Category: Collaborative Divorce

What Happens to my Retirement In a Divorce?

If you are facing the unfortunate situation of divorce, amidst all of the tough decisions being made, you might be wondering how your assets will be divided. While you may already know that in the state of Florida assets are divided equally in most divorce cases, what most don’t know...

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What is ‘No Fault’ Florida Divorce?

The process of divorce can be a tough one. The process is made even worse when those being divorced have to place blame and find fault for who/what caused the divorce. Florida’s “no fault” divorce policy eliminates this part of the divorce process. In the state of Florida, the courts...

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Divorce Can Go Smoothly When Everyone Gets Along

The word “divorce” brings to mind some unpleasant thoughts and feelings: fighting, custody battles, sadness, money issues, spite, and pain. A relationship is ending, and things can get messy. Many people who have lived through a divorce will attest that there is a lot of negativity and anger surrounding sensitive...

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Frequently Asked Questions About Divorce

If you are facing a divorce, or helping someone else make their way through one, there are undoubtedly a thousand little questions floating around up in the air. We will try to answer some of the more common ones here. Q: My wife and I went through mediation, and we...

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The Judge Cannot See Through Your Eyes

Sometimes bad things happen to good people. It’s quite possible for 2 individuals, who their respective friends and family would call “the nicest, most honorable person in the whole world,” to get locked together in a bitter divorce proceeding. You could even be one of those individuals, and you could...

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Child Support Payments and College

When going through a divorce, an individual will likely have a thousand questions running through their minds. Who will get custody of our kids? How long will this take? How are we going to split assets? Is the family going to split, or stay close? Will I have enough money...

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Recent Wave of Friendly Celebrity Divorces

Divorce is an extremely emotional event. Even the most level-headed of people can find themselves resorting to grudges, revenge, and petty name-calling when looking down the barrel of a divorce. It’s understandable, too, as for many people, the events leading up to a divorce are far from smooth. In almost...

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Collaborative Law Divorces on the Rise in Florida

The story often goes as follows: A couple gets married, starts having difficulties of some sort, and eventually decides to get a divorce. Most of the time, it is expected that divorces will be bitter and full of fighting and back-stabbing, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Fighting...

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Make Nice in Divorce

It seems like that would be impossible but it doesn’t have to be so. Look at some of the most notably public divorces that have ended in mutual respect – Demi Moore and Bruce Willis, Katy Perry and Russell Brand, and most recently Katie Holms and Tom Cruise. Nice divorce...

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