The American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers is a national organization dedicated to promoting "the highest degree of professionalism and excellence in the practice of family law." The organization, which has more than 1,650 fellows nationwide, is reserved for leading practitioners in the field of family law. Partners Jorge Cestero and Tom Sasser are both past Presidents of the Florida Chapter and partner, Elisha D. Roy, is the current President of the Florida Chapter. Recently, she wrote an article published in the AAML Journal, a National Publication.
Elisha D. Roy on the Enforcement of International Foreign Judgments
In the article, Elisha explores whether international foreign judgments - in other words, judgments entered by foreign courts to citizens in another county - are enforced.
The article takes a deep dive into the relationship between U.S. courts and foreign courts, and how foreign judgments may impact U.S. citizens. Whether you're involved in an international marriage or are just interested in learning how foreign judgments can impact processes like child custody, support, and common law marriages, the article has a wealth of information for readers. You can find it here.