Archive: 2018

March is National Reading Month

March 3, 2021 | Category: Articles

With March being National Reading Awareness Month, News4Jax and Douglas Law Firm want to shine a spotlight on classrooms that have demonstrated a passion for reading. There is no question that literacy is an essential element to a child’s development and opens the door to a brighter future.  

Read Full Post

Are My Florida Child Support Payments Fair?

February 16, 2021 | Category: Divorce and Family Law

In the midst of a family law case, the children’s well-being and quality of life is the most important aspect of the legal matter in the court's eyes. While the parents are able to voice their arguments for custody agreements and child support payments, the judge will always rule in favor of the circumstances that will best support the children involved in the process. The ultimate goal is to ensure that the children have the same quality of life they had before the divorce and also ensure that their needs, both financially and emotionally, are met.

Read Full Post

Estate Planning During the Covid-19 Pandemic

January 4, 2021 | Category: Estate Planning in Florida

The recent surge in the coronavirus pandemic across the country has reminded all of us that a return to “normal” is far from imminent. The public health and economic crises caused by the pandemic have had many secondary effects, one of which is that we have all been reminded of our own mortality. For many people, this has sparked a renewed and urgent interest in estate planning, including creating, updating, and/or finalizing estate plans.

Read Full Post

What If I Cannot Pay My Florida Court-Ordered Child Support?

December 29, 2020 | Category: Articles, Divorce and Family Law

In cases of legal separation, divorce, and paternity, one parent is typically ordered to pay child support to the other legally responsible parent.  Under Florida child support law, parents are not able to waive child support obligations.  Parents of a minor child have a legal and moral duty to support their child.  Failing to pay court-ordered child support in Florida can result in severe consequences. 

Read Full Post

How To Claim Bodily Injury in Florida Resulting From a Vehicle Accident

December 2, 2020 | Category: Articles, Personal Injury in Florida

Since Florida is a no-fault insurance state, you must file a claim against your own insurance if you are involved in an automobile accident in Florida.  Injuries from accidents could range from minor bangs and bruises to traumatic brain injuries or nerve damage causing paralysis long-term.  Several factors need to be determined when you are injured in an accident, such as the number of vehicles and people, the size and weight of the vehicles, combined speed, and how the wreck occurred.  

Read Full Post

Contact Us

Douglas Law Firm

Palatka Office

1301 St Johns Ave.,
Palatka, FL 32177

Tel: 386-530-2955
Toll Free: 800-705-5457
Fax: 386-385-5914

View On Google Maps
Douglas Law Firm

Orange Park Office

3168 US Highway 17 South,
Orange Park, FL 32003

Tel: 904-671-8395
Toll Free: 800-705-5457

View On Google Maps
Douglas Law Firm

St Augustine Office

One News Place, Suite E
St Augustine, FL 32086

Tel: 904-671-8395
Toll Free: 800-705-5457

View On Google Maps
Douglas Law Firm

Jacksonville Office

6100 Greenland Road, Unit #603,
Jacksonville, FL 32258

Tel: 904-671-8395
Toll Free: 800-705-5457

View On Google Maps