Family law challenges in Naples and Fort Myers, such as divorce, child custody disputes, child and spousal support, time and visitation, parental rights and other family legal matters create tremendous stress for everyone involved. If you’re considering divorce, or your spouse has filed and you must respond, working with a lawyer who will take time to understand your goals and guide you through the process can relieve much of that stress.


Everyone involved, especially your children, deserves kindness and empathy. Our team at Family First Legal Group will work to facilitate respectful, working relationships among all parties in SWFL.


Learning the law and working through the courts can consume an inordinate amount of time. Let Family First Legal Group bear the workload while you invest your time with your children and loved ones.


Family First Legal Group strives to achieve win-win-win compromises, so you and your spouse preserve your assets, your dignity, and – most importantly – your children's innocence.

Family First Legal Group (Formerly Peterson Family Law), SERVING LEE & COLLIER COUNTies, as seen on the Morning Blend. 

Family First Legal Group's Principal Attorney, Alex Peterson, as seen on Gulfshore Business Magazines weekly web series, The Biz. 

Principal Attorney, Alex Peterson, discussing toxic relationships and how someones reluctancy to make a change (due to fear, costs, waiting for the new year, etc.) could end up causing their issues to turn into an emergency. We find the people who get hurt the most, are the ones who wait the longest.