He could be found in contempt and put into jail. Again, it's not likely but it is possible. The judge can order that the amount paid be reduced retroactively to the time he filed the motion to Modify.
While your boyfriend may not know the judge, the lawyer likely does if he is telling him not to pay. Like I said, your BF would be wise to get the lawyer to put that into writing and then if the judge gets mad he can show it to the judge and the judge will turn that onto the lawyer and not him.
Yes, you can still ask basic follow ups. If it is a new topic then it would need to be a new question thread. Also, if you are a subscription customer I'd ask you to open new threads since it doesn't make any difference to you but it enables the website to track the topics.
You can ask for me on any question by putting it in the general Legal category (instead of Family Law) and then starting it with FOR DWAYNE B ONLY and I will pick up as soon as I see it.
If you're not a subscription customer then ask the follow ups in this thread and if it gets off topic I'll let you know.
The question locks open when you issue your Positive Rating though and will no longer time out plus I get credited for it then.