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How much will a Tampa divorce attorney cost?

Posted on : May 2, 2014
I’m always faced with this question with each perspective client I meet with–how much do I charge for handling a divorce or other family law case in the Tampa Bay area? ¬†For divorce cases, my initial retainer is approximately $3,000-$5,000, which does not include the filing fees. Upon scheduling a consultation and getting into the…

What You Need to Know About Divorce Court

Posted on : October 9, 2017
Tampa Divorce Lawyer
The courtroom can be a frightening place for divorcing couples. Naturally, you’ll want to know what to expect, especially if you’ve never been inside a courtroom before. It’s quite different from what you see on television; there are some things to keep in mind to help you prepare. Here’s what you should know. Basic Courtroom…

Divorcing with Assets & Debts: Making a Full Disclosure

Posted on : September 7, 2017
Tampa Divorce Lawyer Asset Disclosure
Most people have at least some assets and debts when they begin the process of getting a divorce, even if they aren’t substantial. No matter how many — or how few — assets you have, you must provide full disclosure of your holdings. If you don’t, you could face some pretty staunch consequences since the…

What to Say to Family & Friends About Your Divorce

Posted on : August 13, 2017
Tampa Divorce Attorney
Many people who realize they’re divorcing from their spouse wonder how exactly they’ll tell family and friends. What should you say? Are there certain ways you should say it? Discussing the subject doesn’t have to be frightening or worrisome when you use these tips to help make breaking the ice a little easier. Talking to…

Separation and Divorce — Does One Lead to the Other?

Posted on : June 26, 2017
Tampa Divorce Lawyer
Often, married couples will explore the option of a legal separation instead of a divorce or prior to a divorce, almost like a “trial period” to see what being apart will be like. However, it’s normal to wonder if separation inevitably leads to divorce. On the other hand, you wonder if you’ll come back from…

5 Crucial Things to Watch for in a Prenuptial Agreement

Posted on : June 10, 2017
Florida Prenup Lawyer
A prenuptial agreement is designed to protect both parties in the event of a divorce in the future. However, some prenups are inherently one-sided, especially if they’re designed to protect the spouse with more money or assets. If you’re asked to sign a prenup, here are 5 critical things to notice¬†before you sign. 1. There…

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