The Art of Giving, Even After Divorce

The holidays are a time of gift giving. Most of us have a list of friends and family and loved ones we want to present with a gift this time

Being Thankful: For the Highs and the Lows

Clients often come to me at the lowest points of their lives. Divorce often means the loss of a dream and an adjustment of life expectations. Divorce often means dividing

Having the First Thanksgiving After Divorce

It can be hard to be thankful immediately after a marriage is dissolved. Parents and children are often still feeling a very raw pain. And since the holiday occurs only

Preparing for Peaceful Holidays this November

In a poignant essay about her thoughts on splitting time with her mother and father, Elizabeth Perez describes the anxiety she feels as an adult trying to make Thanksgiving plans.

It’s Halloween! Let’s Focus on the Treats!

We all know the negative outcomes associated with divorce. But the fact of the matter is, that coming out of a marriage that doesn’t work, or in worse cases, a

Family Fun on the First Coast

Let’s face it, times are tough for divorcing parents. And money can be very tight during this tough time. The good news is that there are still many inexpensive activities

Congrats To Paola Parra Harris & Parra Harris Law!

We’re shouting to the rooftops about our Founder/President’s AV Preeminent Rating!!! Congratulations Paola Parra Harris on achieving a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating. Only approximately 10% of attorneys have

The Lighter Side of Divorce: Canadian Couple Reaches Settlement Over Custody of Season Hockey Tickets Canadians love hockey. The national sport is taken very seriously. Nothing illustrates this as well

Vine Harris Law le da la bienvenida a Mercedes Blason Aguilar, Esquire

This week, Parra Harris Law would like to extend a warm welcome to our newest team member, Mercedes Blason Aguilar. Ms. Mercedes Blason Aguilar is a strong and compassionate family law

Un mensaje durante el huracán Irma

Esta ha sido una semana desafiante para las familias de Florida. Han tenido que prepararse para una tormenta catastrófica. Muchas familias tuvieron que comprar alimentos, agua, baterías y otros suministros.

Actividades extracurriculares: proporcionar consistencia y apoyo

Imagine el siguiente escenario de una pareja: se divorciaron mientras sus 2 hijos pequeños estaban en la escuela primaria. Ambos padres compartieron 50/50 tiempo con los niños y rotaron en

Mujeres, finanzas y divorcio

During divorce proceedings, people tend to think about the emotional toll it is taking on them. It isn’t until much later (sometimes months or years later) that the long term

Ideas para padres divorciados y coherencia escolar

Al comenzar el año escolar, es importante compartir ideas sobre cómo lograr consistencia en las rutinas de tareas y la preparación escolar. Padres divorciados o separados y multipropiedad

Regreso a clases: consejos para padres divorciados o separados

El tiempo de regreso a clases es agitado. Los niños no están acostumbrados a acostarse temprano ni a las mañanas después de las vacaciones de verano. Los padres deben comprar suministros y adaptarse a una nueva rutina.

While many individuals find the separation before a divorce to be a time of “limbo,” it can actually be a powerful time to gain financial independence and learn crucial skills

Increasingly, “nesting” is being used as a temporary parenting arrangement during divorce proceedings and sometimes after a divorce is finalized. Nesting is when the children remain in the marital home