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If you reside in Longwood and need the assistance of a Seminole
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Divorce, child custody, child support, and other family law cases are typically filed with the Court in the county in which the
parties reside. Longwood is, of course, located in Seminole County, Florida. Therefore, if you are married and you and your
spouse live in Longwood, your Longwood divorce, child custody, child support, alimony, visitation, relocation, modification,
juvenile dependency, or other family law case, would typically be filed with the Seminole County Court.
If you reside in Longwood and the other party resides in
another city located in Seminole County, like in the above
examples, your Longwood family law related case would
usually still be filed with the Court in Seminole County.
But if you reside in Longwood and the other party resides in
a city outside Seminole County, your Longwood divorce or
other family law related case would not necessarily have to
be filed with the Court in Seminole County, but could
nevertheless be filed with the Court in Seminole County.
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Likewise, if you are the unmarried parent of a child and you and the
other parent reside in Longwood, your Longwood child custody,
modification, visitation, relocation, paternity, child support, juvenile
dependency, or other family law related case, would usually be filed
with the Court in Seminole County.
But remember, it is the county of residence not the city of residence,
as noted above, which determines where a divorce or other family
law related case should be filed. And of course, for purposes of
determining where a family law case should be filed, the marital
status of the parties is not a relevant factor.
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Longwood was named by one of its early settlers, Edward Warren Henck, who arrived in Florida by steamboat in
the 1870's. Henck named Longwood after a suburb in Boston which he had previously helped plat. Interestingly,
the Boston suburb of Longwood was named after the district on the island of Saint Helena where Napoleon
Bonaparte was exiled from 1815 to his death in 1821.
Henck was instrumental in Longwood's development. He was the first postmaster of the Longwood Post Office
which was established in 1876. Henck also led the charge in the construction of the railroad that connected
Sanford to Orlando and which first ran in 1880.
Henck was elected as Longwood's first mayor in 1885. His 38 room Longwood Hotel, which was constructed by
Joseph Clouser, was completed in 1886. The Longwood Hotel, also known as the Longwood Village Inn, was
added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.
Longwood was incorporated as a city in 1923 and today, Longwood has a population of over thirteen thousand.
Credit: Jim Robison | Longwood's Name Has a Napoleon Connection (4/29/01) | The Orlando Sentinel | City of Longwood
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We are conveniently located just steps
from the Seminole County Courthouse
Our offices are located at 116 North Park Avenue in downtown
Sanford. And we are just steps from the Seminole County
Courthouse which is very often beneficial for our Longwood clients.
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Your Longwood divorce or Longwood family law case will likely be
heard at the Seminole County Courthouse in downtown Sanford
Moreover, if you live in Longwood and the other party
lives in another state, your Longwood family law case
could be filed in Seminole County if the jurisdictional
requirements are met. Nevertheless, the authority of the
Seminole County Court may be limited in those
circumstances where any children related to the family
law case are located in the other state.
Seminole County Courthouse
301 North Park Avenue, Sanford
The Law Offices of J. Manuel Acevedo, P.A., are located at 116 North Park Avenue in Sanford, Florida, 32771.
Attorney Acevedo is a lawyer admitted to practice law in Florida, has clients from Florida, the United States, and other countries, and primarily
serves Seminole County, Volusia County, Orange County, and Lake County, and the following cities: Sanford, Longwood, Lake Mary, Heathrow,
Altamonte Springs, Casselberry, Oviedo, Goldenrod, Fern Park, Forest City, Midway, Geneva, Chuluota, Winter Springs, Wekiva Springs, Deland, Deltona,
Orange City, Debary, Lake Helen, Daytona, Deleon Springs, Orlando, Apopka, Maitland, Lockhart, Azalea Park, Winter Park, Mount Dora, Tavares, and Eustis.
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