Categories for Family Law

An Overview of Paternity Establishment

March 9, 2021

Whether you’re a mother looking for child support, or a father who wants the legal right to spend time with his child, establishing paternity in Miami, FL is a key part of child support and custody cases. Since families can take a number of different forms and sizes, paternity law... View Article

Can You Be Put in Jail for Not Paying Child Support?

March 17, 2020

When you have a child, you’re legally obligated to contribute to the support and welfare of that child, even if you’re not a custodial parent. When a noncustodial parent refuses to pay their child support obligations, the custodial parent can file an action to force payment—and if the other parent... View Article

Understanding the Termination of Parental Rights

October 28, 2019

Being a parent is a difficult job, but an important one—in fact, the state values the role of mothers and fathers so much that anyone deemed “unfit” could be subject to having their parental rights terminated. Florida identifies several different statutory ways in which a person’s parental rights can be... View Article

When Is Supervised Visitation Necessary?

October 14, 2019

In custody cases, parents often share custody and/or visitation rights, which are agreed upon with help from child custody lawyers in Miami, FL. However, when one parent is deemed unfit—whether that’s due to allegations of substance abuse, domestic violence or otherwise—a judge may decide that supervised visitation is in the... View Article

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