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Joy Nicole Owenby

Jacksonville Divorce / Separation Lawyer.

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  1. When filing for an uncontested divorce with children, what are the Mandatory Disclosure forms?

    Answered 4 months ago.

    1. Heather Morcroft
    2. Elizabeth Ann Wolt
    3. Karen Tallent Munzer
    4. Joy Nicole Owenby
    4 lawyer answers

    Mandatory disclosure is the financial information and documents you serve on the other party in a Florida divorce/dissolution of marriage case. The Certificate of Compliance with Mandatory Disclosure Form is located on the Florida Supreme Court website at http://www.flcourts.org/core/fileparse.php/293/urlt/932.pdf. This form gives you detailed instructions on how to complete the form and serve the other party. Please note that there are different disclosure requirements for temporary and...

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  2. How much does a judge care about hearing a voicemail message in court?

    Answered about 2 years ago.

    1. Alejandro Rafael Lopez
    2. Sema Yildirim
    3. Joy Nicole Owenby
    4. Angela Jo Stanley
    5. Brandon M Daniels
    5 lawyer answers

    If it is solely a child support matter with the Florida Department of Revenue, it will not bear any weight as the hearing will only be based on the child support calculation as my colleagues have advised. If it is a paternity matter and time-sharing (visitation) is involved, then it will be relevant.

  3. How can I stop child support deductions from my pay, for a child that has lived with me for almost 2 years.What motion do I file

    Answered about 2 years ago.

    1. Alejandro Rafael Lopez
    2. Sema Yildirim
    3. Joy Nicole Owenby
    3 lawyer answers

    You will need to file a Supplemental Petition for Modification of Child Support and Time-Sharing (if this was from a prior paternity or divorce action). You should also file to terminate/abate your child support obligation and the Income Deduction Order.

  4. Divorce

    Answered about 2 years ago.

    1. Heather Morcroft
    2. Jeffrey B. Lampert
    3. Sema Yildirim
    4. Alan Smith
    5. Joy Nicole Owenby
    5 lawyer answers

    If you are served with Florida divorce paperwork, you have 2 options. You can either answer and counterpetition for the things you want or you may answer the the marriage is not broken and file a motion to initiate marriage counseling. If you have had marriage counseling before or there is a history of violence or any other unusual circumstance, the court may not grant the motion for counseling. If counseling is granted it is usually only for 30 to 90 days. Please be sure to consult with...