Close Menu

Category Archives: Family Law

PrenupHeart

Practical Tips From Celebrity Prenups

By Vanessa Prieto |

Celebrity marriages generally do not have a long shelf life. As a result, it is standard practice to put a carefully thought out prenuptial agreement in place. Prenups are not just for the rich and famous, though. The following explains more about the benefits of a prenup and provides practical tips from three celebrity… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
MomTeenBeach

Summer Child Time Sharing Tips For Parents Of Teens

By Vanessa Prieto |

Parenting teens is a tough job. Teenage rebellion is difficult to deal with at any time of year but can create additional problems during the summer months, particularly for divorced parents with child time-sharing plans in place.  Our Fort Lauderdale family lawyer offers some tips to help you through the months ahead. Making Summer… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
Father_Tean_Faceoff

Does Your Teen Want To Be Treated As An Adult? Emancipation Laws In Fort Lauderdale

By Vanessa Prieto |

Problems frequently arise when parenting teens. They may constantly assert their independence and there may be frequent bickering over how they are treated. Is your teen insistent on being treated as an adult? Our Fort Lauderdale family law attorney explains what you need to know about emancipation in Florida. When Can Children Be Emancipated… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
DivParents

Parent Education Classes: Who Has To Take Them And Why

By Vanessa Prieto |

As a parent, your children come first. In cases involving divorce or paternity proceedings, there is the potential for misunderstandings and disputes that could adversely impact them. To prevent this and to make parents more aware of the needs of children in this situation, parenting education classes are generally required by family court judges…. Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
SocialMedia

Social Media Tips During Divorce

By Vanessa Prieto |

Social media allows you to keep in touch with family and friends, provides a source of useful information, and can help to promote your business. However, sharing too much personal information is never a good idea. This is particularly true when going through a divorce in Fort Lauderdale. Find out some of the potential… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
FatherDaughter4

Behind The Controversy Over The Parents’ Bill Of Rights In Florida

By Vanessa Prieto |

As a parent, protecting your child’s health and wellbeing is a top priority. This means making decisions on their behalf that you determine are their best interests. A new law that recently went into effect in Florida helps to protect parental rights, but it has also created some controversy. Our Fort Lauderdale family law… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
stepparent

Benefits Of Adopting Older Stepchildren And Adults

By Vanessa Prieto |

Adoption is one of the most heartwarming events in the family courts. If you are raising stepchildren that are either older or full-grown adults, you may think taking this step is just a formality, but it does provide important benefits. Our Fort Lauderdale family law attorney explains some of the protections it offers stepparents… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
DadKids

The Benefits Of Step-Parent Adoptions

By Vanessa Prieto |

While being a stepparent is not without challenges, many people successfully assume this role and end up forming close and loving bonds with the children involved. However, it is important to be aware that being married to their parent and playing a major role in the child’s life does not give them or you… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
CoupleDiscussion

How To Talk To Your Soon-To-Be Spouse About A Prenup

By Vanessa Prieto |

Spring is finally here and for engaged couples, it is time to make firm plans for tying the knot. The warm weather months are among the most common for weddings, which means you may be in the midst of some major planning. However, there is one important task that often gets overlooked, which is… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn
DivCouple3

Six Common Situations In Marriage That Can Cause A Divorce

By Vanessa Prieto |

Marriages break up for a variety of reasons or even for seemingly no reason at all. When one spouse ends up filing for divorce, the other may wonder what went wrong. In many cases, a look back over the previous months or years provides important clues. The following details six common situations in marriage… Read More »

Facebook Twitter LinkedIn