Florida
Family Law

Florida
Family Law

You Don't Have To Face It Alone

When facing decisions regarding family law matters, it’s important to know what rights you are entitled to by virtue of your status as a spouse, parent, or extended family member. The counsel of a qualified, Family Law attorney can help you to avoid unnecessary confusion, anxiety, and prevent long-lasting regrets.

The attorneys at Risen & Ryan have represented thousands of clients here on the Gulf Coast and military servicemembers stationed around the world. With decades of courtroom experience and extensive knowledge of Florida Family Law, our attorneys work endlessly to provide the legal strategies and solutions our clients need. While so many rely on our firm, we remain committed to treating every client as if he or she were our only client. 

Whether it’s a divorce, a child custody disagreement, or adoption, you don’t have to face it alone; we are here to help. Complete the Request A Consultation form, and a member of our team will contact you as soon as possible.

    REQUEST A CONSULTATION




    You Don't Have To Face It Alone

    When facing decisions regarding family law matters, it’s important to know what rights you are entitled to by virtue of your status as a spouse, parent, or extended family member. The counsel of a qualified, Family Law attorney can help you to avoid unnecessary confusion, anxiety, and prevent long-lasting regrets.

    The attorneys at Risen & Ryan have represented thousands of clients here on the Gulf Coast and military servicemembers stationed around the world. With decades of courtroom experience and extensive knowledge of Florida Family Law, our attorneys work endlessly to provide the legal strategies and solutions our clients need. While so many rely on our firm, we remain committed to treating every client as if he or she were our only client. 

    Whether it’s a divorce, a child custody disagreement, or adoption, you don’t have to face it alone; we are here to help. Complete the Request A Consultation form, and a member of our team will contact you as soon as possible.

      REQUEST A CONSULTATION




      Issues Within Family Law

      The area of Family Law encompasses the many legal issues that can arise within the context of family relationships. Such issues include, but are not limited to, the following:

      Divorce

      An action for Divorce is referred to as uncontested when both parties agree to all of the terms to dissolution of the marriage. 

      Military Divorce

      Our attorneys have represented thousands of military service members in divorce actions, so we understand and are prepared for the unique challenges such cases can present.

      Alimony

      Our attorneys help our clients get the temporary and post-divorce financial support they need.

      Child Support

      We help married and unmarried parents get the financial support they need, and we can help with the enforcement or modification of existing child support obligations.

      Child Custody

      Our attorneys represent clients in actions to establish child custody agreements and actions to modify existing parenting plans.

      Modification

      We represent clients in actions to modify existing court orders for alimony, child support, and child custody.

      Adoption or Guardianship

      We provide affordable legal representation for prospective parents in private Florida adoptions, including adoptions by step-parents and extended family members. Our attorneys also help clients establish and maintain voluntary guardianships.

      Establishing Paternity

      We help fathers establish paternity and parenting plans that respect and reflect both parents’ rights to maintain continuing parent-child relationships.

      Dependency (DCF Cases)

      We represent parents and caretakers who are being investigated by or whose rights are being challenged by the Department of Children and Families (DCF). 

      Domestic Violence Injuntions

      We represent clients in actions to establish temporary or permanent DV injunctions. 

      Client Testimonials

      “Highly recommend.”

      Highly recommend. They made a difficult process very simple. Their communication is first rate. Walked me through the entire process. Answered all my questions along the way without hesitation.

      - Matthew C.

      Risen and Ryan - Divorce, Family Law, and Bankruptcy
      5
      2020-03-09T12:41:07-05:00

      - Matthew C.

      Highly recommend. They made a difficult process very simple. Their communication is first rate. Walked me through the entire process. Answered all my questions along the way without hesitation.

      “Love them very much.”

      We are very pleased with his work. he does his job very well. he looks out for his clients helps them in every way he can and explains it in easy words so you can understand, not big lawyer words. Glad he stands up for my son and his rights. As a parent, we thank him and his assistant and office staff. They are very understanding. Love them very much.

      - Donna T.

      Risen and Ryan - Divorce, Family Law, and Bankruptcy
      5
      2020-03-09T12:47:34-05:00

      - Donna T.

      We are very pleased with his work. he does his job very well. he looks out for his clients helps them in every way he can and explains it in easy words so you can understand, not big lawyer words. Glad he stands up for my son and his rights. As a parent, we thank him and his assistant and office staff. They are very understanding. Love them very much.

      “They’re fighters…”

      Very helpful and will get the job done with good results. They helped me and my family and we’re very happy today. I’m sure they can help you as well. They’re fighters and very professional.

      - Connie M.

      Risen and Ryan - Divorce, Family Law, and Bankruptcy
      5
      2020-03-10T10:35:05-05:00

      - Connie M.

      Very helpful and will get the job done with good results. They helped me and my family and we’re very happy today. I’m sure they can help you as well. They’re fighters and very professional.

      “Great communication…”

      Great communication, professional and very helpful. My parents and I highly recommend Risen and Ryan!!!

      - Dee J.

      Risen and Ryan - Divorce, Family Law, and Bankruptcy
      5
      2020-03-10T10:35:40-05:00

      - Dee J.

      Great communication, professional and very helpful. My parents and I highly recommend Risen and Ryan!!!

      “In my time of need…”

      I highly recommend Risen & Ryan they helped me in my time of need, very professional !!!!

      - Dennis C.

      Risen and Ryan - Divorce, Family Law, and Bankruptcy
      5
      2020-03-10T11:00:01-05:00

      - Dennis C.

      I highly recommend Risen & Ryan they helped me in my time of need, very professional !!!!

      “Best law firm!”

      Best law firm! Shawn has been there for me since day one. He's helped me out so much and is very knowledgeable on telling you what you need to know and puts in great terms what to do in a situation! Very nice and polite staff and very professional. Will recommend to anyone and everyone!

      -Daniel S.

      Risen and Ryan - Divorce, Family Law, and Bankruptcy
      5
      2020-03-16T18:42:32-05:00

      -Daniel S.

      Best law firm! Shawn has been there for me since day one. He's helped me out so much and is very knowledgeable on telling you what you need to know and puts in great terms what to do in a situation! Very nice and polite staff and very professional. Will recommend to anyone and everyone!
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      Risen and Ryan - Divorce, Family Law, and Bankruptcy