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May 17, 2024.
posted in Juvenile Crimes

Why You Should Hire an Attorney if Caught with a Fake ID in Florida

Being caught with a fake ID in Florida can lead to significant legal trouble, and the consequences can extend far beyond immediate penalties. Hiring an attorney in such a situation is crucial for several reasons. Here’s why seeking legal representation can make a substantial difference in the outcome of your case. Understanding the Severity of...

April 19, 2024.
posted in Criminal Defense

Drug Possession in Florida: Why You Need an Attorney

When arrested for drug possession in Florida, having an attorney can be vital for navigating the legal complexities and potentially severe consequences that follow. Here’s a detailed look at how an attorney can assist in such cases: Legal Representation and Advice Understanding the Law: Florida’s drug possession laws can be strict and complex. An attorney...

March 15, 2024.
posted in Child Support

Navigating Child Support Requirements in Florida: A Comprehensive Guide

Understanding Child Support in Florida In Florida, child support is a financial obligation designed to cover the expenses associated with raising a child. This support ensures that the child’s financial needs are met, from basic necessities to educational expenses, regardless of the parents’ marital status. Key aspects of Florida’s child support laws include: Calculation standards:...

February 14, 2024.
posted in Divorce

The Winning Play: How Involving Your Children in Sports Can Strengthen Your Marriage

Marriage is a journey filled with highs and lows, and navigating through the challenges requires dedication, effort, and often, creative solutions. One such solution that might surprise you is involving your children in sports and extracurricular activities. The Law Office of Gustavo E. Frances, P.A, your trusted Fort Lauderdale Divorce Attorney, recognizes the positive impact...

January 12, 2024.
posted in Divorce

Strengthening the Bonds: A Guide to Building a Successful Marriage with Your Fort Lauderdale Divorce Attorney

Marriage is a journey that requires commitment, understanding, and effort from both partners. While challenges are inevitable, the key to a successful marriage lies in proactively addressing issues and working together to create a strong foundation. The Law Office of Gustavo E. Frances, P.A, your trusted Fort Lauderdale Divorce Attorney, recognizes the importance of fostering...

December 14, 2023.
posted in Divorce

Navigating Post-Holiday Divorce Trends: Insights from Your Fort Lauderdale Divorce Attorney

The holiday season is a time of joy, celebration, and togetherness. Families come together to create lasting memories, share laughter, and exchange gifts. However, as the festivities wind down and the new year begins, some couples find themselves facing the harsh reality of strained relationships. The Law Office of Gustavo E. Frances, P.A, your trusted...

November 28, 2023.
posted in Child Support

Can You Collect Child Support After the Child is 18?

When it comes to the complexities of child support, many parents find themselves navigating a maze of legal obligations and uncertainties, particularly after a divorce. It’s crucial to understand the nuances of these obligations, especially in states like Florida where specific rules apply. The End of Child Support: Not Always at 18 In Florida, a...

October 26, 2023.
posted in Divorce

How to Talk to Your Children About Divorce: A Fort Lauderdale Divorce Attorney’s Guide

Divorce is a difficult experience for everyone involved, but it can be especially challenging for children. As a Fort Lauderdale divorce attorney, I have seen many families struggle to communicate with their children about divorce. However, there are some things that parents can do to make the process easier and less stressful for their children....

September 14, 2023.
posted in Divorce

Divorce and Retirement: How to Protect Your Savings and Adjust Your Plans

Divorce can have a significant impact on retirement planning. When a marriage ends, the retirement savings that were once shared must be divided. This can be a complex and challenging process, and it is important to be aware of the potential pitfalls. The Law Office of Gustavo E. Frances can help you understand your rights...

August 21, 2023.
posted in Divorce

How to Cope with the Emotional Toll of Divorce

Divorce can be a very emotional experience. It is a time of great change and upheaval, and it is not uncommon to feel a wide range of emotions, including sadness, anger, grief, loneliness, and anxiety. It is important to be aware of the potential emotional challenges that couples may face during a divorce. Here are...

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