Surprise, Surprise…Not in Orlando Divorces

One thing that many people involved in Orlando divorces may not realize is that there are no surprises allowed if your case proceeds to trial.  If you and your spouse have not been able to reach an amicable agreement, you … Continue reading

It’s Not Too Late to Hire an Experienced Orlando Divorce Attorney

Many couples begin the divorce process believing they can simply agree on all the issues and complete the divorce without the assistance of an experienced Orlando divorce attorney.  But during the substantial stress of ending a marriage, especially when money … Continue reading

Children and Orlando Divorce

Divorcing Orlando parents have a responsibility to make the Court aware if there are minor children from their relationship.   The initial divorce pleadings must state the existence of any minor children as well as make the Court aware if the … Continue reading

Awards of Attorney’s Fees in Orlando Divorce and Orlando Family Law Matters

Florida statutes state that, in an Orlando Divorce or Orlando Family Law Matter, the court may order a party to pay a reasonable amount for attorney’s fees to the other party.  The intent of this statute is that each party … Continue reading

Grounds for Divorce in Florida

There are only two possible grounds for divorce (or dissolution of marriage) according to Florida law.  The first ground that may be plead is that the marriage is irretrievably broken.  The second is the mental incapacity of the other party.  … Continue reading

Orange County Divorce or Paternity and Service at Work

Once an Orange County divorce or paternity action has been filed and the Clerk of the Court has issued a Summons, the Summons and a copy of the Petition must be served on the opposing party.  There are times when … Continue reading