I am a Canadian nurse working in Boca Raton on a temporary work visa since the summer of 2013. I had moved here with my husband. We separated in September 2013 and are looking to become divorced. He currently resides in Canada and has lawyer representation. We have separated our assets and sold our home. I am told I need a solicitor for which they can forward documents to in order for me to sign and send back.
Some guidance through this process would be appreciated.
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I assume that the divorce will take place in Florida and that you are looking for a Florida attorney to represent you in the state. It seems like it will be a very simple divorce. I suggest that you speak with a family lawyer. Many offer one first free consultation. Best of luck
Your question reads as if your husband is in Canada, you are here in the warmth, there are documents to be signed by you and then return to Canada, presumably for a divorce to be filed in Canada.
If that is a correct interpretation, then you: 1) would need legal advise from a Canadian solicitor/barrister, not a Florida attorney; 2) might not need an attorney at all if the only function of the local legal talent is to receive documents for you which could otherwise be sent to you directly.
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