Category Archives: family law

Resolving Parenting Conflicts in Divorce
Divorce is never easy, especially when you have children. Children can certainly be the source of conflicts because often parents do not have compatible parenting styles. Conflicts can cause stress, not only for parents, but also for the children. It is best to try to work through issues before they escalate. Here are some tips for reducing parental conflict. Create a Detailed Parenting Plan A parenting plan is designed to provide you and your former spouse with a guideline for child custody and visitation. It is best to make the plan as detailed as possible to make it a valuable tool that will reduce the incidence of disputes. Consider the exact arrangements for children during holidays and summer vacations. The plan should also include options for resolving disagreements in the future. Establish Open Communication While communication with your spouse may not have been your strong suit, it can be instrumental in making co-parenting.
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Emergency Custody Hearings
During or following a divorce, you may find that your child is in danger because of his or her other parent. In these situations, you need legal help through the court system to address the problem and ensure the safety of your child. You may request an emergency custody hearing, during which a judge will determine what is best for the child. The judge may provide a temporary parenting plan order or might issue a restraining order against the other parent. The important thing to keep in mind is that an emergency custody hearing is for use only in circumstances that are urgent. A skilled Brevard County family law attorney will help you with a request for a hearing. What is an Emergency Custody Hearing? An emergency custody hearing is designed to provide immediate assistance for the welfare and well-being of the child. You must have an.
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Preventing Common Problems in Divorce
The decision to end your marriage is often difficult, especially if you have children. As couples go through separation and begin the divorce process they may find that they disagree about many aspects of the divorce settlement, and this can make the process longer and more challenging. There are some things you can do to prevent the common problems that arise during divorce.  Choose a No-Fault Divorce Florida is a “no-fault” divorce state. This means you do not have to have a specific reason for ending your marriage. Instead, you and your partner may end your union because it is irretrievably broken. While you may feel that your partner is responsible for the breakup, it will not typically help you in the divorce process to pursue these issues. Keep the process as simple as possible by not contesting the divorce. You can work out singular issues as they arise.  Equitable Distribution in Florida more