Request My Consultation

How Can We Help?

Tell us about your case

Send My Info
  • National Association of Trail Lawyers Top 100
  • Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • The Florida State Bar
  • The Florida Bar Family Law Section
  • The United States District Court
  • Avvo Top Attorney General Practice
  • Yelp 5 Stars
  • Goole 5 Stars

Recent Posts in Alimony Category

  • Am I Entitled to Alimony in Florida?

    || 20-Jul-2016

    Alimony helps to provide financial assistance to the lower-earning spouse following a divorce. In Florida, eligibility for alimony is essentially based on three core factors: whether the marriage was legal (since common law marriage isn’t recognized under Florida state law), the requesting spouse’s need for financial assistance, and the ability for the higher-earning spouse to pay. The ...
    Continue Reading
  • Second Time Not a Charm for Family Law Reform Bill

    || 28-Apr-2016

    Florida Governor Rick Scott recently vetoed legislation that would have created a presumption of equal time timesharing for divorcing parents and overhauled the alimony awards. Governor Scott cited concerns of shifting the focus of courts considering such issues from the best interest of children and each unique situation to the desires and preferences of the parents. How Time-Sharing and Alimony ...
    Continue Reading
  • One of the most important determinations a court must make during divorce proceedings is the appropriate award of alimony due to a party in the inferior financial position following a divorce. Alimony is money paid from one former spouse to another following the dissolution of a marriage, and the purpose is to ensure both parties enjoy a standard of living reasonably close to that which they ...
    Continue Reading