Akron, OH asked in Child Support for Michigan

Q: If I have an established court order for child support but he is 4,000 behind, can I sue for the unpaid portion?

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Maureen Martin Caster

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  • Swartz Creek, MI
  • Licensed in Michigan

A: It depends on when the child support became due. If it was while the Friend of the Court was involved, you need to contact your caseworker and discuss what they will do to collect it. If it was after an order was entered but you were not utilizing the Friend of the Court for collection, you will need to seek enforcement on your own.

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