For most families, it is tough enough but large distances and often long deployment times away from spouses and children produce a very high rate of divorce among military personnel. There are certain problems that may arise from a divorce involving one military spouse.
If you are a military personal stationed at home or abroad, we at The Law Office of John Vernon Moore, P.A. understand the difficulty and stress that Marines, Army, Air Force, and Coast Guard personnel have with constant travel and relocation requirements.
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Handling Military Divorce matters in Florida
The first problem for military members of any Florida divorce is whether Florida courts have jurisdiction, or legal authority, over marriage and personal jurisdiction – ex: the right to make direct rulings against the non-filing party. Our professional attorneys have the relevant knowledge to cope up with such matters.
One of the main challenges faced by military men and women as they begin their marriage divorce process is what will happen to their military pension if they get divorced. If you or your spouse are in the military so in your divorce case there are special conditions whether either or both of you are or are receiving a military pension.
There are specific issues for military members:
- How to split the military pension;
- How to calculate income for Florida child support measure and spousal support purposes;
- How to establish parenting plans when the military member is deployed in another state or country;
- What to do when the military member is moved to another state after the court has ratified a parenting plan?
For all these answers and to tackle these issues, you need to speak to an experienced attorney at our law firm.
Get in touch for Military Divorce cases in Florida
If you have questions regarding military divorce, contact our military divorce lawyers at the law firm of John Vernon Moore, P.A.
We provide a free initial consultation to discuss the options available to you, as well as we have a team of divorce attorneys and legal staff committed to providing to you the best representation possible.