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How Step Parent Adoption Works in Orlando

FAST FACTS The average age of adopted children in Florida was 6.5 in 2012. Children aged 9 years or older are less likely to be adopted than younger children. More than 5,000 children were waiting adoption in Florida in 2012.   When you become partners with a person with a child, you also develop a READ MORE

By |2018-09-05T11:19:10+00:00September 5, 2018|Family Law|

How to Develop a Fair Parenting Plan After a Divorce

FAST FACTS  There are 13.4 million single-parent homes in the United States. 48.7% of these homes have a child support agreement in place. 89.8% of those agreements are formal in nature. Creating a parenting schedule with your ex can be difficult. Emotions run high during and after a divorce, and it can be stressful trying READ MORE

By |2018-07-30T14:50:59+00:00July 30, 2018|Uncategorized|

Does Your Child Need Divorce Therapy?

FAST FACTS The state of Florida has the third-highest divorce rate in the country. A study ranked the state as having the 13th most stressed populace overall. There were 75,781 dissolutions of marriage in Florida in 2017. Divorce is a stressful process. As Orlando family law attorneys, we have sat with men and women from READ MORE

By |2018-07-23T12:30:03+00:00July 18, 2018|Family Law|

How to Choose a Family Law Attorney in Orlando

When you need an Orlando family law attorney, how do you choose? It's not enough to do an Internet search and choose the first lawyer you find. Your attorney will be your advocate through divorce, adoption or other family law matters, and you want to be sure the person you hire is the right one READ MORE

By |2018-07-10T10:14:37+00:00July 3, 2018|Family Law|

Why Your Orlando Divorce Needs to Be Finalized in 2018

Most people have heard about the tax laws that will take effect in 2019, though other topics have taken over the news as of late. While some people are looking forward to the tax changes, others have been left seething. No matter which side of the fence you find yourself on, the tax laws are READ MORE

By |2018-06-21T14:29:25+00:00June 21, 2018|Divorce|

How to Help Your Family Recover After a Divorce in Orlando

People divorce every day. Once-happy families find themselves dealing with overwhelming emotions, and getting through the breakup may seem impossible. It's normal to feel this way and there are ways you can help your family recover. You may be able to handle things on your own and move your family forward, or you may need READ MORE

By |2018-06-05T15:09:18+00:00June 5, 2018|Divorce|

Father Permitted to Take Child to Cuba

A family court judge in Florida ruled that a baby girl would be placed in the legal custody of her biological father. The judge also ruled the the father could leave the country with the infant, returning to his native Cuba. The child's mother died during childbirth, and the infant must be cleared medically before READ MORE

By |2018-05-21T15:39:45+00:00May 18, 2018|In the News|

Are Three Parents Better Than Two?

Paternity cases are never easy but they can be particularly difficult when a wrench is thrown into the works. Such is the case in Tallahassee, where a five-year-old girl has found herself in the middle of a custody battle between the man who was married to her mother when the child was born, and the READ MORE

By |2018-05-15T11:13:56+00:00May 11, 2018|In the News|