I joined the Boca Raton law firm of Schwartz, Gold and Cohen, P.A. as its first associate in 1984, and worked under the direction of Paula Gold, a well known and respected matrimonial... more
I joined the Boca Raton law firm of Schwartz, Gold and Cohen, P.A. as its first associate in 1984, and worked under the direction of Paula Gold, a well known and respected matrimonial attorney who has since retired. In addition to maintaining a license to pracitice law in Florida, in 1986 I was admitted to the District of Columbia Bar, and in 1987 the New York State Bar. In 1989,... view profile
When an ex-spouse makes payments to a former spouse after the divorce, the payments are called alimony. Alimony payments (also called spousal support) are intended to preserve the lifestyle the former spouse enjoyed before the divorce. Unlike child support, which is a required payment to fund a child's necessities, no one is guaranteed alimony. If a couple can't agree, a judge decides whether to award alimony. A divorce lawyer who specializes in alimony knows what information you need to calculate alimony, and can also help if you feel your ex-spouse is asking for too much alimony.
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