Category: Family Law

In stepparent adoption, when must consent come from the father?

Rebuilding Futures. Restoring Confidence. Bankruptcy Law Family Law x Close In stepparent adoption, when must consent come from the father? On behalf of Furr & Cohen, P.A. posted in Family Law on Wednesday, August 3, 2016. There are many reasons why a stepparent may desire to adopt the minor child of [...]

How an attorney fits in to the collaborative process

Rebuilding Futures. Restoring Confidence. Bankruptcy Law Family Law x Close How an attorney fits in to the collaborative process On behalf of Furr & Cohen, P.A. posted in Family Law on Wednesday, March 30, 2016. If you are struggling with a family legal matter, you are likely reading a lot about [...]

Do I have to go to court to resolve a family legal matter?

Rebuilding Futures. Restoring Confidence. Bankruptcy Law Family Law x Close Do I have to go to court to resolve a family legal matter? On behalf of Furr & Cohen, P.A. posted in Family Law on Wednesday, March 16, 2016. When you think of resolving a legal issue, particularly one involving divorce [...]

Is it possible to pay child support for a child that isn’t mine?

Rebuilding Futures. Restoring Confidence. Bankruptcy Law Family Law x Close Is it possible to pay child support for a child that isn't mine? On behalf of Furr & Cohen, P.A. posted in Family Law on Wednesday, March 2, 2016. Raising a child is an incredible responsibility. From the minute they are [...]

Divorce and the collaborative process

Rebuilding Futures. Restoring Confidence. Bankruptcy Law Family Law x Close Divorce and the collaborative process On behalf of Furr & Cohen, P.A. posted in Family Law on Wednesday, December 9, 2015. The process of getting a divorce can feel like a rollercoaster where you have no idea what's coming around the [...]

Proposed state law would change alimony, custody decisions

Rebuilding Futures. Restoring Confidence. Bankruptcy Law Family Law x Close Proposed state law would change alimony, custody decisions On behalf of Furr & Cohen, P.A. posted in Family Law on Friday, November 13, 2015. Many Floridians and people across the country say that they have no interest in politics. However, decisions [...]

If you’re Catholic, getting an annulment is now easier

Rebuilding Futures. Restoring Confidence. Bankruptcy Law Family Law x Close If you're Catholic, getting an annulment is now easier On behalf of Furr & Cohen, P.A. posted in Family Law on Friday, September 25, 2015. For many years, getting an annulment has been expensive and time consuming for Catholics. However, thanks [...]

Hidden assets: What you need to know?

Rebuilding Futures. Restoring Confidence. Bankruptcy Law Family Law x Close Hidden assets: What you need to know? On behalf of Furr & Cohen, P.A. posted in Family Law on Tuesday, August 25, 2015. All divorce cases involve property division. Whether you and your soon-to-be ex have a prenup that clearly outlines [...]

What is adoption fraud?

Rebuilding Futures. Restoring Confidence. Bankruptcy Law Family Law x Close What is adoption fraud? On behalf of Furr & Cohen, P.A. posted in Family Law on Thursday, July 23, 2015. While most adoptions end positively, with the parents getting to welcome their child to his or her new home, there are [...]

Getting attorney involved in family law issues a game-changer

Rebuilding Futures. Restoring Confidence. Bankruptcy Law Family Law x Close Getting attorney involved in family law issues a game-changer On behalf of Furr & Cohen, P.A. posted in Family Law on Friday, May 22, 2015. When you are getting married, it is not the time to contemplate divorce. Even after you're [...]