A: Family Law Cases involve any litigation dealing with a family unit. Can include other relationships outside of the family, including boyfriend/girlfriend relationships, repeat domestic violence and sexual violence. Below is a list of some of the cases that are considered Family Law Case:
A: No you are not required to hire an attorney to represent you in any Family Law Case. However, Family Court Cases are often emotional and difficult. It is strongly recommended that you seek the advice of an attorney who would represent your interests.
A: There is no charge for obtaining these forms online. If you decide to contact one of our Self Help Specialists, our county currently does not charge for providing these forms. however, this free service may change and there may be an added nominal fee if you wish to obtain these forms from our self-help program. please check with the Self Help Specialist in your area.
A: The only requirement is that one of the parties is a resident of the state of Florida for six months prior to the filing of the divorce. This must be proven through a Florida drivers license or ID card with an issue date six months to the filing date; affidavit of cooborating witness or other Id with proof of residency.
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