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Marital and Family Law Firm in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Marital and Family Law Firm in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

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50/50 Timesharing in Divorce: Friend or Foe?

In creating or modifying a timesharing schedule or parenting plan, Florida judges do not presume that any specific timesharing schedule is appropriate. There is no presumption for or against either parent, nor is there a presumption for or against a specific timesharing schedule. Florida Statute Section 61.13 addresses parenting plans and timesharing schedules and the READ MORE

Will I lose my child if I get divorced? (Part II)

An earlier article described the best interest of the child standard (“Florida Statute §61.13(3)”) and gave definitions for terminology used in paternity actions or divorce proceedings where children are involved. This article will discuss how judges apply the best interest factors to cases and to avoid common pitfalls as you navigate your way through a READ MORE

Will I lose my child if I get divorced? (Part I)

When you have children, they become the absolute priority in your life. The thought of not being able to see your child or children whenever you want is heartbreaking, scary and confusing. Whether you are going through a divorce or a paternity action, knowing when you can expect to spend time with your child or READ MORE

How To Choose Your Divorce Attorney

Did your spouse just serve you with divorce paperwork? Are you thinking about filing for divorce? Do you have a rocky marriage and need guidance or advice about your options? If the answer to any of these questions is “yes”, you probably also have many questions of your own. Meeting with a qualified family law READ MORE