Types of Alimony in Florida

Here are some of the questions about the types of alimony in Florida that we are routinely asked in our Jupiter divorce law firm. What is alimony? Are there different kinds of alimony? How do you know if you’re entitled to alimony? Is there a way to calculate how much alimony you are entitled to? […]

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Family Business? It Could Be Split in Your Divorce

What will happen to my business when I divorce? Divorces can be devastating – to the couple, children, extended family, finances…even the family business. Did you start a business with your spouse? Did one spouse start a business before you were married but incorporate the other spouse into the business? Did one spouse start a […]

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How to Calculate Child Support in Florida

So, you’re a Jupiter parent going through a divorce. How do you know whether and how much child support you will owe? That is not an easy question to answer, as the calculation of child support is a very complicated matter. Florida law requires the court to consider a number of factors when determining the […]

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Do I Need a Prenuptial Agreement in Jupiter, Florida?

Getting married soon? Congratulations! What a blissful and exciting time. But also a time for lots of change. As you contemplate spending the rest of your life with someone, suddenly you’ve got a lot of important things to think about. Are we on the same page with child-rearing? Should one of us stay home with […]

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I Am Divorced With Kids – Can I Move?

Are you a divorced parent in Jupiter? Want to know if you can move away with your kids? Or perhaps your ex-spouse wants to move with the kids and you want to prevent them from doing so. I am divorced with kids – can I move and take the kids with me?  Move-away or relocation issues […]

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How Can I Pay for a Divorce Lawyer?

You’re a Jupiter resident who needs a divorce…but how are you going to come up with the money? Do you need a lawyer, or can you represent yourself? This is one of the most frequently asked questions I receive from Jupiter residents. We all know the unfortunate statistic that about half of all American marriages […]

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The Pitfalls of Shared Parenting in Jupiter Divorce Cases

This is Part 2 of Shared Parenting in Jupiter Divorce Cases. Part 1 focuses on what the concept of Shared Parenting actually means under to Jupiter divorced parents. To read Part 1 of this article, click here. As a divorced parent in Jupiter, you can probably already imagine some of the downsides to shared parenting. […]

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Shared Parenting in Florida Divorce Cases – Part 1

If you are a Jupiter divorced parent of minor children, you are likely already familiar with the terms “timesharing” and “parenting plan”. If you’re a soon-to-be divorced Jupiter parent, you need to understand these concepts because they will be VERY important to your family for many years to come. Where did these new terms come […]

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Getting Divorced? Here’s How to Protect Your Credit

Besides the obvious concerns about children, most parties to a divorce are primarily concerned with division of assets/property. Who gets the house? Can I keep the car? Am I entitled to this, or that item? Can my ex get any of the inheritance I received? Meanwhile, they overlook the equally important issue of how liabilities […]

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