Divorce

Avoid Regret When Signing A Settlement Agreement

Don't Sign

I have recently seen a large number of people coming into our office after signing a Marital Settlement Agreement, Paternity Settlement Agreement, Parenting Plan or Mediated Settlement Agreement and asking how they can get out of the agreement. The first question I ask is did they have an attorney review it prior to signing it?  […]

Important Law Change To Beneficiary Designations

Warning – You May Not Be The Beneficiary Of Your Ex-Spouse’s Life Insurance (or Other Assets) – Even if you are listed as the beneficiary! In Florida, once divorced, a party is no longer considered the beneficiary of an ex-spouse’s life insurance policy (or other accounts listed below) even if they are listed as the […]

Divorce and Your Credit

As an Orlando divorce attorney I see the effects of decisions made by one or both spouses in anticipation of divorce and during the divorce process that impact their credit long term (opening new credit accounts, not paying existing debt, or creating credit accounts in their spouse’s name). I have seen some clients properly manage […]

How To Pick the Right Divorce Attorney for YOU!

I often tell my clients that picking a divorce attorney is unlike choosing any other legal professional, because you are picking someone to live through a very difficult time with you. The first thing we always discuss is the fact that just like you should be 99.9% sure when you get married, you should be […]