Category: Family and Wealth Planning

New Office Address- same Professional Legal Services

Dear Friends, Colleagues and Clients, We have moved to: 1460 East 4th Avenue, Hialeah, FL 33010. We are more accessible as we are off the street. We now offer private parking for your convenience and our same great legal services. Our name has been…

Am I married?

Florida is not a “common law” marriage state. It does not matter how long you live with your partner in Florida–in the same home and share all the same things a married couple share–and you will still not be considered to be “married” under…

HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY! FELIZ DIA DE LAS MADRES!

HAPPY EASTER!

Venezolamos y Asilo Politico en los Estados Unidos

Q.: Can I have my marriage annuled because my husband lied to me?

A.: The Answer to that questions is most likely no. Lying alone is not a legal reason to have a marriage annulled. As a difference, a divorce legally ends the person’s marital status of being married, while an annulment declares, what everyone thought as…

Do I have to pay for my spouse’s health insurance after we divorce?

Am I liable for my spouse’s healthcare costs after the divorce if we were married for at least 10 years? Income and debts acquired during the marriage are marital, in the absence of a pre-nuptial agreement. If the debt was acquired during the marriage,…

Happy Halloween!

Dear friends and colleagues, Some may believe Halloween to be a day related to devils and ugly things. However, the word Halloween comes from Hallow-eve or the eve of saints so the tradition comes more from Christian ways than evil means. In even event,…

A personal note . . . my biggest treasure . . .

Dear readers, writing about legal issues is fun for me and a way to inform others of important laws that may have an impact in their lives. However, I wanted to share the biggest impact I have had in my life so far. It…

Divorce FAQ. 4: My spouse has lots of money. Will I get alimony/spousal support if we divorce?

A. 4: Alimony is not only based on the ability of one spouse to pay the alimony or support. Other factors need to be considered such as the need of the other spouse to receive alimony, the length of the marriage, and other factors…