Tag Archives: family law

The Challenges of Child Custody Cases

By | August 9, 2016

Child custody cases can be difficult enough when both parents live in the same town. The creation of visitation schedules and custody arrangements must still be shaped around where the child goes to school, the work schedules of the parents, and transporting the child between them. 

How Can a Divorce Lawyer Help You Apart From Filing a Divorce?

By | August 9, 2016

More than 90 percent of people marry by the age of 50; however, about 40 to 50 percent of marriages end in a divorce in the United States. Statistics show that there is one divorce every 36 seconds in America – that’s huge!  That means that there are about 876,000 divorces a year.

Prenuptial Agreements; The Before Marriage Divorce Contract

By | August 4, 2016

A prenuptial agreement, also called a “pre-nup”, or “premarital agreement”, is an agreement made by couples planning to get married.  The pre-nup governs how issues such as dividing marital assets, and alimony will be dealt with if the marriage should end in a divorce. 

Warning Signs That Your Marriage Could Be On the Road to Divorce

By | July 29, 2016

Many people who have gone through the process of getting divorced in Florida can look back and point to numerous red flags that indicated that things weren’t on a positive trajectory.

Tips for Living Together Before Getting Married

By | July 28, 2016

Research shows that more Americans than ever are living with one another before they ever get married. Some of these couples will never get married at all. A recent nationwide study also indicates that a majority of individuals in the United States believe that cohabitation for unmarried adults is acceptable.

How is child support calculated in Florida?

By | July 27, 2016

Child support, either as a result of divorce or a dispute between unmarried parents, is a potentially complicated situation from the emotional, financial and family point of view. When the relationship between the parents is already strained, it can become an even more difficult and stressful process. Nevertheless, the parents and parties involved (including your Florida divorce or… Read More »

Does Working in a Certain Professions Increase Your Divorce Likelihood?

By | July 27, 2016

There are many different studies out there discussing the elements of your marriage that could contribute to a higher divorce rate, but one of the most recent studies shows that the career path you have chosen may have an influence, as well.

Why or Why Not Change Your Name After a California Divorce?

By | June 9, 2016

For many people, restoring their maiden names or former names after a divorce can bring a sense of peace and closure. Others, however, prefer to keep their married names for a variety of reasons. There is no right or wrong answer. Changing your name is your choice, and you should do what makes you happy. In California, the… Read More »

Saving Your Marriage: Seven Tips to Help When You Think It’s Over

By | June 8, 2016

Fixing a broken marriage isn’t easy, and if you really want to work things out with your spouse, you’ll obviously have to put in some effort. If you’ve come to a point where you think that it’s over between the two of you, you’ve come to the right place! Read on for seven tips to help you save… Read More »

Modern Developments in Child Support Attorney Proceedings

By | June 7, 2016

As Bob Dylan once expertly quoted, “The times are a-changing”. This is definitely the case with many aspects of our lives today, especially within the legal world. Recently, there have been some major elements and adjustments in our lives that have led to significant changes within legal proceedings in Family Law. There are three large factors that have… Read More »