What Is Needed to Justify a Stalking Injunction

Recent Florida Case Reveals What Is Needed to Justify a Stalking Injunction What evidence is needed to support a permanent injunction against stalking? This was precisely the question at issue in a recent case heard by the 1st District Court of Appeals. In the case of Pickett v. Copeland, the appellate court heard a case where […]

Suspended License for Failure to Pay Child Support

The federal government can suspend your drivers license for failure to pay court ordered child support. 

Health Insurance After Divorce

What happens to your health insurance after you divorce? 

Tax Intercept for Past Due Child Support

The Federal Government can intercept your tax return if you owe back child support. 

Child Support Arrearages

Damien discusses child support arrearages and other components of child support. 

Will the court provide an interpreter?

Will you be provided an interpreter during your court proceeding? 

Mental Health During Divorce

Tips on maintaining your mental health during a divorce. 

What is Hearsay?

What is hearsay in a Tampa divorce?

Are Communications With My Accountant Privileged?

Are discussions with my accountant confidential in a Tampa divorce? 

Is A Discussion with my Priest Confidential?

Is my priest confession confidential? 

3 Ways a Personal Injury Can Lead to Divorce

Can a personal injury accident really lead to a divorce from the person that you promised to love, honor, and cherish for the rest of your life?

Can I put my home up for sale during my divorce?

Why you are better off selling your house after your divorce.

I moved after my case is over. Do I need to notify the court?

It is important that you update your contact information.

Tips for A Successful Mediation

Preparation is the key to handling your mediation. 

We are not married but own property together. What are my legal rights?

For cohabiatated unwed couples, you have rights to take legal action on your property.

Top Three Things to Avoid When Going Through a Divorce: Part 1

Avoiding these actions will make your divorce easier.

How many times can I change my name?

Is there an allocated number of name changes allowed by the court?

I cursed in front of the judge, now what?

Put your emotions aside to avoid unnecessary consequences. 

What is a Psychosexual Evaluation and when will a judge order one?

In rare cases involving complex custody disputes, outside assistance may be required for a final judgement. 

Can I take my child’s cellphone away as punishment?

Is denying access to a child’s phone an act of discipline or an act of theft?

New GPS Apps Brings Electronic Evidence To The Forefront of Divorces

A recent Supreme Court case suggests that you may want to shy away from these new GPS apps offered through your hand held devices. 

Can My Child’s Last Name be Changed?

While name changes during dissolution cases can be easily petitioned, name changes for minors require more cause. 

Top 3 “Need to Knows” about The Spying Spouse

How to handle a spouse that is looking over your shoulder during your dissolution case. 

My ex-spouse quit before retirement age, can I still get a portion of the pension?

A recent court ruling finds that pensions awards may change if your ex-spouse experience a job change. 

Passports for Minor Children

Common questions regarding obtaining and handling a passport for your child. 

Should I file my divorce first?

It may be a better option for you to file first. 

I was just served, what do I do next?

Being handed divorce papers can leave individuals in an uncomfortable position. 

Common Questions Regarding Family Law – Part II

The frequently asked questions on family law. 

Common Questions Regarding Family Law – Part I

The most frequently asked questions on custody and timesharing. 

Be cautious of social media during a divorce

Social media and divorce do not mix. 

Middle aged and getting married? Here’s why you need a prenuptial agreement.

Prenuptial agreements can be created at any age. 

Three Tips for a Successful Deposition

Depositions do not have to be so scary. 

Can you record your spouse’s phone calls?

Spying on your spouse’s behavior should not be your method of obtaining evidence. 

Tampa Divorce
November 17, 2015 The McKinney Law Group

Can I get a divorce in Florida?

Divorce depends on your residency. 

Tampa Divorce
November 15, 2015 The McKinney Law Group

I was just served, what do I do next?

Being handed divorce papers can leave individuals in an uncomfortable position. 

child support lawyer
November 13, 2015 The McKinney Law Group

Paying your child’s college expenses and how it relates to divorce.

Along with alimony and division of property, your child's pursuit for higher education should be thoroughly discussed. 

Tampa Custody Attorney
November 9, 2015 The McKinney Law Group

Will the judge speak to my children in a custody case?

A child's testimony may not be necessary. 

Tampa school
November 7, 2015 The McKinney Law Group

We cannot decide where to send our child to school, what do we do?

Decisions on where your child attends school require a mutual agreement. 

Alimony
November 5, 2015 The McKinney Law Group

Are marital assets considered in alimony awards?

If you are being awarded alimony, martial assets may not be included. 

Tampa Relocation Attorney
October 30, 2015 The McKinney Law Group

I want to move with my children, how far away can I move?

Relocating your child without permission could lead to serious charges. 

Family law Tampa
October 13, 2015 The McKinney Law Group

Common Questions Regarding Family Law – Part II

The frequently asked questions on family law. 

Tampa divorce lawyer
October 13, 2015 The McKinney Law Group

Common Questions Regarding Family Law – Part I

The most frequently asked questions on custody and timesharing. 

child support lawyer
September 30, 2015 The McKinney Law Group

Was your Child Support Hearing Transcribed?

A recent Florida decision is yet another reminder of how important the transcription of your case may be.

Tampa Relocation Attorney
September 30, 2015 The McKinney Law Group

Relocation of a Minor Child

Take the necessary steps and precautions needed to move your child. 

Tampa Divorce
September 30, 2015 The McKinney Law Group

Be cautious of social media during a divorce

Social media and divorce do not mix.