An uncontested divorce refers to situations where both spouses can agree on all of the major issues to be resolved and therefore don’t need to settle their case in court. While this situation is much more desirable, it’s not always possible to work out your issues amicably. In those situations, you
Syprett Meshad is proud to announce that Amanda King has been named a partner in our Sarasota law firm. Ms. King has been working at Syprett Meshad as an associate since 2010. Her practice focuses on family law and divorce, including matters related to: Spousal support (alimony) Child custody and
People obtaining a divorce in 2018 will not see issues of alimony being impacted by the 2017 Tax Reform Bill. For those individuals, the existing rules regarding alimony – that it is deductible by the person paying the alimony and taxable as income to the person receiving the alimony – remain in
Going through a divorce can be a complicated process, especially if you have a sizeable amount of assets and/or young children. By doing some initial planning, you can help ensure our lawyers have all of the information necessary to craft the best possible divorce agreement to reflect your needs
Sarasota Family Law Attorney Peter J. Krotec has been recognized by the American Institute of Legal Counsel as a 2015 “10 Best” attorney in Florida, in the practice area of Family Law. Rated AV Preeminent® by the Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™, Attorney Krotec has been practicing marital
Michael L. Resnick Syprett Meshad president, Attorney Michael Resnick, will be a scoring judge in this weekend’s 12th Judicial Circuit High School Mock Trial Competition, organized by the Young Lawyer’s Division of the Sarasota County Bar Association. The event will give Manatee and Sarasota high.
Dissolution of a marriage, or divorce, is one of the most difficult challenges a couple or a family will ever face. From the initial petition for divorce, to developing parenting plans, to navigating the sometimes thorny issues of equitable distribution of property and alimony, there are many.
Syprett Meshad President and Family Law Attorney Michael L. Resnick appeared recently on ABC 7’s popular “Suncoast View” television program to discuss marital law and issues surrounding divorce. In the program, which aired Thursday, August 20, 2015, Mr. Resnick provided strategic tips for married
The vengeful message designed to let your ex know exactly how evil he/she is, and why you are better off alone. Everyone who goes through a break up has been tempted to do it, and every family law attorney in the country warns against it. Whether it’s a picture flaunting a new love interest, a text
When one spouse provides insurance coverage to their family under a group insurance plan, the other spouse is often concerned that they, and possibly their children, will lose their insurance coverage in the event of a divorce. However, in a divorce case, the Judge can require one spouse to