Protecting Your Interests and Your Family

At the Law Office of Philip J. Schipani, our lawyers handle a wide range of family law matters for both women and men in Sarasota and communities throughout southwest Florida. Through all of these matters, you can count on our personal attention, professional demeanor and attention to detail.

We pride ourselves on putting your family first, and we will always have your best interests in mind. To speak with an attorney, please call our firm today at 941-549-8981.

Marriage Dissolution

Divorce can carry with it many different issues that need to be addressed during a successful and fair proceeding, including alimony and division of marital property.

Child Custody

The most important consideration in a divorce are the children. Our lawyers can help you minimize the impact of divorce on your children and respond to your questions and concerns about issues such as legal custody and support. We also have experience in establishing paternity.

Family Adoptions

Our lawyers provide legal advice and representation to individuals seeking stepparent adoption for either children from a previous marriage or a spouse's children in a new marriage. There are many factors involved in these proceedings, and you need an experienced attorney to guide you through this exciting time in your life.

Domestic Abuse

Whether you have been accused of domestic violence or are the victim of violence in your home, you will need an experienced lawyer on your side. We will help you navigate the complex laws regarding domestic violence.

Name Change

A legal name change can be a simple and direct procedure if done correctly. If done incorrectly, the process may be extended over a greater period of time. We will help you make sure this procedure is completed quickly and correctly.

Talk To A Lawyer About Your Family Law Concerns

Our attorneys listen to the facts of your family law issue. We are available for appointments at any time during the week or evenings and weekends. Please call 941-549-8981 or contact us online to schedule a meeting with a family law attorney. We are conveniently located in downtown Sarasota, near the courthouse.