Tampa Divorce and Family Law Attorney

We solve our clients’ problems

When you are looking for divorce attorneys or family law attorneys in Tampa, look no further than Tampa Bay Family Law & Mediation, P.A. We are a boutique divorce and family law firm representing clients in all aspects of marital and family law including, but not limited to, contested divorce, uncontested divorce, paternity actions, child custody and time-sharing matters, parental relocation, child support, alimony, equitable distribution of assets and liabilities, modifications of final judgments, and enforcement and contempt proceedings.  We recognize that one of the most difficult and stressful experiences that a person can go through in life is the litigation of a divorce or other family law matter.  Whether you are facing a divorce, paternity, or other family law action, this is most likely a very challenging time for you.  

When you need a divorce attorney or family law attorney in Tampa, the team you choose to represent you is a very important decision. We recognize that no two family law cases are alike and that there are no “cookie cutter” solutions.  Every family is different and each family law matter presents its own unique set of facts and circumstances.  That is why you need an expert divorce attorney and family law attorney who is designated as a Florida Bar Board Certified Specialist in Marital & Family Law, understands the very serious, sensitive, and personal nature of your situation, will vigorously advocate for your rights, and aggressively pursue the outcome that you want and deserve.

an experienced board certified divorce and family law attorney

Scott Davis is well-recognized within the community of Tampa divorce attorneys and Tampa family law attorneys; and his accolades, reflecting his extensive experience, include the following:

  • Board Certified in Marital and Family Law by The Florida Bar since 2010. Certification is the highest level of evaluation by the Florida Bar of the competency and experience of an attorney. As of February 2019, only 277 out of the more than 100,000 licensed Florida attorneys are Board Certified in Marital and Family Law.

  • Selection as a "Top Rated Divorce Lawyer" by Florida Super Lawyers, limited to the top 5% of Florida attorneys in their practice area.

  • Designation as an A/V Preeminent attorney by Martindale-Hubbell, a testament to the fact that his peers in the community rank him at the highest level of professional excellence

  • Rated 10/10 by AVVO.com.

  • Listed as a top 20 Divorce Lawyer in Tampa for 2019 by Expertise.com.

  • The National Advocates Top 100 Lawyers.

  • National Association of Distinguished Counsel - Top 1%.

Types of family law matters

There are many types of divorce or family law matters. Divorce matters in Tampa can involve the issues of a Parenting Plan and time-sharing schedule (formerly known as child custody), parental relocation (formerly known as relocation of a child or children), equitable distribution of assets and liabilities (property division), alimony (spousal support), child support, and claims for attorney's fees, costs, and suit money.   Tampa paternity actions are appropriate when the parties were never married but have minor children in common, and can involve the issues of biological paternity, the creation of a Parenting Plan and time-sharing schedule (child custody), child support, and claims for attorney's fees, costs, and suit money.

Mr. Davis is a divorced parent with four young children who has called the Tampa Bay area home since he was a young child. All of our team members are parents. We understand, on a personal and professional level, how important your children are to you. We know how to utilize experts such as parenting plan evaluators, guardian ad litems, and psychologists to your advantage. We offer practical and real life suggestions regarding how to fix or improve a damaged co-parenting relationship.  When necessary, we can recommend highly qualified professionals such as parent coordinators and family therapists to reverse the damage that results from the stress of the litigation process.  

We also represent clients in post-judgment modification, contempt, or enforcement matters where one or both parties are seeking to modify a parenting plan or child time-sharing schedule, alimony, or child support; or to enforce the other party’s compliance with prior court orders.

our commitment to you

Our team in Tampa has provided successful results for our clients year after year since 2001, and we will personally handle your divorce or family law matter at all stages.   We are proud to represent our clients in matters ranging from simple uncontested matters to complex and highly contested parenting plan (child custody) cases, child relocation cases, alimony and child support cases, high net with divorces, military divorce cases, and domestic violence matters.

Whatever the issue, our team of divorce and family law professionals is highly dedicated to providing skilled representation and personalized attention to our clients with the goal of protecting their rights, their family, and preserving their assets throughout the entire process.  We understand that your divorce or other family law matter is fraught with emotion, stress, and uncertainty.  We carefully listen to your concerns, give you the personalized attention that you deserve, and utilize a balanced and solutions oriented approach to solving your problems.  We are highly dedicated to our work, compassionate about our clients, and will represent you with professionalism and integrity.   Perhaps most importantly, we treat you with the courtesy and respect that you deserve during every step of the process.  We take on your problems as if they are our own and constantly think about strategy, allowing you to sleep better at night.

An excellent attorney that epitomized what a good lawyer should be. Scott has an amazing confidence and demeanor in the courtroom that reflects the level of preparation prior to stepping into the courtroom.
— On-line review by J.N. - Google.com

We are prepared for anything

In some circumstances, the parties to a divorce or other family law matter in Tampa are able to resolve their matter in the early stages of the process such as pre-suit negotiations or mediation. Other times, one party may make unreasonable demands, necessitating the presentation of the case to the court at trial. Scott Davis is a former state prosecutor, with more than 21 years of extensive litigation experience. He is completely at home in the courtroom.  Mr. Davis possesses the wide-ranging ability to engage in artful negotiation or aggressive litigation, whichever your situation requires.  In fact, Mr. Davis is often called on by other family law attorneys in the Tampa Bay area to provide advice in their cases.

No matter the situation, you will receive personalized attention and your best interests will be his primary concern.  Mr. Davis provides thoughtful strategy throughout every step of your case.  If your case proceeds to court, Mr. Davis thoroughly prepares for trial and zealously fights to protect you, your interests, and your family.

contact us today

Our team based in Tampa practices divorce and family law throughout Florida, but primarily represents clients in Hillsborough, Pinellas, Pasco, and Polk counties.  Wherever you need an experienced attorney who is Board Certified in Marital and Family Law, we stand ready to help you.  We thank you for taking the time to review our website. If you have questions, or would like to schedule a consultation at our Tampa office, please contact us at (813) 251-6222.