Category: Divorce

Signing for attorney fees during divorce

Who Pays for Attorney Fees in a Divorce?

No default rule specifies which party pays attorney’s fees in a Florida divorce. Rather, the divorce court will look at several factors and …

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What’s the Difference Between an Annulment and Divorce?

Annulment legally declares a marriage void from the beginning or voidable because of a defect discovered during the marriage, whereas divorce ends a …

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Who Gets the House in a Divorce in Florida?

There is no standard answer on what happens to a couple’s house when they go through a divorce in Florida. The marital assets …

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What Happens When You Get Served Divorce Papers?

Getting served with divorce papers might be confusing and stressful, to say the least. If you are served with divorce papers, you would …

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How to Tell Your Spouse You Want a Divorce

Divorce – How to Break it to Your Spouse The decision to divorce may be the result of much deliberation, but that does …

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How to Prepare for Divorce in Florida

Steps to Take Before Filing a Petition for Divorce A petition for divorce may come as a surprise, but often there are warning …

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How Long Does a Divorce Take in Florida?

How long a divorce takes in Florida depends on several factors, primarily whether the divorce is uncontested or contested. The former usually proceeds …

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Does a Divorce Decree Override a Will in Florida?

Effect of Divorce on Estate Planning in Florida In Florida, a will can supersede a divorce decree if the will clearly shows an …

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Can You Get Divorce in Florida Without Going to Court?

When you and your spouse are divorcing and disagree about money or child custody, you will go to court, possibly multiple times. This …

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How to File for a Divorce in Florida Without Spouse

Know Your Options When Your Spouse Won’t Sign Divorce Papers In Florida, no one can force you to stay married to someone. A …

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