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While some people may think alimony is based on the ability for their soon to be ex-spouse to pay, that is only one part of the equation. The spouse that is requesting alimony in a divorce must effectively show that the alimony he or she is seeking is a viable need. Another factor is that the amount of alimony being requested cannot put the spouse who may be ordered to pay alimony in financial hardship.
Essentially, alimony is intended to limit adverse financial hardships of the spouse that was a non-wage earner or lower wage earner during the marriage.
There are specific factors and statutory guidelines that the court will follow to determine alimony is warranted, and the amount of alimony that may be awarded.
Some of the factors that are commonly considered in alimony cases include, but may not be limited to:
Alimony may be paid in the form of:
Contact Kimberly M. Soto at 321.972.2279 about your Alimony, Divorce, or Family Law legal needs.
The Soto Law Office, P.A. is conveniently located in Altamonte Springs, FL near I-4, and proudly serves Brevard, Lake, Orange, Osceola, Seminole, and Volusia Counties.
The Soto Law Office, P.A.
Monday - Friday
9:00 am-5:00 pm
Evening and weekend hours available by appointment.
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Kimberly M. Soto is the Owner and Managing Attorney of The Soto Law Office, P.A.
Ms. Soto is a member of the Florida Bar Association and Orange County Bar Association, including their Young Lawyers Sections.
Ms. Soto was awarded her Juris Doctor Degree from The George Washington University Law School.
Ms. Soto was awarded her Bachelor of Arts Degree in International Relations from the honors program at Rollins College, and graduated Magna cum laude.
Ms. Soto is also a member of the Central Florida Association for Women Lawyers, the Florida Association for Women Lawyers, and the Citrus Club.