Family Law Practice

The reality of a matrimonial dispute is painful and emotionally debilitating. All issues surrounding your separation can create a complicated and contentious transition. Clients are always confronted with legal, financial and psychological issues that will impact their lives, their children, and their families for years to come. Therefore, you need a highly competent attorney with extensive trial experience, legal knowledge and complete dedication to represent you. At Jorge E. Hurtado, P.A., we will guide you through this difficult process with compassion, understanding and will counsel you to make well informed decisions. We listen to our clients to determine their objectives in order to design and implement an honest approach to achieve them. We will explain the law and will adequately guide you through its process and the mechanisms of the court system. Our clients will have a clear understanding of their case and will be fully informed about its development at every stage of the judicial process.

Effective Negotiator

Jorge E. Hurtado, P.A. will first seek to obtain a comprehensive, well-negotiated settlement that will protect the clients' best interests and that will result in a non-litigated resolution. Primarily, we believe that resolving family disputes maximizes the well-being of both clients and their children. When appropriate, we will engage outside consultants and experts such as parenting coordinators, psychologists, forensic accountants, and financial planners to better serve our clients. We work with certified valuators in appraising marital assets, including the valuation of businesses, professional practices and professional licenses.

Decisive Litigator

Jorge E. Hurtado, P.A. has 21 years of courtroom experience. When the client's needs are best served going to trial, we will provide a decisive and effective representation at all stages of required court proceedings. The law firm has argued many hundreds of cases involving a broad range of family law issues throughout the courts of Central and South Florida. The law firm has also successfully handled family appeals in several appellate courts in Florida. Our law firm continuously represents clients in the tri-county areas of Broward, Palm Beach and Miami Dade Counties.

Experienced Attorney Mediator

Jorge E. Hurtado, P.A. is also an enthusiastic contributor and supporter for the advancement of mediation in family disputes. A family mediator is a neutral professional who encourages and facilitates the resolution of a family dispute between two or more parties. Mediation is an informal and non-adversarial process which assists disputing parties in reaching a mutually acceptable and voluntary settlement agreement. The decision making authority rests solely with the parties and the mediator is the facilitator. Jorge E. Hurtado, P.A. has participated in hundreds of family mediations as an attorney representing one of the parties and has been the attorney mediator at close to 100 successful mediations. An attorney mediator with our high experience and qualifications in family law litigation may be the real solution that you are looking for. Contact our law firm and learn more about the process of mediation. 954.341.2230

Areas of Practice in Family Law

  • All Aspects of Divorce
  • Pre and Post-Nuptial Agreements
  • Parenting Plans
  • Time-Sharing
  • Enforcement of Marital Agreements
  • Spousal and Child Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Relocation Petitions
  • Paternity Issues
  • Annulment
  • Dependency
  • Adoption
  • Conflict of Laws Issues
  • International, Interstate
  • Supplemental Modifications