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Michael Ferrin

Michael Ferrin

Anderson & Ferrin Attorneys at Law PA
  • Divorce, Bankruptcy, Family Law ...
  • Florida
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Biography

Michael Ferrin has been practicing in the areas of of Domestic/Family law and Bankruptcy Law for over 13 years. Mr. Ferrin's experience has given him a unique ability to understand the difficulties one can face when confronted with the issues involved in these areas. Mr. Ferrin prides himself on treating each client as if they were family and making sure that as a client you are well informed and receive the highest level of representation. Mr. Ferrin has been a resident of Florida for over 25 years. He was born in New Orleans and raised in Key West Florida. He received his bachelors in Business Administration from the University of Florida and his law degree from Barry University School of Law. Mr. Ferrin has always had the desire to help individuals which is why he has always worked in private practice. On his path to helping individuals Mr. Ferrin had the opportunity to work for one of Central Florida's largest private bankruptcy firms. While doing so he was able to represent many individuals and small businesses in their bankruptcies some of which had debts exceeding twenty million dollars, $20,000,000. Mr. Ferrin is involved in the following organizations and affiliations: US Bankruptcy Court Middle District of Florida, The Florida Bar, American Bar Association, The Central Florida Bankruptcy Lawyers Association, Central Florida Family Law Inns of Court, and the Orange County Bar Association. Additionally, Mr. Ferrin is a former adjunct professor for Everest University.

Education
Barry University Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law
J.D. (2007) | Law
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University of Florida
B.S. (2003) | Business
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Professional Experience
Attorney
Anderson & Ferrin Attorneys at Law PA
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Attorney
Budgen Law
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Publications
Articles & Publications
Chapter 7 Commercial Bankruptcy Strategies
Aspatore Book publication
Inside the Minds: Chapter 7 Consumer Bankruptcy Strategies
Aspatore Book publication
Speaking Engagements
Family Law Workshop for Paralegals, Orlando, FL
Halfmoon Education Inc
Top 8 Complications in Bankruptcy, Orlando, FL
NBI
Financial Divorce Settlements From Start to Finish, Orlando, FL
NBI
Certifications
Attorney
Florida State Bar
Awards
Rising Star
Superlawyers
Rising Star
Superlawyers
Rising Star
Superlawyers
Orlando’s No. 1 Legal Elite
Orlando Style
Clients Choice Award
Avvo
2013 Attorney Award
Avvo
Pro Bono Award for 2012
Orange County Legal Aid
Professional Associations
Seminole County Bar Association
Member
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Orange County Bar Association
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    we offer payment plans
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    we offer payment plans
Practice Areas
    Divorce
    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
    Bankruptcy
    Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Debt Relief
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
    Domestic Violence
    Domestic Violence Restraining Orders, Victims Rights , Victims Rights
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Spanish: Spoken, Written
Legal Answers
Q. I have been served with divorce papers..I’m not quite sure how to fill out the answer papers...help please!!!
A: Although many people believe a divorce is just some paperwork, it is much more than that, and it can have a lasting impact on your life and your children. I would highly recommend retaining an attorney to represent you in the divorce.
Q. How to file for divorce?. All kids are grown and out of the household. How do the pensions split. 35 years married
A: Generally, any assets accumulated during the marriage will be equitably divided which usually starts at 50/50. There other issues that need to be considered if some of the assets existed prior to the marriage. I would recommend speaking with an attorney to discuss the details as the details can make a big difference.
Q. I'm currently divorcing. Am I entitled to passive growth on my husbands premarital accounts?
A: Unfortunately, if your husband did not contribute anything to the premarital assets during the marriage you would not be entitled to any of the passive appreciation.
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Anderson & Ferrin, Attorneys at Law, P.A.
1115 E Livingston St
Orlando, FL 32803
Telephone: (407) 412-7041
Fax: (407) 802-2283