Yonkers, NY asked in Family Law, Child Support and Domestic Violence for New York

Q: Can i sue my kids father for not paying rent and college fees if he lives in my apartment and won't leave?

He refuses to leave to avoid paying support! he's Emotionally abusive and at times physically abusive. I've tried leaving but because he always pays the rent late and right and now where back three months, I've been denied other rental apartments because the apartment is in my name! He's knows that in Ny i can't get support if he lives in the apartment! what can i do? i have 3 children with him and he makes over $100,000 a year

1 Lawyer Answer
Ali Shahrestani, Esq.
Ali Shahrestani, Esq.
Answered
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • San Francisco, CA
  • Licensed in New York

A: You can file for a restraining order, child custody, and child support. You can also file eviction proceedings against him. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney such as myself. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child Custody, and Education Law. This answer does not constitute legal advice; make any predictions, guarantees, or warranties; or create any Attorney-Client relationship.

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