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Who Will Pay Student Loan Debt in a Florida Divorce?

By Sean Seansmallwood |

In the state of Florida when two people are going through a divorce the general rule is that any debt that was accumulated during the marriage is going to be equally divided. This is referred to as equitable distribution and it applies to assets as well as debt. One issue that comes up very… Read More »

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Does Domestic Violence Affect a Divorce Settlement in Florida?

By Jay Butchko |

Domestic violence can directly or indirectly impact certain aspects of a divorce settlement such as child custody, alimony, and even property division. Each year, more than 100,000 cases of domestic violence (DV) are reported to authorities in Orlando and other parts of Florida. However, the real number of incidences of domestic violence in the… Read More »

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Dividing Retirement Accounts In Divorce

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You Worked Hard For Your Retirement But What Happens To It In A Divorce? A very common issue that divorce attorneys deal with in their divorce cases is where one or both parties to the divorce case have a pension, 401k, or other type of retirement account. It is well settled in Florida divorce… Read More »

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The Effect Of Divorce on Younger Children Versus Adolecents

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The Effects of Divorce On Children Can Differ Between Younger and Older Children And Divorcing Parents Need To Be Aware Of Children’s Needs Most contested dissolution cases that divorce attorneys deal with include minor children where the kids are the main issue of contention. The age range for children experiencing divorce ranges from infant… Read More »

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Difference Between Uncontested and Contested Divorce

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There are Two Main Types Of Divorce That Attorneys Deal With Everyone is at least somewhat familiar with the term divorce and that it marks the end of a marital relationship. What most people do not know is that there are different types of divorce which are dependent on the facts of a person’s… Read More »

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