Monthly Archives: November 2021

New York Divorce and Pet Custody- What Are the Best Interests of Your Dog or Cat?

Pet custody is now a real issue in New York divorce cases. A newly enacted  law requires “courts to consider the best interest of companion animals when awarding possession of the animal during divorce or separation proceedings.”   The “best interest” criteria is the same standard courts employ in contested child custody cases. In the past,…
Read more

Contact Us Now!
(212) 683-9551