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You might get a notice that a hearing is scheduled. If the hearing is not scheduled it takes some time for the court to close the case. Best of Luck, Helena Y. Farber, Esq. ~Associate Attorney~ Law ...Read more

I  don't believe you would get in "any trouble" for not calling the police due to your son staying with your ex. The problem you have though, is that your ex at some point, may petition the court ...Read more

Parents have an obligation to support their children.  You may file an application for spousal and child support even without filing for divorce.  If your application is granted, you would b ...Read more

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Divorce Story: “For me, everything was 100 percent about my kid”

Client Interview-Tampa, FL August 2, 2016 I consulted Jeanne about getting a divorce, even before I decided to go ahead with it. One of my biggest concerns was about child custody. She explained to me ... Read more

Divorce Story: “Sane, calm and moving forward”

Client Interview-Tampa, FL August 12, 2016 I thought about getting divorced for 10 years before I went to see Jeanne to talk with her about representing me. I wanted her as my attorney because it was ... Read more

Why Have an Attorney for an Uncontested Divorce?

Congratulations if you’re going through an uncontested divorce. I’m going to assume that means you and your spouse were able to work out a marital settlement on your own. The divorce is pr ... Read more

Domestic Violence

      I have talked to many victims of domestic violence over the years who make the mistake of not reporting the incident to authorities or seeking appropriate medical care f ... Read more

Change of Venue: A How To

In divorce, one of the most common questions we hear is how? How do I file? How do I get child custody? How do I come out of the other side of this mess? With so many hows, sometimes our most importan ... Read more

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