Paternity in simple words can be described as the “state of being a father”. In terms of law it means legal acceptance of the parental relationship i.e. a father – child relationship between a man and a child. Establishment of paternity provides the child with a sense of identity.
The Rick Dane Moore & Associates Law Firm, PLLC Paternity Law Attorney in Norman, will help you legally assert your rights as a father. Through effective representation in the family law courts, he or she will work to gain the right to a court-ordered DNA test, and then provide aggressive advocacy for your custody, support and visitation goals.
Just because you are unmarried, or have not been listed as the legal father, you do still have rights. One of the first steps is to establish parental rights. This can be a complicated and often contentious legal maneuver. You will need to establish your individual rights and obligations under the state paternity laws. Make sure you have Rick Dane Moore & Associates Law Firm, PLLC paternity lawyer by your side. You need to legally assert your rights as a father and start the proper paternity action, in order to be a part of your child’s life.