Grovetown, GA asked in Family Law for Georgia

Q: If a man finds out he has a 5 year old, can he liable for back child support?

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  • Roswell, GA
  • Licenced in Georgia

A: In Georgia, child support cannot be awarded retroactively. What the father can be liable for is the reasonable expenses of the child from the date of birth until the time child support is awarded.

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