Facing divorce is frightening, wondering what your new life will look like and how you will make ends meet. Transitioning from a dual income household to a single income is incredibly difficult and overwhelming for anyone who endures that situation.
As you are going through your divorce, you need a legal team you can rely on to alleviate anxiety as it relates to spousal support. Our dedicated team of lump sum alimony lawyers provide compassionate legal service during your time of need.
In Florida, there are different forms of alimony, lump sum alimony is a single, one-time payment and designed to provide financial assistance to a dependent spouse.
There are many factors that are considered when determining durational alimony in Florida. These are a few of the more common contributing factors:
- Standard of living established during the marriage
- Duration of the marriage
- Financial resources
- Earning capability
- Contributions to the marriage
- (Step) Children
- Sources of income
There are pitfalls associated with a lump sum alimony agreement. For example, these agreements cannot be modified. Other types of alimony can be modified if there is a justified reason, such as a substantial change in circumstance or if a former spouse has gotten remarried.
Alimony can be complicated, do not try to navigate these complex waters alone. Trust the experienced team of attorneys at Florida Women’s Law Group. We are committed to providing you a positive experience all while seamlessly handling the meticulous details.