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Custody of Family Pets in a Florida Divorce

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

In Fort Lauderdale, pets accompany their owners on trips, dinners out, and during daily routines. For some couples, dogs, cats, birds, or other animals can end up taking the place of children, providing love and an outlet for nurturing instincts, in addition to being a source of emotional support. When going through a divorce,… Read More »


Timeline for Divorce in Florida

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

For many couples, the decision to get a divorce comes after multiple attempts to work through problems. By the time a divorce attorney is consulted, the spouses may already be living separate and apart, eager to put the situation behind them and move on with their lives. Questions regarding how long it takes to… Read More »


Updating Important Documents during a Divorce

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Going through a marital separation and making the decision to file for a divorce involves changes that will affect you now and in the years to come. While you may have previously relied on your partner to handle the situation in the event anything happened to you, the change in your relationship will likely… Read More »


High Asset Divorce Cases

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

High asset divorces often end up making national headlines, where they shock the general public with the amounts of money and property at stake. You do not have to be famous to be impacted by the issues surrounding these types of divorce cases. Anytime a couple has high earnings, multiple homes, and high value… Read More »


Starting the New Year After a Divorce

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Going through a divorce at any time of the year is emotionally and financially challenging. Disruptions in your normal routines, changes in family traditions, and awkward exchanges with loved ones can easily leave you feeling discouraged. The good news is that a new year allows you to make some fresh resolutions for your life… Read More »


Dividing Business Assets During a Divorce

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Marital property division is an important issue in any Florida divorce case. Decisions you make during this process have the potential to impact your financial security for years to come. This is particularly true when there are business assets involved. Whether it is a family business you have owned since before your marriage or… Read More »


How Career Sacrifices Impact Divorce Proceedings

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

Once couples get married, it is not uncommon for one of the partners to give up their own career or educational pursuits. While there are numerous reasons why this is often a good idea, there is no doubt it leaves the non-working spouse dependent on their partner and the relationship. In the event of… Read More »


Dealing With an Ex Who Will Not Let Go

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

A former partner or spouse who is not ready to let go of a marriage or relationship can end up creating many problems for the one who initiated the split. Whether they refuse to accept the reality of the situation or are simply motivated to punish you, stalking and harassing behaviors should not be… Read More »


Dealing With The Stress Of Divorce

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

As anyone who has been through a divorce will tell you, it is high on the list when it comes to stress. In addition to the impact on your physical health, it easy to fall into harmful patterns of behavior that could cause problems, both now and in the years to come. Having someone… Read More »


Divorce Tactics Often Employed By Narcissists

By Vanessa L. Prieto |

There are plenty of spouses who file for divorce in Florida claiming their partners are narcissists who only care about themselves. While the word narcissist is often used as a way of  categorizing a certain type of behavior rather than as an indicator of an actual mental illness, there is no doubt people who… Read More »