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Katy Paternity Lawyers

Protecting Fathers' Rights

Paternity testPaternity is a crucial component of many areas of the law, from divorce to estate planning. When unmarried couples have a child, it is essential to establish paternity to protect your fathers’ rights.

If you’re trying to gain custody or visitation rights, you must first establish paternity of your child by calling Hunt Law Firm today. Our attorneys are dedicated family law advocates, and we work tirelessly to help our clients achieve their family law goals.

Our Katy paternity attorneys are prepared, knowledgeable, and constantly working in your best interests. Get started on your case today by contacting us now.

For assistance establishing your paternity, call Hunt Law Firm at (832) 781-0320 or contact us online.

How to Establish Paternity in Texas

In Texas, there are at least three ways to establish paternity, depending on the relationship between the father and mother. The following are some of the most common examples of how paternity is established:

  • If the parents are married at the time of birth, then the child will be legally presumed to be the father of the child. If the father is someone other than the husband, the husband must typically complete a Denial of Paternity before the biological father will be recognized.
  • If the parents are unmarried, they may sign a notarized Acknowledgement of Paternity (AOP) form. This is a basic and very common form.
  • If you are unsure of paternity, you will need to establish paternity through the courts. This will generally require a scientific genetic paternity test. Establishing paternity through the courts can also be used if the presumed father refuses to sign a Denial of Paternity.

Contact Hunt Law Firm Today

When dealing with issues as personal as paternity, it’s crucial to retain counsel from a lawyer who truly cares about your best interests. You’ll find such counsel at Hunt Law Firm, where our skilled attorneys proudly serve residents of Katy, Houston, and the surrounding areas.

Involved in a paternity dispute? Contact Hunt Law Firm for dedicated representation.

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