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QUALIFIED DOMESTIC RELATIONS ORDER (QDRO) RELATING TO DIVORCE

By Nabeel K. Basit Posted in Family Law

As a family law and divorce attorney, I routinely encounter situations where the parties’ most substantial asset (after possibly their marital residence) is there retirement account.  A retirement account may include a defined contribution plan (i.e 401k, savings plan, investment plan) or defined benefit plan (i.e. traditional pension plan). Oftentimes the division of the retirement […]

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Imputation of Income: Support

By Nabeel K. Basit Posted in Family Law

Imputation of Income As a family law and divorce attorney, I routinely encounter situations where I am forced to petition the Court “impute” income to an opposing party who lists a (seemingly) low monthly income on their financial affidavit. Commonly, imputation of income issues arise when one party – immediately preceding a dissolution of marriage […]

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Characteristics of the BEST personal injury attorney – FOR YOU

By Nabeel K. Basit Posted in Uncategorized

As a Broward County personal injury attorney, I am oftentimes asked by potential clients, “Am I the BEST personal injury attorney in Broward County?” My response is always the same, “I am very experienced and have excellent credentials and, as such, may be the BEST personal injury attorney for this case depending on your specific needs and wants.” Since every client has different needs and wants, no one personal injury attorney can claim to be the BEST for everyone all the time. I created this brief cheat sheet citing factors a potential client should seek when hiring the BEST personal injury attorney for their specific needs and wants. Each potential client will weigh the factors below differently which is why there are many BEST personal injury attorneys in Broward County.

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How can I afford a divorce attorney if my husband controls the finances?

By Nabeel K. Basit Posted in Divorce, Family Law

As a family law attorney with offices in Fort Lauderdale and Weston, I routinely receives phone calls from dejected wives claiming the following fact pattern, “My husband’s salary is over 60k per year; I am a stay at home wife caring for our two children. My husband controls the bank accounts; I have no money. If I file for divorce my husband will “cut me off”. How can I pay for a divorce attorney?”

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Injured? Should I immediately contact a personal injury attorney?

By Nabeel K. Basit Posted in Personal Injury

As a personal injury attorney in Fort Lauderdale, I am amazed by how many individuals seek legal representation for an injury suffered weeks if not months after an accident. This is a mistake and could jeopardize future claims for damages. In fact, I cannot think of a single situation where an individual would not benefit from speaking with an experienced personal injury attorney immediately after an accident.

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