Summary Procedure and Computation of Time

Unlike general legal actions, summary procedure provides certain plaintiffs to an action an expedited consideration of disputes. The timeframe for responding to an action is 5 days after service, as opposed to the standard 20 days for general actions.

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Q&A: Can a divorce affect my immigration status?

Q&A with immigration attorney, Elina M. Santana, Esq. who answers some frequently asked questions related to family-based visas and divorces.

Can you apply for citizenship when you’re divorced from the spouse that got you your green card? What happens if your spouse misses the interview? Check out our latest blog post to find out!

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Are retirement plans considered marital property?

Per Florida Statute, any benefits, rights, and/or funds accrued during the marriage in retirement and pension plans are considered marital property subject to equitable distribution. Retirement and pension plan benefits are treated as marital property because they are considered a contractual right received during marriage in lieu of higher compensation, which would have otherwise increased the […]

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Legal Assistant and internship positions available!

Want to find your dream job in the legal field? We are looking to grow our team, and you might just be the person we are looking for!

We have 3 positions in the following areas:
1. Two law clerk positions that involve actively learning what it takes to be an attorney and/or how to run a law firm;
2. One legal assistant with managerial duties.

At this time we are virtual, and offer the flexibility to work from anywhere. Find out more details here:

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Certificate from internet no longer sufficient for my service animal?

Nope. As of July 1, 2020, the law relating to the qualification of a service animal changed to address the abuse of online certificates. In case you didn’t know, online certificates that purport your pet to be qualified as a service animal are very easy to get. In most cases, you simply have to make […]

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