How to Add a Father to a Birth Certificate in Florida

How to Add a Father to a Birth Certificate in Florida

Single mothers are often confronted with whether they would like the father’s name on the birth certificate. If you did not list the father’s name on the birth certificate immediately after the birth, however, there are ways to add his name later in the state of...
Uncontested Adoption vs. Contested Adoption

Uncontested Adoption vs. Contested Adoption

It’s common for stepparents to want to adopt their stepchild. In fact, this is the most common form of adoption. Once the process is complete, the stepparent will have the same rights as the biological parents. This process isn’t necessarily easy, especially if the...
Legal Custody vs. Physical Custody

Legal Custody vs. Physical Custody

As you work through a divorce, the topic of children and custody is bound to come up. It doesn’t help when two seemingly similar terms are brought up – legal custody and physical custody.  Determining a custody agreement is one of the more critical aspects of a...
Establishing Father’s Parental Rights in Florida

Establishing Father’s Parental Rights in Florida

Going through a divorce as a father can be tough. Custody isn’t automatically given to a child’s father like it is for a child’s mother. Unlike the mother, a father’s custody rights can be taken away if you don’t know what they are. If you were unmarried when your...
Family Business? How to Get Along With Your Ex at Work

Family Business? How to Get Along With Your Ex at Work

Going through a divorce is challenging enough. The last thing you’d want to go through is still having to work with your ex professionally in a family business. While you’d rather be staying far away and living your own life, you still have to go to work and keep up a...
Tips For Those Sharing Custody of Your Children

Tips For Those Sharing Custody of Your Children

Sharing custody isn’t always easy. That’s especially true if you’re new to a custody sharing arrangement. It does take some time, but having some useful advice from an Orlando child custody attorney on hand can make a difference. Try these tips to make sharing custody...
Who Gets The House in a Divorce?

Who Gets The House in a Divorce?

Divorce is never easy, and there are always plenty of questions that need to be answered by a divorce attorney in Orlando. Not the least of which are those questions that center around shared assets, and especially the house. Keep reading to understand who gets the...
How Can a Mother Lose a Custody Battle?

How Can a Mother Lose a Custody Battle?

When it comes to child custody, any parent who is an unfit parent can lose custody of their child—regardless of whether they’re the mother or the father. Child custody is never something that is irreversible, after all: if a parent acts in a way that puts the child in...
Can You Appeal a Family Law Ruling?

Can You Appeal a Family Law Ruling?

Court decisions made in family law can significantly affect your family relationships and even your future finances. Unfortunately, sometimes, not all parties feel that a just ruling was given.  Most courts allow for some kind of appeal process, but family law works...
Call Now Button407-894-1122