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Cushing, Peter C.

1659 Berkshire AvenueWinter Park, FL 32789
Phones: 407-841-4543
407-353-3501 (Mobile)
Fax: 407-841-1135
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Lawyer Overview
Current Employment Position(s)
Sole Practitioner
Practice Areas
Family LawCustody & VisitationDivorceMilitary Family LawChild Support
Bar Admissions
Florida, 1979New York, 1978Hawaii, 1979
Specialties and Certifications
Marital and Family Law, Board of Legal Specialization, 1994
Other Affiliations
Orange County Bar Association, 1984 - Present U.S. Naval Reserve, 1978-2001, Captain, Judge Advocate General's Corps, retired, 2002
J.C. Penney Golden Key Award, 1992 - Present
Classes and Seminars
Topic: "50 Military Divorce Mistakes In 30 Minutes", Marital and Family Law Certification Review Course, The Florida Bar and the Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, 2015
Topic: "The Top Fifteen Florida Military Divorce Mistakes", Florida Board Certification Review Course, 2008
Topic: "Prosecuting and Defending the Military Dissolution of Marriage Case", American Bar Association, Orlando, FL, 2003
Topic: Military Pension Division, American Bar Association, Miami, FL, 1999
Topic: Military Divorce. "Covering the Turf in Family Law", Florida Bar Seminar, Miami, FL (Tapes to be made available through the Florida Bar), 1998
Topic: "Handling the Military Divorce Case", Military Affairs Committee of the Florida Bar, Miami, FL, 1998
Topic: "Nuts & Bolts of Military Pension Division", American Bar Association, Legal Assistance to Military Personnel, Committee Conference, Jacksonville, FL, 1998
Topic: Military Divorce, American Bar Association, Legal Assistance to Military Personnel Committee Conference, Jacksonville, FL, 1994
Pro Bono Activities
Legal Aid Society, Orange County Bar Association, 1984 - 1995
Past Positions
United States Navy, Prosecutor/Defense Counsel, 1978 - 2002United States Navy, Retired Captain, Judge Advocate General's Corps
Syracuse University College of Law, Syracuse, New York, 1977
J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
Honors: cum laude
Honors: Justinian Honor Society
State University of New York, Albany, New York, 1974
B.A., Bachelor of Arts
Honors: magna cum laude
Wells Fargo Bank
Published Works
Effects of Military Service, Adoption, Paternity, and Other Florida Family Practice, Florida Bar, Continuing Legal Education Manual, 4th Ed. 1998 - 2015The Top Fifteen Florida Military Divorce Mistakes, Florida Bar Marital and Family Law Board Certification Course, 2008Navigating the Former Spouse Protection Act, Florida Bar Journal, December, 1997Equitable Alimony, Back to the Future? Family Law Commentator, February, 1995The Ten Commandments of Military Divorce: Representing the Non-Military Spouse, Parts I & II, The Florida Bar Journal, July/August, October, 1995The Servicemember's Civil Relief Act, 2004
Office Information
1659 Berkshire AvenueWinter Park, FL 32789
407-841-4543407-353-3501 (Mobile)
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