The “wishes of the child” is just one of the factors that the court will consider. A child’s voice can be heard, but it is not up to the child.
When a divorced parent enters into a second marriage or cohabitation arrangement, the question often arises whether or not the new spouse or cohabitant’s income is relevant for calculating a new child support amount.
State Bar of Arizona Certified Family Law Specialist Daniel J. Siegel, P.C. provides an array of family law services for Arizona residents, including: Divorce Child Support Legal Decision-Making (formerly known as) Child Custody Spousal Maintenance Alimony Paternity Premarital Agreements Post-Marital Agreements