201509.04
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Dorworth v. Dorworth

176 So. 3d 336 (Fla. 5th DCA 2015). In this divorce matter, the Firm successfully had the case reversed and remanded to the trial court to reconsider numerous rulings erroneously made in the former wife’s favor.

201408.29
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Eldridge v. Eldridge

147 So. 3d 1048 (Fla. 5th DCA 2014) In a complicated divorce matter, the trial court agreed with the wife’s contention that certain alimony payments were actually shareholder distributions from the marital business. The trial court awarded the wife one-half of the distributions from that business, as well as attorney and expert witness fees. The…

201404.04
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Fairchild v. Fairchild

135 So. 3d 537 (Fla. 5th DCA 2014) In a divorce case involving numerous issues, the Firm persuaded the appellate court to find that the former husband was entitled to credit for certain material funds used during the proceeding to pay attorney’s fees.

201311.14
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Home at Last v. V.M.

126 So. 3d 1236 (Fla. 5th DCA 2013) In a complicated case involving an adoption agency and the father of a child, the Firm successfully persuaded the appellate court to reverse and remand an Order which dismissed the adoption agency’s second petition to terminate parental rights.

201311.07
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D.M.T. v. T.M.H.

129 So. 3d 320 (Fla. 2013) In this groundbreaking parental rights case, the Supreme Court of Florida (in a lengthy 4-3 decision) agreed with the Firm that its client, T.M.H., had parental rights to a child she raised with her partner, D.M.T. The same sex couple wanted to have a child, and T.M.H.’s ova was…

201303.15
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Sweeny v. Sweeny

113 So. 3d 987 (Fla. 5th DCA 2013) In a complicated divorce case involving nine issues on appeal filed by the Former Husband, the Firm was successful in affirming all rulings in the Former Wife’s favor with the exception of one minor issue concerning a life insurance policy.

201303.13
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Lampert-Sacher v. Sacher

109 So. 3d 862 (Fla. 1st DCA 2013) The Firm successfully challenged two orders entered against our client in a family law matter. The First District reversed and remanded the case for further proceedings.

201210.05
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Fonderson v. Lairap

98 So. 3d 715 (Fla. 2d DCA 2012) The Firm represented the Appellee’s ex-husband in a case where he was ordered to pay temporary alimony as well as attorney’s fees. The Opinion successfully reversed the award of attorney’s fees in favor of the former husband.

201009.10
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Halikman v. Halikman

43 So. 3d 913 (Fla. 5th DCA 2010) A Former Wife appealed a permanent alimony award asserting that it was inadequate. The Former Husband retained the Firm to defend the trial court’s decision and, despite difficult facts which would support a reversal, the Fifth District Court of Appeal affirmed. The appellate court accepted the Former…