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How Can We Help You With
Your Child Support Case?

DuPage County Child Support Lawyers

Skilled Attorneys Serving Illinois

Child support is often one of the most contentious areas of a divorce. It can become exceedingly complex when one parent has a significantly higher income than the other, or when one parent was not working during the marriage. It is important to make sure you and your children are well-protected.

The Law Office of David A. King, P.C. provides highly skilled counsel for child support matters in Oak Brook and the surrounding cities in DuPage, Cook, Kane and Will counties. With well over 20 years in practice, we understand what it takes to effectively represent married, divorcing, and unmarried parents in these important matters. Our DuPage County child support attorneys will work closely with you to make sure you are prepared and supported through every step of the process.

Contact us to schedule a consultation: (630) 504-0003. We serve throughout DuPage, Cook, Kane and Will Counties.

Major Changes to Illinois Child Support Calculations

In July 2017, a change went into effect in Illinois law redefining how child support payments are calculated. Prior to this change, the amount of child support was based on a percentage of the nonresidential parent's income and the number of children.

Under the new law, both parents' incomes will be taken into account using tables provided by the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services. These tables will specify the amount of money that would typically be spent to care for children based on parents' combined net income, and each parent will be responsible for a certain share of that amount, depending on the percentage they contribute to the combined income. Parents' individual amounts of parental responsibility and parenting time with their children will also be considered.

In some cases, the court may deviate from child support guidelines. The court may take the following into account when making custom child support arrangements:

  • The finances of the custodial parent and the non-custodial parent;
  • The standard of living the child would experience if the parents were married; and
  • The child’s emotional, physical, and educational needs.

Talk to a DuPage County Child Support Attorney

If you are in need of legal representation or guidance in a matter involving child support, contact the Law Office of David A. King, P.C. Our DuPage County child support lawyers are ready to help. Contact our offices to schedule a consultation to discuss your needs and concerns.

Contact the Law Office of David A. King. P.C. at (630) 504-0003 today to get started.

  • Premier 100 Trial Attorneys in State of Illinois – 2016
  • The Lawyers of Distinction Member – 2016
  • Martindale Client Distinction Award 2012 - 2016
  • Avvo 10.0 Superb Attorney Rating
  • Super Lawyers Selection 2005 - 2006
  • Leading Lawyers Network 2005 - 2017
  • Top 100 Lawyers - 2017
  • Top 100 Family Lawyers 2014 - 2016
  • Nationally Ranked Top 10 Attorney Award 2014 - 2016
  • 10 Best – American Institute of Family Law Attorneys 2014 - 2017

Work With a Top-Rated Attorney

  • Nearly 25 Years of Experience Working Exclusively in Family Law
  • Access To Your Attorney When Needed – Including Having Your Attorney’s Private Cell Phone Number
  • Experienced and Professional Staff Who Treat You With Respect and Courtesy
  • Boutique Law Firm Providing Clients With The Attention And Focus Their Case Deserves

Hear From the Other
Families We've Helped

  • He and his team explained everything clearly to me and kept me updated.

    “Dave and his team are responsible and friendly. I interviewed 10 lawyers and chose him in the end. If you search for his information online, you will find that he was voted to be Top 10 lawyer in IL.”

    Liang Cheng

  • Great team work!

    “David King is a great attorney! David and Laura helped me every step of the way with my case. I am glad I had them on my side.”


  • He kept me informed throughout the process.

    “Having never appeared in court before, I found myself overwhelmed and having Mr. King there with me made the experience so much easier. I felt very confident in his knowledge and abilities. I am thankful I was referred to him.”


  • Highly knowledgeable and effective.

    “David gave great counsel and guidance during an extremely difficult time. His advice was always focused on what was best for my family. I am extremely grateful for his services and how ultimately everything worked out.”


  • Immediately upon meeting him I knew that he was the right lawyer for me.

    “David sincerely listened to the background surrounding my case and knew the law extremely well, explaining everything to me in a way that I understood. Thank you for everything you've done for me!”