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Good afternoon. I certainly understand the situation and your concern. You have no legal obligation to submit to any DNA, absent a court order, which says otherwise. You do not even need to speak with this women either but that is at your sole discretion. At this point, she likely could not come back and go after you for any back support. The reason I say this is because she said the father was another man, had him sign the birth certificate, he likely supported and was responsible for this child over the years and she never made any attempt to find you until now or go after you.As such, it is highly unlikely that if she even tried to obtain support, that it would be ordered, as the child is not an adult. Of course, if you want to know the truth, you could submit to the DNA and establish a relationship with the child if you desire but you do not have to do anything.
Glad to hear back from you. He needed to contest this if he thought the child was not his and he should have done it, once the mom sought support from him. At this point, you need to wait for her to take action. As I shared, even if she does, the time may have run or her actions over the years may prevent her from getting anything to you. I do not think the Judge would first order you to pay any support at this time nor do I think she may have grounds to ask for a DNA test after all this time, for the sole purpose of trying to get support, which someone else was ordered to pay and has not. Please let me know if you have any follow up questions or need any clarification on something which I stated above. Also, remember to rate my service at the top of this page, before exiting the site, so I can receive credit for my help. I hope you found it to be Excellent! Only rate my answer when you are 100% satisfied. If you feel the need to click either of the two lower ratings to the left, please stop and reply to me. I want to make sure your experience with the site was as pleasurable as possible and that you are satisfied with the help I provided.
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