Can I move my kids out of state and then get a divorce?

Moving your children out of state and then trying to file for divorce in that other state poses a host of problems because the children are still, for custody purposes, within the jurisdiction of Florida, if Florida was the home state prior to moving out of state. I would be very wary of doing that.

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Carolyn S. Zisser

Highly regarded in marital and family law, Carolyn S. Zisser is a well-respected lecturer and author on family law subjects for the American Bar Association, Florida Bar, Jacksonville Bar Association and private legal seminar companies.