, and cold technicalities should never enter the picture. However, sometimes things don’t exactly turn out as planned, and that’s when you need a good family law attorney.  Advocates New Mexico is the family law office that gives you professional and sensitive legal support to help you through the hard times, and work to get you [...]

2018-04-24T00:59:54+00:00 Family Law Lawyers|

Child Custody Lawyers and How They Can Help

Family law cases are often painful, but perhaps none more so than when a child is involved. Cases involving child custody can often confuse and upset children, and require delicate handling so that the child is left with the most loving and beneficial arrangement. Good child custody lawyers know how important the outcome of the child is to parents, and at Advocates New Mexico, we work to make sure the child is left [...]

2018-04-24T00:56:31+00:00 Child Custody Lawyers|

A Child Custody Lawyer That Understands

Of all the family law issues, child custody is one of the most sensitive. Typically, both parents have the child’s best interests at heart, but often the mere disruption of the child’s daily life is enough to take a toll. When a child custody lawyer is needed, you want someone who understands the delicacy of the situation. At Advocates New Mexico, we have extensive experience with child custody cases, and we know that [...]

2018-04-24T00:53:50+00:00 Child Custody Lawyers|

Hiring a Good Family Law Attorney

When it comes to family law, you want a family law attorney that will advise you legally, support you emotionally, and has the expertise to get the results you want. At Advocates New Mexico, we know that the job of a family law attorney is multifaceted, which is why we make sure we have the wide range of skills and knowledge to provide the best possible outcome for every family we serve. At [...]

2018-04-24T00:50:39+00:00 Family Law Lawyers|

Get the Child Support Your Child Deserves

Children are a big responsibility. As a parent, you need to make sure your child is well provided for, and that means emotionally, physically, and financially, and in order to do that it requires a big commitment from both parents. When it comes to issues of child support, Advocates New Mexico knows the rights of the parents and the financial responsibilities required of each of them. Our attorney will sit down with you [...]

2018-04-24T00:47:41+00:00 Child Support Lawyers|