Yes. In the state of Florida, a male or a female can be awarded spousal support depending on certain criteria as set forth in the Florida Statutes. In determining a proper award of spousal support, the court is to consider the following factors:
The court may consider any other factor necessary to do equity and justice between the parties.
Alan Jay Braverman is a divorce lawyer who has been a member of the Florida Bar since 1973. He is Florida Board Certified in the area of Marital and Family Law.