Child Support

The Lee County District Attorney’s Child Support Unit acts as the legal counsel for the Lee County Department of Human Resources in court actions for paternity establishment and enforcement of child support orders. The unit is made up of an Assistant District Attorney, one child support enforcement coordinator, and four child support enforcement workers.

This office facilitates the collection of an average of $9,900,000 in child support payments per year for the children of Lee County. Additionally, collections include reimbursements of benefits paid as temporary aid to needy families.

Margaret Mayfield, Assistant District Attorney, may be reached at 334-737-3446 or margaret.mayfield@dhr.alabama.gov.