child support enforcement

The Child Support Enforcement Process: What a Lawyer Can Do For You

Imagine having to beg your employer for your paycheck every two weeks so that you can feed your child. Just like you shouldn’t have to beg your employer for your paycheck, you shouldn’t have to beg your former partner for child support payments. Child support is necessary, as a parental responsibility. It’s paid to make sure that your child or …

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When Should I Request a Child Support Modification?

Regardless of the reason for paying child support, it is crucial that you inform the court of any change in your financial status. Life happens. Your economic circumstances can change at any moment, leaving you in a tight position to make some serious life decisions. Instead of battling the storm yourself, there are resources available to assist you. Whether you …

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Domestic Violence Lawyer When Do You Need One

You may be facing problems at home with issues of domestic abuse or spousal violence. While any form of abuse is grounds for legal procedures, you should understand all of the options available to you. You should have an understanding about when you need a lawyer and when you don’t. Certain problems may be solved out of court, while many …

equitable distribution

Equitable Distribution: How It Works and Who Gets What

Through the course of a marriage, it’s common for couples to acquire assets that they both hold dear. When going through a divorce, the difficult nature of determining who will get to keep each item can be emotionally and legally complicated. A common term you may have heard of, perhaps from a friend who has been divorced, is equitable distribution. …

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Child Custody & Florida Law: What You Need to Know

Divorce is one of the more emotionally difficult experiences a family can experience. When determining child custody, parents will often disagree on how best to share parental responsibilities. If you or someone you know is going through the process of divorce, the law office of Paul H. Bowen, P.A. is an experienced family law office with decades worth of experience …