Click to call 602-254-8880 24/7 Click Here for Free Consultation

Court Orders Ex-spouse to Pay Our Client’s Attorney Fees

In the spring of 2007, Mrs. A retained the Cantor Law Group based upon a personal referral from another prominent local attorney. Mrs. A was having issues with her ex husband’s parenting time, drug use, failure to pay medical expenses, and failure to pay child support. At the beginning of the case, Mrs. A was owed approximately $45,000 in back child support and another $6,000 in past due medical expenses from her ex-husband.

Over the course of two hearings, our attorney received a $20,000 payment from the opposing party after he was incarcerated pursuant to our request citing Arizona Revised Statute 25-502(1), (which I refer to as the “Dead Beat Dad” statute) which allows the Court to set “purge” amounts and arrest warrants. Mrs. A. was awarded a judgment for 100% of her attorney’s fees and 100% of the past due medical expenses. The Court also awarded Mrs. A the parenting time she requested and ordered Father to drug test. In an effort to prevent future payment issues, our attorney requested an received a Court order that should Father fail to pay on time in the future, he will be incarcerated and won’t be released until he pays all remaining arrearages.

If you are in a similar situation where your ex-spouse is not paying what they owe, then click on contact us or call the Cantor Law Group to set an appointment today! Remember, we can often get the Court to order your ex-spouse to pay our attorney’s fees!

Click Here for Free ConsultationComparison Questions to Ask when Hiring a Lawyer

Request a Free Consultation

Fill out the form below to recieve a free and confidential intial consultation.

Click here for important legal disclaimer.

ASSOCIATIONS



Better Business Bureau
A+ Rating


Member Since 1989
American Bar Association


Superior DUI Attorney
American Bar Association


Top Valley Lawyer
North Valley Magazine


Life Member
Arizona Attorneys forCriminal Justice


Member
American Association for Justice


Sustaining Member
Arizona Trial Lawyers Association


Fellow Member
American Bar Foundation


Lifetime Charter Member
Best Attorneys of America


Member
DUI Defense Lawyers Association


Charter Member
Trial Masters


Top 10 Attorney
National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys


Member
National College forDUI Defense


Top 10 DUI/DWI Law Firm
American Institute of DUI / DWI Attorneys


Top 100 Lawyer
American Society of Legal Advocates


Client Satisfaction Award
American Institute of DUI / DWI Attorneys


Top 100 Trial Lawyers
(Criminal Defense)

American Trial Lawyers Association


Super Lawyer
Criminal & DUI Defense


Nation's Top 1% Attorney
National Association of Distinguished Counsel


AV-Highest Rated Preeminent Lawyers
Martindale-Hubbell