Family Law | Diaz Law Florida
Vanessa Diaz | Coral Gables Attorney
Going through a divorce or custody battle with a spouse can be one of the most strenuous and emotionally demanding experiences of your life. Knowing that you are backed by an expert Divorce and Family Law Attorney will be an incredible asset to you as you maneuver through the convoluted legal system.
An excellent source of information regarding the Divorce process in the state of Florida and what steps to take on your own can be found here: http://www.floridahealth.gov/certificates/certificates/divorce/index.html
Divorce can be very easy but it can also get quite complicated when assets, finances and dependent children are involved, in this case we recommend hiring an experienced Family Law Attorney, we can help!
Although a prenuptial agreement tends to have a negative connotation, a prenuptial agreement can be very beneficial in lessening the stress and financial burdens that accompany the unfortunate occurrence of divorce.
A prenuptial agreement (also known as a “premarital agreement” in Florida) is a contract made between prospective spouses that details how assets and property is to be divided, and how other issues are to be handled upon a divorce.
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Child Custody & Alimony
While no one gets married with the intention of divorcing, oftentimes legal separation and divorce is a reality for many couples with minor children. Once children are involved, soon to be ex-spouses must put their differences aside and think about the best interest of the child.
The first thing you may want to do if you are considering adoption is to visit the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) website www.adoptflorida.org; or make a call to Florida’s Adoption Information Center at 1(800)-96-ADOPT. DCF provides these resources pursuant to Florida Statutes § 63.167(1), (2)(c). After that initial step, you will have to attend an orientation meeting and an adoptive parent preparation course.