At Your Side During Life-Changing Times
While clerking during law school for a law firm in Ocala, R. Colt Kirkland gained firsthand experience in high-conflict divorce actions. More than 30 years later, he is a family lawyer who has established a reputation for honesty, ethics and candor in his handling of marital dissolutions and other family law matters.
When talking to his clients, he tells them what they need to hear, not what they want to hear. He successfully builds trust with his clients, which has resulted in their satisfaction and a strong referral network.
A Skilled Attorney Handling All Aspects Of Family Law Cases For Floridians
R. Colt Kirkland, a partner at Blanchard, Merriam, Adel & Kirkland, focuses on the following areas of his family law practice:
- Divorce/dissolution of marriage, including equitable division of assets, child custody, child support, alimony, and attorney fees and claims
- Modifications of child custody, child support and spousal support
- Child Support/Alimony Enforcement
- Paternity matters, specifically establishing legal rights to children born out of wedlock
- Same-sex marriage
- Fathers’ rights
Navigating Marion County Residents Through Complex Legal Processes
R. Colt Kirkland spends time with his fellow Florida residents and listens to their problems with both objectivity and compassion. He is skilled in structuring realistic pathways to secure the best possible result for his clients, including those who enjoy significant assets.
Throughout every step, he helps his clients focus on the important issues that matter, specifically the development and adoption of parenting plans and detailed time-sharing agreements.
By educating them and steering them in the right direction, his clients are well informed on procedures and prepared for any possible outcome. With a focus on their best interests and those of their children, R. Colt Kirkland is committed to resolving disputes over parenting issues through both mediation and litigation.