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San Bernardino Paternity Lawyer

Determining Paternity in California

When it comes to establishing paternity, it can seem like a very complex and overwhelming process. The good news is that you do not have to navigate this time on your own. Family Law Advocacy Group, can help you work through your paternity concerns and resolve your case in a favorable manner.

Family Law Advocacy Group are dedicated to providing compassionate and reliable support. When you work with our firm, you can be confident knowing we put your best interests first. We understand the complexities of paternity matters and can use our legal knowledge to help you maneuver through this time.

Why Does Paternity Matter?

Establishing the biological relationship between a child and their father is crucial and can play into a majority of family law disputes. Issues like child custody, visitation, child support, and even parental rights will all be affected by paternity matters. Typically, paternity is originally established at a child's birth, where the husband is assumed to be the father and the wife is assumed to be the mother. However, if a couple wasn't married or considered domestic partners at that time, they may have to take additional steps to prove paternity, such as obtaining a court order or signing a Declaration of Paternity.

Why is it important to take these steps? There are many benefits:

  • Child will receive financial support from both parents
  • Legal record and identification of both parents
  • Eliminates questions or doubts for child
  • Provides access to family medical records for health reasons
  • Gives the child health insurance from either parent
  • Provide the non-custodial parent custody and visitation rights

The court will still need to make orders for certain provisions, which is just another reason why having a San Bernardino divorce lawyer by your side during this time is so imperative. If you are concerned about establishing paternity or need to obtain child support from a father, be sure to reach out to us for legal guidance.

Take the time to reach out to our firm by calling (909) 344-5704.

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  • They are very confident attorneys despite the complexity of the case and show up READY!

    “Family Law Advocacy Group are true professionals! They were quick to prepare on such short notice; organized, punctual and calm under pressure. They have equal amounts of empathy as they do fight.”

    Sari De La Cerra

  • Family Law Advocacy Group has been a godsend and I can't thank them enough for all that they've done.

    “I know how difficult it is to find a new attorney to handle such personal matters in your life so I feel fortunate to have engaged them.”

    J Kim

  • Family Law Advocacy Group provides some of the best law services around.

    “My attorney is responsive, thorough, and made sure I had complete understanding of my options. And, to those whom are reading this, don't go to court without him. And for those who find themselves at the opposite table of Family Law Advocacy Group, PRAY...”

    Darrel Gomez

  • They will work until they get the best outcome for your case.

    “They are very caring, compassionate and understanding. Family Law Advocacy Group puts themselves in your shoes. If I could give more than 5 stars I would!”

    Briana Gastelum

  • I am so grateful to have found someone who takes interest in their clients and cares.

    “Family Law Advocacy Group has some of the few attorneys who are very attentive to detail and what is in the best interest of their clients.”

    Rachel Bello

Why Work With
Aruna P. Rodrigo?

  • More Than 10 Years of Legal Experience
  • Selected to Super Lawyers®
  • Personalized, Client-Centered Approach
  • Outstanding Legal & Negotiating Skills
  • Specifically Focused on Family Law & Estate Planning