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Britney Spears and Kevin Federline Child Support Dispute

Posted on June 14th, 2018

Looks like Britney Spears and Kevin Federline are still in the midst of contentious child support battle. While the average child support dispute involves hundreds monthly, because of their celebrity status and net worth, Spears and Federline are arguing over more than $20,000 per month. If you are involved in a child support dispute, or hope to modify your child support order, contact The Law Office of… READ MORE

Is Refusing Breathalyzer Tests a Good Idea?

Posted on April 24th, 2018

If you’re pulled over on the suspicion of driving under the influence (DUI) in Florida, is refusing breathalyzer testing legal? What happens if you do refuse? At The Law Office of A. Sam Jubran, P.A., we can answer your questions and help you fight your DUI charges. Call us today at (904) 360-6100. When Will an Officer Ask Me Take a Breathalyzer Test? An… READ MORE

Were You Injured in a Distracted Driving Accident? Here’s What You Need to Know

Posted on April 17th, 2018

Did you know that distracted driving accounts for almost one-third of all car accidents? Much of this distraction is caused by cell phones. According to recent studies, people trying to text or talk on their phones — even when using hands-free devices — are as impaired as drunk drivers. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Florida leads the nation… READ MORE

An Alimony Lawyer Can Help You Through Trump Tax Plan Changes

Posted on March 26th, 2018

The Trump tax plan proposes many changes that affect individual taxpayers — especially in regard to alimony deductions. An alimony lawyer can help you understand your individual situation, as well as guide you through the divorce process. If you have questions about spousal support, or the Trump tax plan and its impact, call Law Office of A. Sam Jubran, P.A. today at… READ MORE

2017 Celebrity Divorce Couples You May Not Have Heard About

Posted on February 26th, 2018

Celebrity divorce rarely surprises us anymore. It is clear that love is fragile. While divorces and separations are common among celebrities, however, 2017 was a particularly noteworthy year. Celebrity Divorce: Chris Pratt and Anna Faris On July 13, 2017, after being married for nearly a decade, Chris Pratt and Anna Faris made the decision to legally separate. Pratt, who met Faris on the… READ MORE

Divorce Planning

Posted on February 28th, 2017

Most people who get married never plan for the possibility that one day they will get divorced. If you are married and for whatever reason feel that divorce is becoming more likely as time passes then you should be aware of some important principles no matter if you are the husband or the wife. Divorce planning becomes important and can… READ MORE

Excellence in The Practice of Family Law

Posted on February 27th, 2017

As Jacksonville Family Law Attorney, I take pride in helping individuals go from difficult to happier times, and I urge anyone confronted with family matters of any type to consult with experienced counsel immediately. The laws that dictate how the courts decide family law issues are complicated, fact-intensive, and are obscure enough to allow the court a wide range of discretion to do… READ MORE

Separation v. Legal Separation in Florida

Posted on November 4th, 2016

There seems to be much confusion about the meaning of “legal separation” in Florida.  Since Florida does not recognize common law marriage, in order for there to be a legal separation, there must first be a legal marriage with or without children.  A legal separation without children is most commonly found in long term marriages where there is a court… READ MORE

Alimony Law In Florida-Reform is Underway

Posted on July 27th, 2015

Even though the 2015 alimony bill died as the legislative session ended in chaos, alimony reform efforts continue in Florida.  The law is expected to change and one of the major changes is that “permanent periodic alimony” currently provided for under the statute will no longer be available. I will summarize the changes we may expect to see during the… READ MORE

Child Support Enforcement: How to Enforce Your Co-Parent’s Obligation to Pay Their Court Ordered Share of Uncovered Medical Expenses

Posted on June 28th, 2015

Child support orders usually allocate to both parents responsibility for their child(ren)’s medical expenses that are not covered by health insurance. The allocation is usually based on the percentage of each parent’s contribution towards their combined net income. In most cases, there is a temporary order or final judgment that requires both parents to pay a portion of the child(ren)’s… READ MORE