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Monthly Archives: March 2022


What Is A Postnuptial Agreement And Do I Need One?

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Circumstances throughout your marriage can change your financial status, your personal relationships, and the overall relationship you have with your spouse. While you may be used to working in tandem with your partner and sharing everything, there are times you need to take action to protect yourself. This includes creating a postnuptial agreement. Find… Read More »


Cheating Spouse? How Affairs Impact Divorce

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Few things damage a marriage more than when one of the spouses has an affair. Even if they vow to change their conduct and end all extra-marital relationships, rebuilding trust with their partner and maintaining the marriage is often challenging. While an affair does not automatically mean that your marriage is over or make… Read More »


Reassuring Children During A Divorce

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

One of the hardest things about getting a divorce for parents is seeing how it impacts their children. Younger ones may resort to behaviors they previously outgrew while older ones are going to be more inclined to act out, either at home or school. You can provide important reassurance they need right now by… Read More »


Create A Personalized Plan To Protect Yourself Against Domestic Violence In Fort Lauderdale

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

For abusers, domestic violence is about maintaining control over their partner. They may use different tactics to keep tabs on you and prevent you from leaving the relationship. If you are in this type of situation or a relationship that shows signs of becoming abusive, it is important to develop a personalized safety plan… Read More »


Common Concerns About COVID And Fort Lauderdale Child Time Sharing Plans

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

After a lull in COVID-19 cases, the Omicron variant spiked and wreaked havoc throughout the recent holiday season. A surge in case counts across Florida is creating problems for parents in regard to child time-sharing arrangements. Our Florida child custody & time sharing attorney addresses some of your common concerns. Omicron Variant Wreaks Havoc… Read More »


5 Questions To Ask Before Hiring A Fort Lauderdale Divorce Attorney

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

If you are experiencing problems in your marriage and considering a divorce, it is important to discuss the situation with an experienced legal professional. A Fort Lauderdale divorce attorney can help protect your rights, advising you on issues likely to arise in your case and outlining options available. Wondering how to pick the right… Read More »


Three Factors That Could Cause An Increase In Domestic Violence In Fort Lauderdale During Winter

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

The holiday season was barely over before local stores started putting out Valentine’s Day cards and candy. While hearts and flowers may be on the minds of some couples, this time of year could create additional problems for others. Domestic violence is about control and intimidation and can happen in any situation. However, the… Read More »


Can My Marriage Be Saved?

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

By the time some people visit a Fort Lauderdale divorce lawyer, they are past the point of hoping for a reconciliation with their spouse. Others still wonder, “Can my marriage be saved?” We want you to be sure of the decision you are making before filing a divorce petition or initiating other legal actions…. Read More »


Making A Move As A Divorced Parent

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Divorce disrupts every area of your life. In the aftermath, you may feel the need to make a fresh start or even relocate to another area. This can create challenges if you are a divorced parent and have court-ordered child time-sharing arrangements in place. Find out more about the process and some of the… Read More »


How To Get The Most Out Of Your Divorce Settlement

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

After years of being married, your financial security may be closely tied to your spouse. It is common to hear stories of people who go through a divorce in Fort Lauderdale and lose everything. Find out steps you can take to prevent this and to get the most in a divorce settlement. Make A… Read More »