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Monthly Archives: July 2019


Five Important Financial Documents You Need When Getting a Divorce

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

For couples contemplating a divorce, It is natural to focus on the emotional aspects involved. When you got married, you likely expected to remain with your partner forever. The disillusionment and sadness you feel can be overwhelming at times, but there are important practical details that must be attended to. Divorce can have a… Read More »


Questions to Consider Before Reconciling With Your Spouse

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Getting a divorce is a difficult, painful process. It is not something that should be initiated rashly or without thinking through all the consequences. In some situations, a couple may begin divorce proceedings then decide to reconcile. While a good Fort Lauderdale divorce attorney will support whatever decision you eventually make, there are some… Read More »


Relocating With Your Child After a Divorce

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

In the aftermath of a divorce, making a fresh start and putting the past behind you is important. For some people, part of this process involves moving to a new city. Whether your move is motivated by a new job, wanting to be closer to other family members, or simply the desire to build… Read More »


If I or My Former Spouse Remarries, How Will It Impact My Child Support Order?

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Some people who go through a divorce shy away from relationships for a certain period of time whereas others almost immediately get involved with a new partner. Once your divorce becomes final, there is nothing to prevent you or your former spouse from getting married again. While remarriage does not erase the financial obligations… Read More »


Four Common Issues in Military Divorce

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Any married couple will find they face challenges over the years, but having a spouse in the military can put additional strains on your relationship. Unfortunately, military divorces are a common occurrence and there are numerous factors that can make these proceedings more complex than a civilian divorce. While still subject to the laws… Read More »


Virtual Visitation and Other Forms of Electronic Communications in Child Time-Sharing Cases

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Children spend a lot of time on electronic devices and it is not uncommon for parents to complain about this or to limit their use. However, in child time sharing cases, the different types of technologies available can afford these same parents more ways to communicate. This can be particularly helpful when parenting plans… Read More »


When a Marital Affair Results in a Pregnancy

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Marital infidelity is often a leading factor in the decision to get a divorce. It destroys trust and can be hard for the injured spouse to forgive. Even when it does not cause the breakup of a marriage, it can have lasting ramifications. In addition to feelings of jealousy, hurt, and bitterness, it can… Read More »


When Emotional Abuse Is a Factor in Time-Sharing Proceedings

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

The safety and well-being of your children are primary concerns in cases involving child time sharing and parenting plan arrangements. Whether you are going through a divorce or are otherwise living apart from the other parent, you want to be sure they are willing and able to meet all of your child’s needs. Child… Read More »


Can I Get My Marriage Annulled?

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Getting a divorce may be the best possible option for couples who no longer wish to be together or have major disagreements on vital issues pertaining to their marriage and children. However, this does not mean that your marital status is now ‘single’ nor does it erase the fact that your marriage happened. You… Read More »