The Difference Between Separation and Divorce

When some married couples are having problems, they might want to spend some time apart. There are many different reasons why couples in this situation might not be ready to completely end their marriage, so they do not file for divorce. Some reasons include the hope of possible reconciliation, health insurance and other benefits, religiousRead more

How is Debt Handled During a Divorce?

How is Debt Handled During a Divorce? When people are getting divorced, they often wonder who will get the family home, business interests, assets, and other property. However, many people fail to consider how they will divide their debts in a divorce. Most married couples have some type of debt, and the debts you willRead more

Can an Arrest Impact Your Custody or Time-Sharing Plan?

Can an Arrest Impact Your Custody or Time-Sharing Plan? Getting arrested can be stressful for anyone, though you may have additional concerns if you share custody of your children. It is common to wonder whether your arrest will affect your time-sharing rights, and the answer will depend on the specifics of your situation. You shouldRead more

New Tax Laws Can Affect Divorce

How the Tax Laws for 2019 Could Affect Your Divorce When you’re facing divorce or in the midst of a divorce case, that last thing on your mind is probably your taxes. However, taxes can affect divorce negotiations in many ways, and can often help determine how you and your spouse resolve certain issues. TheRead more

Who Claims Children as Dependents after a Divorce?

Who Claims Children as Dependents after a Divorce? As tax season is upon us, everyone is looking for ways to reduce their tax bill and receive a refund, and claiming one or more dependents on your taxes can significantly limit your tax liability. Only one person can claim each individual child, however, so what happensRead more

Is There a Benefit to Filing for Divorce First?

Is There a Benefit to Filing for Divorce First? If You Have Questions About the Divorce Process in Florida, Call Our Tampa Attorney for Answers You can Trust If you are thinking about filing for a divorce in Florida, you may have questions about how the process works. In addition to wondering about things likeRead more

Importance of Having a Divorce Plan

Importance of Having a Divorce Plan Seeking a Divorce in Tampa? Our Lawyer can Assist You in Creating a Comprehensive Divorce Plan that Protects Your Best Interests Divorces can be complicated, emotional, trying, and downright messy. Through the thick of it all, staying calm and sticking to a plan, if you have one, can help.Read more

Is Parental Alienation a Criminal Offense In Florida?

Is Parental Alienation a Crime in Florida? Going through a divorce or separation can be difficult and emotional. This is often made even more complex if the separating couple has a shared child or children. When children are part of the family, the couple needs to make a decision about with whom the child willRead more

Holiday Parenting Plans

Holidays and Parenting Plans – ‘Tis the Season to Review Time Sharing Agreements The holiday season is upon us, which means a lot of cheer, delicious food, and time spent with family and friends. But as great as the holidays may be, for separated or divorced parents, figuring out how time with a child willRead more

Get Your Fair Share in a Divorce Settlement

Get Your Fair Share in a Divorce Settlement   Sometimes, when a marriage begins to crumble, partners who are invested in that joint union focus their time and energy on taking steps to save the marriage from divorce. Other times, when it appears that a marriage is deteriorating, one partner immediately takes steps to protectRead more