Pembroke Pines, FL Custody Attorneys

Establishing a custody arrangement can be one of the most challenging things you’ll ever have to do. That’s why it’s crucial to work with a seasoned custody attorney who is familiar with Florida’s custody laws and can help you navigate the process seamlessly. Our Pembroke Pines custody attorneys are dedicated to protecting your child’s emotional well-being, as well as your parental rights. Let us help you reach a favorable outcome. Call today to request a consultation and learn how we can help you through the challenges of custody.

Types Of Custody In Florida

In Florida, custody is divided into two separate categories: time-sharing and parental responsibilities. 

Time-sharing: This is the amount of time that a child or children spend with each parent. There are three types of plans that parents can submit to the court, including the following: 

  • Equal time-sharing – the child spends an equal amount of overnight stays with both parents. 
  • Majority time-sharing – the child spends more overnight stays with one parent than the other. 
  • Supervised time-sharing – one parent must be supervised by a third party when visiting with their child. This arrangement is most common when one parent has a history of child abuse, addiction, or domestic violence

Parental responsibility: Both parties have to agree on all arrangements and responsibilities; otherwise, these are decided by a judge. While most parents make decisions together, assuming ultimate responsibility or becoming a sole decision-maker is possible as well. 

If your child is old enough, there are certain cases where their preference for custody arrangements will be taken into consideration. However, a judge will not base their decision on preference alone, but will evaluate all other facts involved in the case in order to establish an arrangement that’s in the best interest of the child. 

Custody Can Be Stressful. Our Pembroke Pines Custody Attorneys Can Simplify The Process

Custody is not an easy process to go through for anyone involved. In fact, custody can bring up feelings and conflict that even your divorce or separation did not. However, it’s important to remember that while this life transition is taxing for you and your co-parent, it’s even more so for your child. Sharing time with parents can disrupt your child’s regular routines, social support, and relationships. It can also be easy to let emotions cloud your best judgment and lose sight of what’s most important: your child’s wellbeing. 

Our Pembroke Pines custody attorneys can help you separate your emotions from the facts so that they can establish an arrangement that works best for your family. In addition, a custody attorney can explain your rights, answer your questions, and clarify any uncertainties so you can have peace of mind during the process. Even after your case is closed, a custody attorney can determine if you’re eligible for modifications to your custody arrangement if you’ve experienced a material, unforeseeable, or substantial change like a career shift, necessary relocation, or more. 

What Divorce & Mediation Law Firm Can Do For You

At Divorce & Mediation Law Firm, we have more than 60+ years of combined experience settling custody related matters. We are passionate about protecting your child and supporting your rights as a parent. We understand that the emotional turmoil of custody can be overwhelming, but we can help reduce your worries. Whether you and your co-parent can work things out amicably, or you need a dedicated attorney who’ll be an aggressive advocate, we want to help you reach your ideal end result. Don’t wait to get skilled representation on your side; we’ll put you and your child first! Call Divorce & Mediation Law Firm now to request a consultation and learn your next steps in the custody process.

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Why Choose Cabanas Law Firm?

  • Fully Bilingual – Our attorneys and staff are fluent in English and Spanish, so you don’t have to worry about the details getting lost in translation.
  • 105  Years of Combined ExperienceSergio Cabanas, Esq. was admitted into the Florida Bar Association in 1991 and founded the firm in 2006. The firm’s attorneys have more than six decades of combined experience in family law.
  • Clients Are the Priority – Our Broward and Miami-Dade County family law & divorce attorneys make each client a priority. We respond to all communications within 24 hours and provide concierge-level client services to busy professionals.
  • Certified Mediators – As certified mediators, our attorneys can help clients resolve divorce and family law issues with as little contention as possible.
  • Three Office Locations– Cabanas Law Firm has three offices in South Florida. You can meet with an attorney at our Pembroke Pines, Weston, or Sunny Isles Beach office.

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Laura Grossman, Esq.

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2023-04-05
Acabo de enterarme que firmo el juez hoy mi divorcio. Gracias Cabanas law firm , gracias al abogado Sergio Cabanas por desde el primer día en que llegue llorando me dio seguridad y sali con una sonrisa , me dio mucha tranquilidad encontrarlos y contratarlos . Mil gracias al Attorney Brian Prieto , muy preciso al explicarme las estrategias , y por representarme en corte . Nichol sabes que fuiste muy especial gracias por estar ahi siempre para mi , al igual que Kelly. Los recomiendo 100% . Dos meses resolvieron mi divorcio . 😘😘😘
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2023-03-29
I received an Excellent service from Roxy and Sergio Cabanas I couldn’t ask for anything better, I highly Recommend this Law Firm, They very professional and caring, God bless you all.
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leslie novoa
2023-03-26
The lawyer Sergio Cabanas is a great professional. He was extremely patient while he was answering all my questions. He made feel really confortable and that I could trust him. The staff and specialty Stephany Pelaez are extremely nice willing always to help you. Thank you for making me feel so comfortable and for all your help.
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2023-03-10
Thank you Mr Sergio Lara & Gabriella for your great work by allowing me to go up the street smiling
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2023-03-03
The entire staff was amazing! From first meeting to final judgement it was barely a month and they kept me updated every step of the way. It’s worth spending your money on a firm that knows what they’re doing, and this team DEFINITELY knows what they’re doing!
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2023-03-01
What an amazing Law firm. I’ve had the pleasure of working with Roxy Friedland who is also amazing. Loved her attention to detail. Thank you Cabanas Law Firm.
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2023-02-28
I have worked with Cabanas Law, P.A and have known Attorney Sergio Cabanas for over 11 years. He and his office staff are very knowledgeable and super professional. I highly recommend them!
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2023-02-27
I have known Attorney Grossman since 2001 and trusted her with my friend’s family matter when I was asked for a referral. My friend was completely satisfied. She is highly recommended!
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2023-02-27
Mi experiencia con la oficina de abogados fue excepcional, tienen un staff comprometido con los clientes en inglés y español . Logré mi divorcio en 5 semanas algo increíble . Los recomiendo ampliamente.

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