Video FAQs

  • Are Florida courts more likely to award custody/time-sharing to mothers than to fathers?
  • Are the child custody laws the same for same-sex couples?
  • Are there special issues if a gay or lesbian parent is seeking custody/time-sharing or visitation rights?
  • At what age can my children decide where they want to live?
  • Can a Florida court order drug testing of the parents when determining custody/time-sharing?
  • Can alimony be modified or terminated in Florida?
  • Can child support be reduced in Florida if I remarry and have more children with my new wife?
  • Can custody/time-sharing rights be modified in Florida?
  • Can either parent establish paternity through a court in Florida?
  • Can grandparents be awarded custody/time-sharing of their grandchild(ren) in Florida?
  • Can I renegotiate the length of time I receive alimony in Florida?
  • Can men seek alimony in Florida?
  • Can my child’s father be ordered to pay for my child’s college education in Florida?
  • Do the wishes of a child have any influence in custody/time-sharing decisions in Florida?
  • Does my spouse automatically get custody/time-sharing of my children if I am on deployment?
  • How and where can paternity be established in Florida?
  • How do I know if I qualify for alimony?
  • How does alimony affect the calculation of child support in Florida?
  • How does joint custody/time-sharing work in Florida?
  • How is child custody decided with same-sex couples?
  • How is child support calculated in Florida?
  • How is divorce initiated in Florida?
  • How is paternity established in Florida?
  • How is the amount of child support determined in Florida?
  • I am in the military. Can I get a divorce?
  • I share custody/time-sharing with my ex-wife, but she is an unfit parent. What should I do?
  • If a father terminates his parental rights, does he still have to pay child support in Florida?
  • If child support is not paid, must visitation be allowed in Florida?
  • If I am transferred to another state, can my ex-spouse file for sole custody?
  • Is an LGBT divorce different than regular divorce?
  • My spouse lost their job and stopped paying child support. What do I do?
  • What are some common arrangements for child visitation in Florida?
  • What are the legal consequences when paternity is established in Florida?
  • What does it mean to establish paternity?
  • What happens if the non-custodial parent refuses to return the child to the parent with custody/time-sharing?
  • What happens in Florida when one parent interferes with custody/time-sharing?
  • What happens to my children if I am deployed?
  • What happens to my children if I am transferred to another state or another country?
  • What happens to my military retirement benefits when I get divorced?
  • What if the parents disagree on child custody/time-sharing and visitation?
  • What is a parenting plan and is one needed in a same-sex divorce?
  • What is a parenting plan?
  • What is alimony?
  • What is an initial consultation or consult?
  • What is child custody/time-sharing?
  • What is child support?
  • What is supervised visitation in Florida?
  • What is the first thing that I should do if I am served with a summons and complaint in Florida?
  • When does alimony stop in Florida?
  • Who determines how much visitation is reasonable and fair?
  • Who gets alimony in Florida and why?
  • Who will get custody of our child after a same-sex divorce?
  • Why do I need a family law attorney?
  • Why should I consider hiring you?