Family Lawyer Archives | Tampa FL Family Law Attorneys

How Does Alimony Work in Florida?

Did you know alimony is the area of family law that requires the most litigation?  In short, alimony and spousal support are payments that are meant to alleviate the financial burdens of the dependent spouse following a divorce.  Let’s get into the details about the different types of alimony in Florida and what it means

Read More...

Florida Legislature Agrees to Abolish Permanent Alimony

BREAKING NEWS, March 2022 According to the Florida Bar, “The Legislature has agreed to abolish permanent alimony, give ex-spouses who pay alimony a “pathway to retirement,” and create a legal presumption that equal time sharing is in a child’s best interest. The House voted 74-42 on March 9 to approve SB 1796 by Sen. Joe Gruters,

Read More...