SMRL Legal Blog

SMRL Law Firm serving Sarasota County, Bradenton, Lakewood Ranch, North Port, Venice, & throughout the state of Florida

October 30, 2018
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... Read More
October 22, 2018
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... Read More
October 15, 2018
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... Read More
September 28, 2018
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... Read More
September 20, 2018
It’s crucial that you visit a doctor after being involved in a car accident, even if the collision was relatively minor and you don’t think you suffered any injuries. In general, we recommend scheduling an appointment with a doctor within three days of the accident. While you may not think this... Read More
August 22, 2018
For divorcing couples with young children, child support will be one of the most important issues you will need to address during the divorce. Fortunately, the state of Florida has enacted a series of laws to govern the process of determining child support. The family law attorneys at Syprett... Read More
July 31, 2018
Syprett Meshad has hired Marquette University Law School student Hannah Compton as a 2018 Law Clerk Summer Intern. Ms. Compton is clerking primarily in the real estate and family law practice areas of the firm. Ms. Compton attends Marquette University Law School in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Upon... Read More
July 19, 2018
Three attorneys at the Sarasota law firm of Syprett, Meshad, Resnick, Lieb, Dumbaugh, Jones, Krotec & Westheimer, P.A., have been selected by Super Lawyers, part of Thomson Reuters, to its 2018 Florida "Super Lawyers" and "Rising Stars" lists.  Firm President Michael Resnick and Partner Teresa... Read More
May 29, 2018
There are many difficult decisions that must be made during a divorce. One of these involves who will stay in the family home while your case is being resolved. This issue can often be contentious since your home is much more than a financial asset – it’s also an important source of your emotional... Read More
May 01, 2018
Handling your own divorce may seem like the easiest choice, but it can quickly become an overwhelming situation. When complicated questions and difficult decisions arise, nothing compares to having an experienced divorce lawyer fighting on your side.  At Syprett Meshad, our divorce lawyers can help... Read More