Category Archives: Divorce

7 Tips: How to Hire the Best Divorce Attorney

For many, hiring a divorce attorney is their introduction to the legal system. Maybe you have hired an attorney to handle the purchase of your home, but that transaction Your and your family’s future is at risk. You don’t want to hire any divorce lawyer; you want to hire the best divorce attorney to represent…
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Post Covid-19 Divorce: Is Now A Good Time To File for Divorce?

As the country re-emerges from the Covid-19 pandemic and the New York courts re-open, there will be a surge in divorce filings.  Even the strongest of marriages will be strained after couples were confined together for the duration of the stay-at-home orders, suffered a loss of income, endured an endless stream frightening headlines, all while…
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Covid-19: New York City Courts to Re-Open

Since mid-March, the courts in New York have been closed except for “essential” matters. Divorce was not deemed an essential matter. Beginning May 25, 2020, the courts in New York City and the other downstate counties (including Nassau, Suffolk, Rockland, and Westchester) will reopen. As a result, we will now be able to commence divorce…
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Your Pre-Nup May Be A Ticking Time Bomb

Your New York pre-nup may be a ticking time bomb.  Because of last year’s changes to the tax law, a divorce could be much more costly than you bargained for in your prenuptial agreement.  The good news is that you still have time to disarm the bomb. Historically, maintenance in New York (alimony everywhere else)…
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Wives in New York Paying Maintenance and Child Support

The times they are a changing. It is now increasingly common to hear ex-wives complain about the amount of spousal maintenance and child support they are paying to the ex-husbands. For years, men were ordered to both pay both spousal maintenance and child support as part of their New York divorce.   But, the pendulum has…
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WE ARE OPEN FOR BUSINESS DURING THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC
We are available and prepared to address all your divorce and family questions during the coronavirus crisis. Contact us to schedule a video or telephone consultation to discuss your questions about divorce, separation, child custody or even pre-nuptial agreements In addition to providing traditional divorce and family law representation, during this crisis period, we will be focused on delivering rapid-response legal and mediation services to clients facing emergency financial and child-related issues.
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