Family Law Attorneys Serving Clearwater, FL
Divorce and family law are among the most complex and emotionally charged experiences for individuals and their families. These issues involve your most private and personal relationships and matters from your finances, property, and debts to raising your children. The disruption, instability, and uncertainty of their legal proceedings can profoundly change your life.
That is why such issues must be handled with care and effectiveness. At Emerson Law, P.A., we understand our clients’ challenges when dealing with these issues and are committed to providing compassionate and competent legal representation. When you work with our firm, we will do everything possible to help you resolve your case as efficiently as possible, providing you with the best options for your needs.
Our Family Law Services
At Emerson Law, P.A., our goal is always to resolve divorce and family law cases as amicably and affordably as possible. We work closely with you to understand the circumstances, goals, and needs you bring to the table.
We seek to resolve cases through negotiation methods outside of court whenever possible. These methods can be less stressful, less expensive, and less time-consuming than litigation. Furthermore, they keep essential decisions in your hands, often resulting in a more favorable outcome for both parties.
However, we understand that not all cases can be resolved through negotiation methods. We are prepared to aggressively litigate on your behalf when needed. Our skilled legal team can prepare and represent you in court with a strategy to protect your rights and best interests.
We handle all Florida family law matters, including:
- Adoption: We provide legal assistance and guidance for individuals and families in the adoption process, ensuring that all legal requirements are met.
- Annulment: Our team can help you navigate the complex and often emotional process of obtaining an annulment, a legal declaration that a marriage was never valid.
- Domestic Violence & Abuse: We offer legal representation to domestic violence and abuse victims in seeking protective orders and advocating for their rights in court.
- Child Custody: Our attorneys can work with you to establish child custody arrangements that serve the best interests of your children while protecting your parental rights.
- Child Support: We can assist you in securing child support payments that are fair and reasonable based on your circumstances.
- Divorce: Our firm provides comprehensive legal representation for individuals going through the divorce process, including property division, spousal support, and child-related issues.
- Fathers’ Rights: We advocate for your rights as a father to give you a voice in legal matters related to child custody, child support, and other family law issues.
- Legal Separation: Our attorneys can help you obtain legal separation, allowing you and your spouse to live separately while retaining certain legal marital rights and protections.
- Parenting Plans: We can assist in developing parenting plans that address custody, visitation, and other key issues related to co-parenting after divorce or separation.
- Prenuptial & Postnuptial Agreements: We provide legal advice and guidance for couples seeking to create prenuptial or postnuptial agreements, which can help protect assets and financial interests in the event of divorce.
If you face any family law issue, Emerson Law, P.A. can help you navigate the process, providing critical advice, guidance, and support. We know this is a difficult time for you and your family; relying on our proven and trusted team can be invaluable in easing the way and seeking an optimum result.
"He held my hand through my entire custody process."
Mr. Emerson for lack of a better phrase held my hand through my entire custody process. I was very busy with other personal matters during the custody procedures, but my case never missed a beat due to Mr. Emersons diligence. I would highly recommend him to anyone needing an attorney in any of his areas of expertise. Mr. Emersons rates were also fantastic when I compared a few different lawyers.- Nicholas
"I very much recommend Cody to everyone if you want a good dependable lawyer."
I can't say enough about a small legal problem I had and I retained Cody Emerson to represent me. Not only did he win my case but he and his staff went above and beyond to get my problems resolved. I very much recommend Cody to everyone if you want a good dependable lawyer.- Karen M.
"I would highly recommend him!"
Mr. Emerson is an excellent attorney and I would highly recommend him. Cody and his team are professional and provided prompt responses to any questions I had throughout the entire process. He made a difficult process as smooth as possible and never gave me unreasonable expectations.- Nicole P.
"I hold him in high regard and will recommend him!"
There’s no question Cody is a talented and dedicated lawyer. I hold him in high regard and will recommend him to anyone going through a divorce. Not only did he take over my case and accomplish more in a month than a whole year; he kept my mind at ease and helped me make some tough decisions. He’s extremely detail oriented and amazingly smart. I’m so grateful for all he’s done for me. If you’re looking for a trustworthy lawyer, he’s your guy!- Sheli M.
"Cody is an outstanding attorney!"
I feel lucky to have had Cody Emerson and his team on my side during my divorce. Cody is an outstanding attorney, highly respected by the judge and court. He got me everything I hoped for, but didn't think that it was possible to get. Thank you, Cody, Kali and Jason for patiently putting up with me during these last two, most difficult years of my life and taking such good care of me. You guys are the best! Thank you!!!- Eva