<strong>How to Divide Assets Fairly Through a Divorce Attorney</strong>

How to Divide Assets Fairly Through a Divorce Attorney

There is a common misconception that in a divorce, you will lose half of everything you own to your soon-to-be ex-spouse. People even joke that your spouse will take half, or everything you own will just be divided in two. But this is not exactly how the division of property works in Florida. What Property […]

<strong>What is the Difference Between Alimony and Child Support?</strong>

What is the Difference Between Alimony and Child Support?

When couples are getting ready to divorce, their mind often turns to financial concerns—specifically, how much they will have to pay to the other spouse or how much they can expect to receive from the other spouse. They often just lump what they might have to pay, or what they are paying, into one giant […]

<strong>Parental Rights and Responsibilities in Florida</strong>

Parental Rights and Responsibilities in Florida

When people get divorced, they often worry that they will no longer have any parental rights if a custody battle does not turn out their way. They fear that if the other spouse ends up with the majority of timesharing, they will be left out in the cold, unable to raise their own child or […]

<strong>Can I Change My Mind After Signing Divorce Papers? </strong>

Can I Change My Mind After Signing Divorce Papers? 

It is generally understood that it is better to settle your divorce case than take it to trial. When you settle your case, either on your own or through the process of mediation, you are taking matters into your own hands. Through negotiation or mediation, you can decide what you and your (soon-to-be-ex) spouse will […]

Is Legal Separation Right for You?

Is Legal Separation Right for You?

A legal separation is when a couple separates their lives while still remaining married. This can be an advantageous option for couples who are unsure about whether they want to get divorced or not. There are several benefits of a legal separation, including:  You remain legally married, which means you are still able to receive […]

What is Child Custody and How Does it Work?

What is Child Custody and How Does it Work?

In Florida, child custody refers to the legal right of a parent to take physical care of their children. This custody can be termed parental responsibility or time-sharing. Custody arrangements can be made through a court declaration or agreement, but often parents will work out an arrangement themselves. If the parents cannot agree on custody, […]

Divorce With Kids

Divorce With Kids

Divorce is never easy, but when children are involved, it can be even more difficult. However, it does not have to be.  In Florida, the parents must determine how to best split their time with their children and what arrangements need to be made for child support and other expenses. This process, known as mediation, […]