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Can I Legally Adopt My Spouse’s Children?

By David L. Hirschberg, P.A. |

Nowadays many children have stepparents in their lives who they are as close to, if not closer to, as their biological parents. These stepparents often view their spouse’s biological children as their own and wish to legally formalize this parent-child relationship by adopting their stepchildren. Here in Florida stepparent adoption can be accomplished by… Read More »


Collecting Back Child Support in Florida

By David L. Hirschberg, P.A. |

Here in Florida parents are legally obligated to financially provide for their children. When a child’s parents are not together, one parent is generally required to make periodic child support payments to the other parent. But what happens when a parent who has been ordered by a family law court in Florida to pay… Read More »


Child Custody Disputes: What You Can Do to Help Your Case

By David L. Hirschberg, P.A. |

Getting divorced can be an extremely complex and stressful experience, especially when the couple gets into a child custody battle. Unfortunately this happens a lot. Consequently, one of the first questions that separating parents often ask their divorce attorneys is, “What can I do to help win custody of my children?” This is a… Read More »


FAQs About Child Support Orders in Florida

By David L. Hirschberg, P.A. |

Here in Florida all parents, whether married or not, have a legal obligation to provide for their children. How much a parent is legally required to contribute is determined based on our state’s “Income Shares Model”, which estimates the financial needs of the child and then divides this amount between the parents based on… Read More »


When Can Child Support Be Modified in Florida?

By David L. Hirschberg, P.A. |

If you and your ex-spouse or ex-partner have a child in common, then you already know that courts are compelled to establish the child support obligations of each parent. Child support obligations are ordered not as a punishment against one parent but in order to provide the child (as much as possible) with financial… Read More »


Your Ex-Spouse “Kidnaps” Your Child – Now What?

By David L. Hirschberg, P.A. |

Custody disputes are some of the most emotionally-charged and mentally- and physically-draining contests that can erupt in any Florida family law case. When a child’s parents compete for as much time as possible with the child, the parents can engage in behaviors that are harmful to the child – and potentially illegal. What is… Read More »


How to Fight a Prenup in Florida

By David L. Hirschberg, P.A. |

Under Florida law, prenuptial agreements (commonly referred to simply as “prenups”) function as a legal tool that can help engaged couples protect their financial futures by securing their assets in the event of a divorce. However, only valid prenups are enforceable. Therefore, in order to successfully fight a prenup in Florida you must be… Read More »


When Does Spousal Support End in Florida?

By David L. Hirschberg, P.A. |

When a couple gets divorced in Florida, it is not uncommon for the court to order one spouse to pay spousal support (also known as alimony) to the other.  In determining whether to award alimony, the court must first make a specific factual determination as to whether either party has an actual need for… Read More »


Tips on How to Prepare for Your Divorce Mediation

By David L. Hirschberg, P.A. |

Couples who decide to participate in divorce mediation are often able to save considerable time and money during their split, especially those who show up to their mediations well prepared. Whether or not you’re decided to have a divorce attorney represent you during your mediation, it is a good idea to start to preparing… Read More »

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