Charles D. Jamieson

Charles D. Jamieson

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in West Palm Beach, FL

The Law Firm of Charles D Jamieson PA
 | 1601 Forum Pl, Suite 1002
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Phone: 561-478-0312
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2017
Licensed Since: 1990
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law,
  • Family Law (0%)
Attorney Profile

At The Law Firm of Charles D. Jamieson, P.A., Board Certified Marital and Family law attorney Charles Jamieson has led the efforts to protect parental and family rights for over 28 years. His access to current studies and leading experts on topics concerning divorce, separation, child custody, child psychology, and inappropriate psychological behavior such as parental alienation and false accusations, has distinguished his career and helped clients reach an acceptable resolution both in and out of court.  Mr. Jamieson has extensive experience with regard to family law services in general and in Florida family law and collaborative family law. His reputation and expertise make him stand out among the numerous divorce attorneys in Palm Beach County as well as among domestic violence lawyers. 

Certificates and Credentials

Florida Bar Board Certified

About Charles Jamieson

Admitted: 1990, Florida

Professional Webpage: http://www.cjamiesonlaw.com/CM/Custom/TOCAttorneys.asp

Honors and Awards:

  • Juvenile Law Award, Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County, Inc. and Palm Beach County Bar Association, 2006
  • Legal Elite Attorney, Florida Trend Magazine, 2004
  • President's Pro Bono Service Award for the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit, Florida Bar, 1996
  • Juvenile Law Award, Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County, Inc. and Palm Beach County Bar Association, 1993

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Florida, 1990
  • Maine, 1978
  • Board Certified in Marital and Family Law, State of Florida

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • The Florida Bar, Family Law Section
  • Palm Beach County Bar Association
  • National Association of Counsel for Children
  • Maine Bar Association
  • Leadership in Palm Beach County
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts
  • Collaborative Divorce Team Inc., Chairman of Exectutive Board

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Issues of Custody, Modification of Custody, Child Abuse Defense, Parental Alienation, and Munchausen, Lecturer

Video:

  • Board certified Marital and Family Law Attorney Charles D. Jamieson shares his expertise about who gets to keep the engagement ring in the event of a divorce. Many people automatically assume it's the wife. The bigger question is the question, when it was purchased and what funds were used to pay for it., Who Gets the Engagement Ring in a Divorce?
  • Board certified Marital and Family Law Attorney Charles D. Jamieson shares his expertise about the benefits of mediation in a divorce case., What are the Benefits of Mediation?
  • Board certified Marital and Family Law Attorney Charles D. Jamieson explains what mediation is and why it's important in a divorce case. He also explains what to look for in a mediator., Mediation and it's Value in a Divorce Case
  • Board certified Marital and Family Law Attorney Charles D. Jamieson explains that you must be a resident of at least 6 months before you are eligible to file for divorce in Florida., Can I move to Florida to get a quickie divorce?
  • Charles Jamieson a Board Certified Marital and Family Law Attorney discusses what you can do if your ex tries to alienate you from your children and turn them against you., How do I protect myself from my ex turning my children against me?
  • Charles Jamieson a Board Certified Marital and Family Law Attorney discusses what the court will take into consideration when deciding a relocation case. 1) The age and development level of the child2) The logistics of the visitation being proposed (is the move across the county or across the country?)3) How significant is the bond between you and your child?, What does the court look at in a relocation case?
  • Charles Jamieson a Board Certified Marital and Family Law Attorney discusses the drawbacks of using unbundled legal services from an attorney in your divorce, What are Cons of using Unbundled Legal Services?
  • Board certified Marital and Family Law Attorney Charles D. Jamieson explains what makes a marriage valid. If you got married in Vegas and you don't even know your last name it may not be valid!, Is My Marriage Valid?
  • Charles Jamieson a Board Certified Marital and Family Law Attorney explains the benefits of a Collaborative Divorce. 1) These is full disclosure2) Experts are neutral, you don't need two experts for every issue to represent each side. The neutral expert provides options for the various issues they confront3) there is a good faith clause that each party must act in a civil fashion., What are the benefits of Collaborative divorce?
  • Charles Jamieson a Board Certified Marital and Family Law Attorney explains that Collaborative Divorce can be a less expensive, more efficient alternative to a normal divorce., What is Collaborative Divorce?
  • Charles Jamieson a Board Certified Marital and Family Law Attorney answers the question of Common Law Marriage in Florida., Are Common Law Marriages Legal in Florida?
  • Board certified Marital and Family Law Attorney Charles D. Jamieson explains that decision making in Florida can be one of three different types:1) Shared or Joint Decision Making2) Sole Decision Making3) Ultimate Decision Making, Which parent gets to Make Decisions For The Child?
  • Board certified Marital and Family Law Attorney Charles D. Jamieson explains the benefits of establishing electronic communications with your children. You can use many forms of electronic media to stay in touch with your child, a web cam is an excellent way for you and your child to see each other even when you are far apart. Phone calls, emails and facebook are also great to use., How can I communicate electronically with my children?
  • Board certified Marital and Family Law Attorney Charles D. Jamieson explains that Florida is a "No Fault" state and there are only two grounds for a divorce 1) the marriage is irreparably damaged or2) Mental incapacity, What are Grounds for Divorce?
  • Board certified Marital and Family Law Attorney Charles D. Jamieson explains the benefits of mediation is and why it's important in a divorce case. The most important things to do to prepare for mediation., What are the benefits of Mediation in a divorce?
  • Board certified Marital and Family Law Attorney Charles D. Jamieson explains what mediation is and why it's important in a divorce case. He also explains what to look for in a mediator., Mediation and it's Value in a Divorce Case
  • Charles Jamieson a Board Certified Marital and Family Law Attorney discusses parental alienation, what it is and what you can do to overcome it., What is Parental Alienation?
  • Charles Jamieson a Board Certified Marital and Family Law Attorney discusses that Custody & Visitation is now referred to as a Parenting Plan. Parenting Plans are detailed documents where you and your ex sit down and try to come up with the best plan for your children. Visitation is now Contact Schedule, Custody is now Majority Time Sharing. The Parenting plan also covers education, religion, sports and more to ensure the best interest of your children., What is a Parenting Plan? How do I get custody?
  • Board certified Marital and Family Law Attorney Charles D. Jamieson shares his expertise about what happens to a pet in a divorce. Many people think pets are treated like children since they are often considered part of the family. This is not the case in a divorce. They are considered property.. how do you put a price on a beloved pet?, How Can I Keep the Pets in a Divorce?
  • Charles Jamieson a Board Certified Marital and Family Law Attorney discusses the options of what you can do when your ex wants to relocate with your children. How far can they move and what are the rules., Can I Stop My Ex From Relocating With My Kids?
  • Charles Jamieson a Board Certified Marital and Family Law Attorney discusses the benefits of using unbundled legal services from an attorney in your divorce., What are Benefits of Unbundled Legal Services?

Educational Background:

  • Mr. Jamieson graduated from Dartmouth College in 1975, magna cum laude, and earned his Juris Doctorate (J.D.) from the University of Maine School of Law in 1978. While in law school, he was very active in advocacy issues, served as the co-chairman of the Moot Court Board and was successful in arguing legal issues in intramural and international moot court contests. He was admitted to practice law in Maine in 1978 and was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1990.
Office Location for Charles D. Jamieson

1601 Forum Pl
Suite 1002
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

 

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Last Updated: 6/6/2017

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