Sarasota family, criminal, and appellate law attorney Elisabeth G. Whitmire, a senior associate with the law firm of Syprett Meshad, has been awarded an AV Preeminent® rating by the Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™. The AV Preeminent® rating is the highest level of Martindale-Hubbell ranking that an attorney can give to another attorney, and reflects the…
Going through a divorce is a life-changing experience. Splitting up assets, breaking the news to the children, and dealing with new financial circumstances can be difficult. In addition, you’re experiencing a wide range of emotions that can make the process even more complicated. If you’ve already made the decision to dissolve your marriage, or your…
Receiving a foreclosure notice can be a terrifying and humiliating experience. You don’t want to lose your property or your livelihood. You should recognize, though, that you’re far from the only person to experience this, and you have nothing to be ashamed of. This infographic provides a basic
When you’re served with divorce papers, whether unexpected or not, it can be scary and confusing deciding what to do next. Our family law attorneys suggest taking these seven steps to protect your rights and make reaching a settlement less stressful. If you have questions about your divorce or are
Car accidents are the leading cause of teenage deaths. The majority of teen car accidents stem from avoidable factors, such as speeding, drinking and distracted driving. By respecting your teen’s desire for independence with an open dialogue and clearly established rules, you can help them stay.
The holidays can be a difficult time for people who have recently gone through a divorce. This is especially true if you have young children. One of the most challenging items to navigate during the holidays, especially if it is your first post-divorce holiday season, will be how to share parenting
Nothing about a divorce is easy. It can be a stressful, traumatic time for all parties involved. Often, decisions regarding how to share child custody or how to fairly split up property and assets can become contentious. If you have a pet, deciding who gets to keep your furry friend can often be
You’ve suffered an injury and believe you have a valid personal injury claim. You speak with several attorneys only to find that they won’t take your case. If this describes your situation, it’s understandable that you are likely frustrated and confused about why you can’t find a lawyer willing to.
Sarasota real estate attorney Nancy E. Cason, a partner of Syprett, Meshad, Resnick, Lieb, Dumbaugh, Jones, Krotec & Westheimer, P.A., has been named President of the Sarasota County Bar Association (SCBA). The Association has over 900 members. Ms. Cason was installed as President during the
Florida’s temperate climate makes it a great place to enjoy riding a motorcycle, even as we approach the fall and winter months. While a long motorcycle ride can be an exhilarating experience, it also carries the risk of serious injury in the event of a motorcycle accident. Due to the lack of