Brydger & Porras, LLP

Marital and Family Law Firm in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Marital and Family Law Firm in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

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Carin Porras Recognized in Best Lawyers for the 6th Consecutive Year

Divorce Law Expert Carin Porras has been selected to the 2017 Best Lawyers list. She has been selected to this prestigious list every year since 2011.   For more than three decades, Best Lawyers has been regarded as the most credible measure of legal integrity and distinction. As such, recognition by Best Lawyers symbolizes excellence READ MORE

How to File For Divorce in Florida with Children?

In order to file for divorce in the state of Florida, you need to be aware of all related documents and processes. Whether or not the divorcing couple has dependent or minor children together they are required to file a petition for dissolution of marriage in order to start the divorce process. The spouse filing READ MORE

How to Get Divorced Easily and Quickly in Florida

Divorce in Florida is technically called “dissolution of marriage.” Here are certain important things that you should know about getting a divorce in Florida: Under Florida law, the fastest a couple can get divorced is 20 days. There are basically two forms of divorce – simplified divorce and regular divorce. You are only eligible for READ MORE

What Are The Different Variables That Affect Alimony?

Alimony, or spousal support, is the financial support paid to one ex-spouse by the other. Alimony can be temporary, durational, or permanent. It may be paid in one lump sum or in installments. However, there are different variables that affect alimony, such as:   Standard of Living One of the factors the court usually examines READ MORE

Divorce Attorney Carin Porras to Serve as Program Chair for 2017 Trial Advocacy Workshop

Fort Lauderdale Divorce Attorney Carin Porras will serve as Program Chair for 2017 Trial Advocacy Workshop, to be held at the Venoy Rennaissance in St. Petersburg from July 20-23.   The program was created to help family law attorneys to learn from the best divorce attorneys and judges in Florida.   Ms. Porras, an expert READ MORE