When your family is at stake, you need knowledge and experience you can count on. At Givens Givens Sparks, we fight for our family law clients as though we were fighting for our own families—with passion, strength, and uncompromising commitment to the best possible outcome. Divorce, child custody disputes, and other family law issues are both confusing and distressing. Our Job is to lead you through the process by making your options crystal-clear, allowing you to make the best possible decision for your family.
We believe that family law is one of the most powerful legal practice areas because of the deep and long-term effects it can have on our clients' lives. Our experienced team of attorneys will provide you with clear guidance that will give you genuine clarity and peace of mind.
At Givens Givens Sparks, our first priority is to give our clients our complete devotion - and our service is second to none. No matter how difficult your situation may be, we will stand by you as your advocate, whether we are inside or outside the courtroom.
Dealing with divorce is distressing. Our clients are often not in the proper emotional state to make the best decisions for themselves, their children, or their futures. In the flurry of hearings, depositions, and negotiations, it's hard to think clearly. How do you make the right call?
That is where our team of lawyers can help. With 135 years of combined experience, our family law attorneys have led thousands of families through situations like yours. As a result, they know how to navigate your family's toughest circumstances for the best possible outcome, and will offer you the support, attention, and consideration you deserve.
Board Certified in Family Law
The firm is led by attorneys who are Board Certified as specialists in martial and family law, designating them experts in their field.
Best Law Firms by U.S. News
Our firm was voted into Best Law Firms by U.S. News in the area of family law.
Best Lawyers in America
Attorney Stann W. Givens was voted by his peers as one of the Best Lawyers in America in the practice area of family law.
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Attorney Robert Sparks has been certified as a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forms. Fewer than 1% of U.S. lawyers are members.
Law Journal Top Verdicts & Settlements
Our firm was selected to this list after securing a $30 million jury verdict for an injured client.
Best Family Law Firms
Our firm was selected to the 2017-2018 list of 10 Best Family Law Firms by the American Institute of Family Law attorneys (AIOFLA) in Florida.
Top 100 High Stakes Litigators
Partner Robert Sparks has been a member of America’s Top 100 High Stakes Litigators since 2017.
Many of our attorneys have been voted to the list of Super Lawyers and Rising Stars. Less than 5% of lawyers in each practice area and location receive this honor.
AV Preeminent Rated
Attorney Stann Givens is AV rated as Preeminent™, the highest honor awarded by Martindale-Hubbell®.
Top 100 Trial Lawyers
Attorney Robert Sparks was selected to the list of The National Trial Lawyers Top 100.
Top 40 Under 40:
Attorney Robert Sparks was selected to the list of Top 40 Under 40.
The National Black Lawyers
Chris Codling has been recognized by The National Black Lawyers – Top 100.
Givens Givens Sparks has been featured on the list of the Top Personal Injury Lawyers in Tampa for 2018 by Expertise.
Lawyers of Distinction
Partner Robert Sparks is a member of the Lawyers of Distinction.
Our colleagues and peers in the legal community have often recognized our attorneys for being leaders in the field of Florida family law. We’re known professionally for our commitment to our clients’ well-being.
Stann Givens Named Top Family Law Attorney in Tampa
Givens Givens Sparks Selected to 2018 List of Best Law Firms as a Tier 1 Firm
Founding Partner Stann Givens Selected to the 2018 List of The Best Lawyers in America©
Founding Partner Stann Givens Named to the List of Legal Elite