Joe Considine has the experience, negotiating skills and practical knowledge in Marchman Act, Family Law, and courtroom procedure to aggressively advocate for your interests, to fight for your future, to protect your children and to gain the independence you need to move on with your life. He is a persuasive litigator and innovative problem solver.
You need an experienced lawyer to handle your case. There are many rules of civil procedure and evidence that must be followed in court to optimize your chances of success. Many lawyers are unfamiliar with all of these rules. You need someone familiar with the courtroom and the local judges. Mr. Considine has litigated many different civil cases from divorces, contract disputes, Marchman Act cases, and significant personal injury cases over his long career as an attorney. While his practice is focused on divorce and family law cases, including Marchman Act, his experience is broad and extensive in the courtroom. He has practiced and tried cases before many of our local judges.
Joe Considine is the choice of many treatment centers who often refer clients to him. If your loved one is suffering from substance abuse, Joe Considine can help you choose the right solution to protect their best interests and as well as your family’s best interests through the Marchman Act.
Part of a Family Law attorney’s job is to assist in alleviating stress and fear by helping you through the divorce process. Joe Considine will achieve for you a clear and binding settlement agreement that provides financial and custodial stability, allowing you to move independently into your future.
When substance abuse or drug addiction affects a friend or member of your family, there is a legal procedure that allows you to confidentially request a court order for assessment, stabilization and treatment. In Florida, this procedure is called “The Marchman Act.” This measure provides court-ordered consequences if the person does not follow the court’s directives.
Mr. Considine, using the Marchman Act, has the experience assisting families with the difficult decisions they are faced with when a loved one is in the midst of the devastation of drug addiction and/or alcoholism and is unwilling to seek help. He will get your loved into treatment.
Joe Considine has more than 30 years experience as a divorce attorney, handling different types of complex and more routine divorces. He understands you are concerned about you well-being, that of your children and your finances. Joe Considine has helped hundreds of people protect themselves and their children from the difficulties of divorce. He understands what is at stake when it comes to your family and he will act for you accordingly.
Frequently Asked Questions From Families About The Marchman Act
...FAQ #8: What is the type of evidence that I need to be prepared with to present to the Court to show that my loved one needs help?
The best evidence includes when the loved one has admitted to you that they know there is a problem...Testimony by the person to whom such a statement was made is admissable...
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