Effective Guidance For Modifying And Enforcing Court Orders
As life goes on after a divorce or break-up, it often becomes necessary to change the original terms of child custody or child support. In other cases, one parent may need legal intervention to enforce the current orders.
Located in Panama City, McCauley Law Offices, P.A., handles modification and enforcement of custody and support orders in the family courts of Bay County and neighboring jurisdictions of northern Florida. Our lawyer’s 19 years of focused experience in family law will help you find a workable solution or stand your ground in court.
Do You Need To Modify Or Enforce An Order Of The Court?
We have represented parents on both sides of these sensitive and important matters. Carroll L. McCauley III will sit down with you to address your situation, the existing court order, your options and how the judge would likely rule.
In and out of court, we have helped clients favorably resolve:
- Petitions for sole custody in cases of abuse or child endangerment
- Switching primary residence of the child
- Relocation of parent and child (more than 50 miles)
- Changes to the timesharing schedule or parenting plan
- Child support modification
- Termination of spousal support
- Interference with scheduled parenting time
- Child support enforcement, including liens and wage garnishment
- Enforcement of the divorce property settlement
Post-divorce modifications require a showing of a substantial change in circumstances or proof of misconduct. We know which arguments will carry the most weight in the court and how to position you for the best chance of a swift ruling in your favor.
Why can we do that for you? For more than 19 years, our team has assisted clients just like you from throughout the Panama City area. We have been in front of many judges and dealt with many opposing counsel who may very well be involved in your case.
Further, we also work with you so we can deliver these services compassionately. We know you are more likely to discuss the facts of your case with a legal team that you know cares about you. It is very often those same details that can make the difference in your case when it comes time for the judge to decide or for the opposing attorneys to consider an offer in negotiations.
We Take These Matters Seriously
Nothing can be taken for granted in these proceedings, even if you think you have the law on your side. It is important to seek legal counsel early in the process to protect your interests and the best interests of your children. We will thoroughly prepare you for your hearing or negotiate on your behalf.