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Post-Divorce Issues Serving Families Throughout Jacksonville For Over 25 Years

Post-Divorce Issues in Jacksonville

Jacksonville Modification Attorney

At Jason K.S. Porter, P.A., we understand that a divorce agreement that once worked may no longer fit your lifestyle. You may feel a need to change child support amounts as well as alimony, custody and other issues as your life changes and develops, which is why you could benefit from a Jacksonville modification lawyer at our firm. Petitioning for a modification of orders is a legal way to change your divorce agreement, but this petition will likely be denied if you do not have the proper evidence to meet the modification criteria.

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The Jacksonville modification attorneys at our firm can guide you through the process so that you can present a valid, well-prepared petition for modification to be considered by a family law judge. If you are looking for a divorce modification, you may be doing so because you have had a major change in life circumstances. For example, you may be charged with paying a large sum to both your ex-wife for spousal support (alimony) as well as a sum to your children for child support.

If you recently had a change in occupation, you may qualify for a modification of these orders. If you have been unemployed for an extended period of time or have taken a pay-cut, then you may be seriously struggling financially. It is important to note that bankruptcy cannot remediate your child support, alimony or related family court-decreed debts. Filing for a modification of orders may be your best option.

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Even those who have successfully completed the divorce process can be struggling with post-divorce issues. Fortunately, there is a way to bring these issues to a resolution. By speaking with a lawyer from the divorce department at our firm, we can evaluate your particular case and advise you on the necessary course of action. To successfully modify or enforce your divorce orders, you need the help of an attorney who has years of experience with the family legal system in Florida.

Our firm has approximately 100 years of combined experience and is ready to assist you, so don't hesitate to contact a lawyer at our firm today!

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