Can I obtain child support before filing for divorce?
Question Details: My husband and I have separated and will be filing for divorce. How can I get child support from him during the divorce process? and can I do this myself?
Yes, you can apply for child support yourself, before filing for divorce. You can even do this on line, at http://childsupport.oag.state.tx.us/index.html
It never hurts to have an attorney on your side, to make sure the system works the way it is supposed to. One place you can find a lawyer is http://childsupport.oag.state.tx.us/index.html