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Will My Tampa Divorce End Up In Court?

By Blair H. Chan, III, PLLC |

When a person is wondering if their divorce case will end up in a Florida court or not, the answer is usually that it depends. For example, is your divorce contested or uncontested? If an uncontested divorce is possible, you and your spouse will reach an agreement through compromise and it can be confirmed… Read More »

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What To Ask A Tampa Family Attorney

By Blair H. Chan, III, PLLC |

To determine if you can achieve your post-divorce goals, connect with an attorney who will help you achieve your objectives. From your very first attorney-client meeting, you need to ask questions to be sure you are hiring the right attorney for you. Bring your Florida divorce questions to the attention of a Tampa family… Read More »

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Do I Need A Premarital Agreement?

By Blair H. Chan, III, PLLC |

People have different opinions about premarital agreements, some find them to be a useful tool while others do not feel comfortable talking about a pending marriage ending. The truth is if you are considering a prenuptial agreement, you may need one. A type of legal document, prenups protect individuals financially should the marriage not… Read More »

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Helping Teens Cope Through The Divorce Process

By Blair H. Chan, III, PLLC |

Divorce can be overwhelming, and it can be difficult for a parent to know how to help their teenager when they are experiencing a lot of emotional upheaval themselves. Large life changes are difficult, at every age. Even if you know you have made the right decision to move forward with a divorce, you… Read More »

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How To Start Your Florida Divorce Lawyer Decision Process

By Blair H. Chan, III, PLLC |

If you are looking for a legal professional to guide you through a divorce and you haven’t worked with a family lawyer before, you may be unsure how to start the process. Taking steps to connect with an attorney you can trust is essential, and getting started as soon as possible could result in… Read More »

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When Divorce Is Unexpected

By Blair H. Chan, III, PLLC |

Sometimes a marriage dissolves slowly, over time, and when the discussion of divorce finally bubbles to the surface neither spouse is surprised. From there, the marriage ends through negotiation. But not all divorces are amicable, there are situations when a person is stunned and surprised when their spouse asks for a divorce. If you… Read More »

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What If I Need My Child Support Payments To Be Higher?

By Blair H. Chan, III, PLLC |

When child support payments are determined, during the divorce process, the incomes and assets of each person are analyzed along with the number of children being supported, potential future earnings, and the amount of time the children spend with each of their parents. The payments are designed to ensure the kids have what they… Read More »

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Custody Agreements And Moving Out Of Tampa

By Blair H. Chan, III, PLLC |

There are many reasons why people want to move during or after a divorce. Some people want to return to the area where they grew up, where they have more familial support, which may be a state other than Florida. Others have always wanted to live in another region and believe it is time… Read More »

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Failing To Make Court-Ordered Support Payments

By Blair H. Chan, III, PLLC |

When parents divorce, it is common for a non-custodial parent to be ordered to make support payments. Florida court ordered payment amounts will depend on a few different factors, but the main component is the income and resources of the parents. If you were ordered to pay child support and you stop paying, you… Read More »

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When Is A Good Time To Divorce?

By Blair H. Chan, III, PLLC |

If you are contemplating a Florida divorce, you may be wondering when would be the best time to do so. Every situation has its own unique needs, so when to divorce will vary from family to family. For some, moving toward their future as soon as possible is desired. Others are weighing outside issues,… Read More »

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