How can I get a NY Divorce?

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Here, I hope to outline some of your options if you are considering divorce. Mediation: Mediation is a voluntary process where you meet with a neutral party to try and work out all the various issues involved in your divorce including but not limited to: division of assets and debts, spousal support known as maintenance … Continued

Divorce and the Marital Residence

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Often, one of the main assets acquired during the marriage is real estate, whether a house, condo, or coop.  What to do with the marital residence is often a major concern and question that clients have to deal with during divorce.  You have a few options on how to handle the marital residence. Sell the … Continued

New Era for New York Maintenance

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In January of 2016, a new alimony law went into effect in New York State, which drastically changed the way that Courts handle post-divorce spousal support, referred to as “maintenance” in New York.  The new law is something that you should be aware of if you are currently separated, going through a divorce, or considering … Continued

Child Support Add-Ons in Divorce Mediation

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Basic child support is a weekly or monthly obligation from the non-custodial parent to the custodial parent.  This means that the parent who has the children in his or her care more than 50% of the time (the custodial parent) will receive child support from the other parent.  This basic child support obligation, as discussed … Continued