News and Updates



10/20/life new opinion by the Second DCA

10/20/Life penalties in the state of Florida typically deals with enhanced sentencing for people using firearms during the commission of a crime. In general: Under the “10-20-life” law, courts must impose a: 1. 10-year prison sentence on anyone convicted of committing or attempting to commit specific* felonies (with certain exceptions), while armed with a firearm […]

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Criminal Justice Reform

What is the new Criminal Justice reform called the First Step Act? Some things to know: Why is reform necessary: The US has more people in prison than any other country in the world. Will this new law significantly reduce prison populations? No FACTS: The Criminal Justice reform includes: -it is a bill that received […]

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Welcome to our new website!

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Welcome to our new website! This site has been professionally designed to be responsive and mobile friendly, so it looks great and is accessible no matter what type or size of device you are using. Our new website also has an integrated Client Portal, meaning you are able to access your case documents, correspondence, and […]

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What types of custody are awarded in Florida

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The Florida Family law specifically do not make a designation of “custody” of a child; rather the courts require a parenting plan that sets forth each parent’s responsibility for making major decisions affecting the children and a time-sharing schedule detailing when the children will spend time with each parent.  The court can order sole parental […]

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Grandparent Visitation

We can now handle Petitions for Grandparent Visitation.  Under Florida Law Grandparents can now petition for visitation of a minor child whose parents are deceased, missing, or in a persistent vegetative state, or whose one parent is deceased, missing, or in a persistent vegetative state and whose other parent has been convicted of a felony or […]

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