Your Challenges Are Ours to Solve.

 Schipani, Norman & McLain P.A. provides personalized attention to help you find a resolution.

Sarasota Divorce Attorneys

Board Certified Specialist in Marital Law, Experienced in Complex Family Law

At Schipani, Norman & McLain P.A. in Sarasota, our attorneys understand that legal matters involving your family can be emotional, stressful, and confusing. That is why our team is committed to guide you through these issues as you work toward beginning a new chapter in your life. You can rely on us to provide you with personalized attention you need at every stage of the legal process and have the assurance that an experienced family law attorney looking out for your interests. Attorney Phil Schipani is board-certified in marital law, a distinction held by less than 10 percent of attorneys in Florida. Attorney Schipani is also selected as Fellow to the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. This recognition is only held by 73 attorneys in the entire state of Florida. Attorney Colleen Norman is Certified by the Florida Supreme Court as a Family Law Mediator.

There are a host of issues that must be resolved as part of a divorce proceeding, particularly in cases involving significant assets. We handle all issues concerning divorce, including the equitable division of property, child custody, child support, and post-judgment modifications. Whether we are able to resolve your case through negotiation or in the courtroom, you can be assured that we will tenaciously protect your interests every step of the way.

Call our law office today at (941) 499-8154 to schedule a consultation.

  • 2024 Martindale-Hubbell® Award
  • Super Lawyers 2022
  • Super Lawyers 2022
  • 10 Best Attorney Client Satisfaction 2018
  • 10 Best Female Attorney 2017
  • 10 Best Attorney Client Satisfaction 2019
  • Avvo 10.0 Superb Family Law Attorney
  • Avvo 10.0 Rating Colleen Newman
  • Avvo Clients' Choice 2012
  • The Florida Bar - Marital & Family Law
  • FL Academy of Collaborative Professionals
  • Martindale-Hubbell 2020

Our Difference Is Our Quality 

Why You Should Choose Schipani, Norman & McLain P.A.
  • Certified Family Law Mediator

    Attorney Colleen Norman is Certified by the Florida Supreme Court as a Family Law Mediator and can assist with these type of matters.

  • Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers

    Attorney Phil Schipani is selected as Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. He is one of 73 Fellows selected in the entire state of Florida.

  • Board Certified in Matrimonial & Family Law

    Attorney Philip Schipani is one of the 10% who are board certified in Matrimonial & Family Law by the Florida State Bar.

  • Focused on Results

    We'll help you fight the battles that need to be fought and seek an amicable outcome.

  • 35+ Years of Combined Experience

    We're experienced handling all types of cases ranging from multi-layered and complex child custody cases to uncontested divorces.

  • Personalized, Collaborative Approach

    Every case requires a tailored strategy and ongoing collaboration to help achieve results.

Our Clients Come First. Always.

Our team at Schipani, Norman & McLain recognized for our dedication, confidence, and compassion. We apply our knowledge and experience to every case we take on, offering a collaborative approach to solve our clients’ complex and emotional legal matters. Our strategic guidance has helped many local clients and we are proud of the difference we have made in their lives. Browse our testimonials to learn more.

  • I'm so grateful for his support during my challenging time

    “I would highly recommend Phil for family legal matters. His compassion, expertise, and attention to detail were instrumental in securing a favorable agreement for me. Communication was seamless and ...”

    - Michael W.
  • Fought diligently for me and my family!

    “I thought Ms. Norman was excellent in handling my divorce. being a high financial divorce and my children's future involved, Ms. Norman went through all scenarios with me so that I understood ...”

    - Former Client
  • I enthusiastically recommend them,

    “Phil and Colleen are outstanding family law attorneys. They are experienced, well respected within the family law community, and highly knowledgeable. I enthusiastically recommend them for all types ...”

    - Sarah K.
  • Mr. Schipani is a wonderful man and an excellent lawyer and I highly recommend him to anyone.

    “After trial my first lawyer withdrew from my case. It was only to my knowledge halfway through the battle. I was referred to Mr. Schipani through a friend of mine. That was the best thing that ...”

    - Travis N.
  • Philip Schipani got the job done in a quick efficient manner.

    “Philip Schipani got the job done in a quick efficient manner, It was a difficult divorce case because first the domestic abuse charges had to be resolved. I was very impressed with mediation process ...”

    - Michelle S.

Contact Schipani, Norman & McLain, P.A.

Call 941-499-8154 to Schedule Your Consultation
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