Did Florida Make the List of the 7 Worst States for Divorce?

July 24th, 2014

Recently, New York divorce attorney Bruce Provda conducted a study to determine the worst states for getting divorced. His criteria for ranking the states included local filing fees, waiting periods, residency requirements, and minimum separation periods. Using data from the … Continue reading

Are the Effects of Divorce on Children Overblown?

July 9th, 2014

We all know by now that parents divorcing is hard on children. We’ve heard the horror stories about divorced children doing worse in school, suffering from emotional issues, being likelier to get divorce in the future, and so on and … Continue reading

Representing Yourself in a Divorce? You Stand to Lose a Lot

June 25th, 2014

Let’s be perfectly blunt: representing yourself in your divorce simply isn’t a good idea. While it’s certainly within your legal rights to handle your own divorce case, the fact is you have a lot to lose. If you have kids, … Continue reading

How You Can Best Assist Your Divorce Attorney

June 20th, 2014

Like every healthy relationship, a sound client-attorney relationship requires participation from both individuals. While you are paying an attorney to handle your divorce case, that doesn’t mean you can contribute nothing and expect a satisfactory outcome. In order for your … Continue reading

Doing Your Part to Communicate Properly with Your Divorce Lawyer

June 10th, 2014

Communicating properly with your divorce lawyer is essential to a healthy, productive attorney-client relationship. Proper communication will help ensure your case goes as smoothly as possible, playing a key role in avoiding costly mistakes. But how exactly should you communicate … Continue reading

5 Things Your Kids Need From You During A Divorce

June 5th, 2014

For kids, divorce is a lot to deal with. Watching one’s parents fight and split up can be sad, confusing, frustrating, and stressful. In short, divorce is often downright painful for kids. As a parent, there are things you can … Continue reading

Why Fighting Over Every Penny During Divorce Is A Bad Idea

April 27th, 2014

When you’re getting divorced, it can be really tempting to fight your soon-to-be ex-spouse over every little detail. This is especially true if you’re the hurt party…the one who got “wronged.” The problem is that fighting over every penny, every … Continue reading

Separating Your Financial Ties During A Divorce

April 24th, 2014

Divorce doesn’t just take a lot from you emotionally. It can also take a lot from you financially. The simple truth is you need to protect yourself financially during a divorce. Otherwise, it could end up ruining you financially, leaving … Continue reading

New Study Reveals Surprising New Divorce Trend

April 21st, 2014

If you had to guess which age group is experiencing an increasing divorce rate, you’d probably guess young adults. After all, it makes sense that getting married at a young age can be risky and increase the odds of divorce. … Continue reading

How Much Does It Cost To Hire A Florida Divorce Lawyer?

April 17th, 2014

With about 80% of people getting divorced stuck in family court on their own, the truth is that the average person is under the impression they can’t afford to hire a divorce attorney. But is that really true? Does it … Continue reading