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West Palm Beach Alimony Attorney

Sophisticated Guidance From Experienced Legal Counsel

At the Lane Law Firm, P.A., we draw on our legal, financial, and business acumen to effectively advise clients on all aspects of alimony litigation. Backed by decades of experience, our law firm provides skilled and sophisticated guidance in navigating the often-complicated issues that arise in alimony disputes.

We are familiar with the intricacies surrounding all facets of this area of law, and have substantial experience assisting clients in establishing, contesting, and modifying alimony awards.

Florida Law Concerning Alimony

In awarding alimony, some of the statutory factors that Florida Courts consider are:

  1. whether the recipient has an actual need for alimony, and whether the payor has the ability to pay alimony
  2. the standard of living that was established by the parties during their marriage and the anticipated needs and necessities of life for both of the parties after they are divorced
  3. the length of the parties’ marriage
  4. the age of each of the parties, and their physical, mental and emotional condition
  5. each party’s financial resources, including their income and marital and nonmarital and assets and liabilities
  6. each of the party’s earning capacities, and, if applicable, the time required for either of the parties to acquire sufficient training and education to find appropriate employment
  7. each party’s contribution to the marriage, including, without limitation, services rendered in childcare, education, homemaking, and career building
  8. each of the party’s responsibilities for their minor children after the conclusion of the dissolution proceedings
  9. any other factor that the court finds to be necessary to accomplish a fair and equitable result
Get an Experienced Alimony Lawyer on Your Side

To schedule a consultation with an experienced alimony attorney, call our office at: (561) 363-3400, or contact us online. We have office locations in Boca Raton, Palm Beach Gardens and Wellington, Florida.

Client Reviews
"I had an excellent experience with Mr. Lane. I went through a very difficult divorce and he was excellent. He was always available and always treated me like I was his most important client. I would and do recommend him to anyone who needs a lawyer specializing in divorce." Dr. Mark F.
"Matt Lane truly cares about his clients. He brings his extensive knowledge, years of experience, and meticulous attention to detail to every case. He fights for his clients in a strategic, thoughtful, and cost-effective manner. By the end of my case, we were not just attorney and client, we became and remain friends." Jim B.
"I hired Matthew Lane for a relocation (out of state) and time-sharing case. Mr. Lane went above and beyond my expectations. He knew exactly what needed to be done. Mr. Lane is extremely intelligent and I cannot imagine having someone else represent me… He is truly one of the best and works extremely hard. I am very happy I have Mr. Lane as my attorney." Alisa H.