6 Steps to Succeed with your Divorce Mediation In NYC

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The benefits of mediation are great and well-known: saving money, getting the divorce done quicker, avoiding court and the legal fees and stress that go with it, and the peace that comes with amicably resolving your divorce rather than engaging in a nasty divorce battle. However, divorce mediation is not easy. Many couples begin the … 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