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Child and Spousal Support: Back to the Basics

The case law, procedure and local practice that will determine support for your client

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On-Demand Video

---------- CLE 3 sub/0 eth PRICE Regular: $249.00
New Attorney: $125.00
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Dive into a “how to” that will leave you feeling capable and confident.

Are you a new lawyer? Experienced but looking for a refresher? Have you recently changed practice areas? Gone solo? Decided to diversify your practice? This course will take you from A to Z on handling both spousal and child support cases. 

Fortify your practice.

You will receive a complete case law and legislative update--from what’s passed to what’s pending. These are the decisions that will shape your practice—streamline your own research here!

Understand the calculations that determine support.

It’s a numbers game, and so many factors come into play when determining support obligations/deviations. The panel will explain:

  • The rules and guidelines
  • Child support schedule and formula
  • Additional expenses
  • Multiple families
  • Spousal support and alimony pendente lite
  • Deviation

Learn the rules and procedures that govern a support proceeding.

No guess work here; there’s a process behind the practice, and this panel will walk you through it, step-by-step. Understand the relevant rules and procedures at play.  Learn how to combine Federal and State responsibilities to ensure the best possible outcome for your client.

Program Agenda

Welcome and Introduction

What’s the Law?

Definition of Income for Support Purposes

Determination of Basic Child Support and Spousal Support Obligations/Deviations

High Income Cases

Procedure and Local Practice


All attendees will receive the course book as a digital download. A printed copy of the course book is available, at a discount to attendees, for $40. Additional copies are available at full price. If you wish to purchase the printed version of the course book, please call PBI Customer Service at 800-932-4637. Printed versions of the course book will not be distributed at the course; please allow up to two weeks after the program for the printed versions of the course book to be shipped.

Recorded in September 2021.

Practice Areas


Anthony M. Hoover Esq. Levin Hoover Family Law Firm
Jeff R. Lawrence Esq. Cumberland County Domestic Relations Section
Hillary J. Moonay Esq. Obermayer Rebmann Maxwell & Hippel LLP (Doylestown)
Sophia P. Paul Esq. Lieber Hammer Huber & Paul PC
Gerald L. Shoemaker Jr., Esq. Hangley Aronchick Segal Pudlin & Schiller (Plymouth Meeting)
Faculty may vary by location.
PBI reserves the right to substitute speakers at all programs.
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