child support in collier county, florida

How Does Child Support Work in Naples, Florida?

Whether you are in the midst of divorce or were never married, Florida state law controls how child support works in Naples, Florida.  Florida Statute Section 61.13(1) allows the court to enter child support orders and provides some guidelines of what child support orders must include. The statue immediately instructs that the courts have the power…

Income in a Collier County Divorce

My Spouse Refuses To Work In My Naples, Florida Divorce. What Do I Do?

When calculating alimony the courts first test is to compare the party’s need with the other party’s ability to pay.  Both of these amounts are largely determined by the parties’ incomes.  When one of the parties has a drastic change in income during the divorce proceedings (and this happens all the time) the other party will…