Austin, TX asked in Family Law, Child Custody and Child Support for Texas

Q: What should I do if my unborn son's mother is already threating me with not being able to see my child be born

She is also threatening me with not being able to see my child and is refusing to give my son my last name

2 Lawyer Answers
Jon R. Boyd
Jon R. Boyd
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  • Divorce Lawyer
  • Fort Worth, TX
  • Licensed in Texas

A: You will need to file a petition in suit affecting parent child relationship. Either to establish parentage thru DNA testing or, if you're able to sign an Acknowledgement of Paternity, that will make you the legal father and then you're past having to prove your're the father and you will deal with the custody, visitation, child support, last name, issues.

I'd be happy to help if you'd like. -Jon Boyd

Sharita Blacknall
Sharita Blacknall
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  • Divorce Lawyer
  • Dallas, TX
  • Licensed in Texas

A: File a suit affecting the parent child relationship, ask for DNA test, and get a visitation schedule.

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