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  1. Indian River County Alimony Lawyer Margaret Keys McCain

    Margaret McCain

    Margaret Keys McCain graduated from Vero Beach High School in 1986. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Louisiana State University and her Juris Doctor from the University of... more
    Licensed for 18 years - Retainer (Always)
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    6.4

Alimony

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.