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Divorce Support in Florida: Rely on DeVries Law Firm, P.A. for Compassionate Representation

Navigating the complex legal system during a divorce can be daunting, especially when emotions are running high. If you're seeking compassionate and experienced legal representation in Florida, look no further than DeVries Law Firm, P.A. With over five decades of collective experience, our team of dedicated family law attorneys is...
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How we can Help Students Take Charge of Their Student Loans?

Are you struggling to manage your student loan debt? You are not alone. Millions of Americans are in the same boat, and it can feel impossible to get ahead. The good news is that there is help available. The DeVries Law Firm, P.A. can help you take charge of your...
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A Guide to Student Loan Practices in Florida: What You Need to Know

As a student in Florida, you have a variety of student loan options available to help you pay for your education. However, it's important to understand the different types of loans, repayment options, and tax implications before you sign on the dotted line. This blog post will provide you with...
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These 5 Tips Will Make Bankruptcy Less Stressful

Bankruptcy can be a challenging process, but with the right approach, you can navigate it more comfortably. Here are five tips that can help make bankruptcy less stressful for you: 1. Understand the Process: Educate yourself about the bankruptcy process to have realistic expectations and reduce uncertainties. Knowing what to...
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A Guide to Filing for Divorce in Florida: Everything You Need to Know

Going through a divorce can be overwhelming, especially when you have to navigate the complex legal process. If you're considering filing for divorce in Florida, you're in the right place. This ultimate guide will walk you through everything you need to know to make the process as smooth as possible....
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Navigating Repossession Disputes and the Repo Market

In the state of Florida, the market for repossessions, a process where lenders can take back property from borrowers who fail to keep up with their loan payments, is governed by a specific set of laws and regulations. These laws strike a balance between protecting the rights of lenders to...
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Navigating the Debt Dilemma: Florida’s Struggle with Consumer Debt in the Wake of Economic Challenges

During the period from 2023 to 2024, Florida faced a significant challenge as consumer debt levels skyrocketed, casting a shadow of financial insecurity over the state. This surge in debt encompassed various forms including credit card debt, student loans, and medical expenses. Many residents found themselves burdened by these financial...
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Common Misconceptions about Wills & Trusts in Florida

When it comes to wills and trusts, there are many common misconceptions that people have. These misconceptions can lead to problems down the road, so it's important to be aware of them and to make sure that you have the correct information. One of the most common misconceptions about wills...
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The Impact of Valentine’s Day on Domestic Violence Cases in Florida

Valentine's Day is a time for love and romance, but it can also be a time for domestic violence. Studies have shown that the number of domestic violence incidents increases on Valentine's Day. There are a number of reasons for this, including the stress of the holiday, the expectation of...
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Eviction Laws Demystified: Can a Landlord Kick Out Non-Paying Tenants?

In Florida, like in most states, landlords have the right to evict tenants for non-payment of rent. However, this right is not absolute and there are certain legal procedures and requirements that must be followed by landlords in order to lawfully evict a tenant.  Eviction Process for Non-Payment of Rent...
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Top Questions about Florida’s bankruptcy laws answered.

Bankruptcy laws can be complex and difficult to navigate, especially for those who are contemplating filing for bankruptcy in the state of Florida. With that in mind, here are the top questions about Florida's bankruptcy laws answered to help individuals better understand the process and how it may affect them....
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Case Evaluation

At The DeVries Law Firm, P.A., we understand that navigating the legal system can be confusing and stressful. That's why we offer personalized case evaluations to help you understand your legal options and make informed decisions. Our experienced attorneys are dedicated to providing you with the highest level of legal...
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Personalized Consultations

When it comes to legal matters, it can be difficult to know where to start. At The DeVries Law Firm, P.A., we understand that each legal situation is unique and requires personalized attention. That’s why we offer tailored consultations to each of our clients. Our consultations are designed to provide...
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Decoding Estates: The Less-Known Responsibilities of Personal Representatives

In the administration of an estate following an individual's death, certain individuals play vital roles in ensuring that the deceased's wishes are executed as intended. One such critical role is that of the personal representative. This article delves into the obligations and roles of personal representatives in Florida and provides...
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Demystifying Estate Matters: An Intro into How Probate Works in Florida

When it comes to understanding estate administration and the probate process in Florida, many people may find themselves confused and bewildered by the complex terminologies and the legal requirements involved. Simplistically, probate is defined as a court-supervised process of locating a deceased person's assets, paying debts and claims, and distributing...
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Beyond the Will: Unveiling Lesser-known Aspects of Probate Preparation

Preparing a will in Florida, as is the case elsewhere in the country, is a well-known final estate planning task. Nevertheless, multiple lesser-known facets that can significantly impact estate management, heirs, and beneficiaries, often go unnoticed or negligently overlooked. Many people are surprisingly unaware of these facets, beyond the creation...
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Navigating the New Terrain: Understanding Florida’s Prohibition on Assignment of Benefits in Property Insurance

Florida's property insurance landscape has undergone a significant transformation with the enactment of Senate Bill 2-A, which prohibits the assignment of benefits (AOB) in property insurance policies. This change, while aimed at curbing insurance fraud and stabilizing insurance rates, raises critical questions about consumer rights and the future of property...
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Making Sense of Bankruptcy and Its Impact on Credit in Florida

Bankruptcy is a legal process that allows individuals and businesses to obtain relief from their debtors. It is a way for people to obtain relief from debt and start fresh. In Florida, bankruptcy laws are administered by the United States Bankruptcy Court. In order to file for bankruptcy in Florida,...
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A New Year, A New Start- Welcome 2024.

As we bid adieu to 2023 and embrace the fresh start that 2024 promises, we at The DeVries Law Firm, P.A., want to take this opportunity to extend our heartfelt greetings. Our message is simple – as the new year dawns, let's together envision brighter prospects, renewed hope and new...
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Complete Guide on How to Adopt a Foster Child in Florida.

If you're considering adopting a foster child in Florida, the process is straightforward but can be intimidating without the correct information. That's why we have written this comprehensive Guide to walk you through every step of the process in Florida. Becoming a foster parent can be an immensely fulfilling and...
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