Susan A. Balmer graduated from Florida State University School of Law and has been a member of The Florida Bar since 1984. She has been practicing marital and family law for more than 30 years. Susan has resided in Lake County, Florida since 1990 and has operated her solo law firm, Susan A. Balmer, P.A., since 1996. She has represented numerous clients throughout the Central Florida area since that time. Susan understands that family law litigation is often confusing, stressful and emotionally charged. She strives to make the process easier for her clients. She is passionate about advocating on behalf of her clients and prides herself on providing hands on, attentive representation for her clients at all stages of the proceedings. She is familiar with the complex intricacies involved in resolving all aspects of family law disputes, including those which escalate to trial. Susan works with mental health care professionals, accountants, appraisers, business valuation experts, estate planners, educators and other experts to facilitate the resolution that her clients desire. Susan has gained the reputation of being a strong, responsive and zealous advocate for her clients. She will make every effort to effect amicable and negotiated solutions, but has also achieved great success in the courtroom for her clients. Susan’s practice areas include divorce, paternity, custody, time sharing and parenting plans, child support, modification, enforcement and contempt, relocation with children, pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements and relative adoptions.