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Florida Supreme Court Upholds Validity of Prenuptial Agreement
Florida Supreme Court Upholds Validity of Prenuptial Agreement Fri, Sep 11, 2015 In an opinion released on September 10, 2015, the Florida Supreme Court ruled that the provisions of a prenuptial agreement were broad enough to waive a wife’s claim to any assets owned by husband at the time of the agreement or acquired in his name ... Read More

Divorce - A New Chapter In Your Life
Divorce - A New Chapter In Your Life Tue, Aug 04, 2015 My clients often report that they feel one hundred per cent better after their first consult. The road to an appointment with a divorce lawyer spans many miles. During that first visit, we discuss exactly what to expect during a divorce. Read More

Parental Responsibility
Parental Responsibility Mon, Apr 27, 2015 Under the dissolution of marriage statute in the state of Florida, when the parties have minor children, one of the first matters that must be decided and made part of what is called the Parenting Plan, is parental responsibility for their children. ... Read More

Unmarried Parenting Plans
Unmarried Parenting Plans Mon, Apr 20, 2015 According to a recent poll cited in the New York Times, marriage is disappearing. More than 40 per cent of new mothers are unmarried. Many young adults find themselves drifting into parenthood unintentionally. They may be living together when the ch... Read More

What About The House?
What About The House? Tue, Mar 17, 2015 One of the many difficult decisions divorcing couples face, involves what to do with the their single most valuable marital asset- the marital home. Few questions present such a tightly woven blend of emotional and financial issues. As the repositor... Read More

Are You Prepared to File for Divorce
Are You Prepared to File for Divorce Fri, Feb 27, 2015 According to leading legal research website, Westlaw, March is the peak month for divorce filings. Divorce filings uptick in January and reach a crescendo in March. This phenomenon is no doubt related to new year’s resolutions and people’s commitmen... Read More

Is a Medical or Other Professional Practice a Marital Asset and, if so, How is it Valued and Distributed in a Florida Divorce?
Is a Medical or Other Professional Practice a Marital Asset and, if so, How is it Valued and Distributed in a Florida Divorce? Mon, Feb 23, 2015 The Florida Supreme Court ruled in 1991 that if a husband's law practice had monetary value over and above the value of its tangible assets, separate and distinct from the reputation of the husband, then the practice had "good will," and the good wil... Read More

Alimony Reform - Stay Tuned...
Alimony Reform - Stay Tuned... Wed, Feb 18, 2015 In the next few weeks, our Florida Legislatures will be convening for their annual legislative session in Tallahassee. Hundreds of bills and legislative proposals on a variety of issues will be addressed in subcommittee meetings and by the State Hous... Read More

Modification
Modification Tue, Feb 10, 2015 Once your divorce or paternity action is final you may think you will never have to re-visit those issues again. The ink is dry on the Final Judgment! It has been filed with the clerk’s office! After all that time and trouble, everyone has adjusted t... Read More

Relocation After Divorce
Relocation After Divorce Tue, Jan 27, 2015 When parents with minor children divorce, the court is required to enter an order including a parenting plan with a timeshare schedule among other things. In the years that follow, it is likely that at least one of the parents will plan to move out ... Read More

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