What should a Florida resident do prior to separating from their spouse or parent of their children?

Prior to any separation, a party should copy important documents that are in the house and consult with our Miami divorce attorneys. A separation can negatively impact child custody, spousal support, child support and other family law matters so it is highly advisable to seek the professional advice of a Miami family law attorney before making final arrangements to separate from your spouse or the parent of your children. Even moving out of the marital home should be carefully considered as it could negatively impact the outcome of your Miami family law matter. The first step is to contact a Miami divorce attorney to learn about your rights and to discuss what consequences may be associated with any actions you take prior to obtaining a court order.If you are considering separating from your spouse, or the parent of your child, and would like to speak with one of our Miami family law attorneys, about the potential consequences involved with separating, contact Vari & Associates. Consultations are available in Miami and at several meeting locations throughout Dade and Broward Counties including Lincoln Road in Miami Beach, West Country Club Drive in Aventura, Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood and in the Homestead area. Appointments are also available by telephone and via Skype internet video chat. Telephone our office at (305) 222-7351 or send us an emailto schedule a consultation.

When scheduling a consultation, please inform the secretary if there are any pending hearings, deadlines for filing an appeal, or other reason why you may need an immediate appointment. We will do our very best to accommodate your schedule in setting an appointment.


The statements in this section are based on Florida law and have been issued to inform and not advise. The statements are general in nature and individual facts in a given case may alter their application or involve other laws not referred to here.

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