Trying to maintain your current standard of living after dissolving your marriage is one of the most difficult parts of divorce. A house that you could afford on two incomes may be too expensive on one income, and providing for other necessities may become a challenge.
Whether you are sure you want to end your marriage or are still considering your options, it helps to understand your rights when it comes to alimony. Sometimes called spousal support or spousal maintenance, alimony is a court-ordered provision of financial support for one spouse from the other after a divorce.
The Central Florida law firm of Delgado & Romanik, PLLC, is here to explain your rights and guide you to a successful resolution of your concerns. Our alimony attorneys represent both men and women who are paying money to or receiving money from an ex-spouse.
Florida courts will consider a variety of factors when it comes to awarding alimony to an ex-spouse. A few of these considerations are the:
The type of alimony awarded can also vary depending on your particular circumstances. We can advise you about:
Should you conclude that divorce is necessary, it is important that you seek the assistance of an experienced alimony attorney who can help you understand each step of the process and ensure that your financial interests are protected. Call us at 386-222-6677 or contact us online to arrange an initial consultation.