Archive for July, 2015

Benefits of Establishing Paternity for Fathers
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Category: Paternity


When most people hear “paternity test,” they imagine a desperate single mother trying to track down a deadbeat dad so he will take financial responsibility for his child. Because of this, many men cringe at the idea of paternity testing and see it as something that labels and ostracizes them.
But – as is often the case – society’s initial idea about something doesn’t tell the whole truth.… Read More [+]

Dating After Domestic Violence
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Bumps and bruises may heal with time, but the emotional pain you suffer from an abuser can last a lifetime.
After being a victim of domestic violence, you may experience intense feelings of fear, anxiety, depression, and anger. You may find it difficult to trust others around you, making it challenging to connect with someone new.
For many victims, starting a new relationship may be the last… Read More [+]

6 Questions to Ask Before Getting a Divorce
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Category: Divorce


As Florida family attorneys, it is not uncommon for us to encounter clients who are unsure about whether they are ready to get a divorce.
Some are not sure if they are emotionally ready, while others fear financial repercussions and changes to their home life.
The decision to get a divorce is one of the toughest you’ll ever make, and it’s natural to have doubts, concerns, and second… Read More [+]

Child Custody for Same-Sex Parents
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Category: Child Custody


Determining child custody in divorce is often a stressful, emotional, and just plain difficult task for parents. Up until recently, things were even more complicated for those people in a same-sex relationship who had children.
However, thanks to the recent legalization of same-sex marriage in Florida, child custody disputes may become a little simpler for same-sex couples.
Same-Sex Child Custody before the Legalization of Same-Sex Marriage
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