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Decades Of Litigation Experience

Month: March 2021

Extended Families and Divorce

By Regina M. Competiello, Esq. When a family is going through a divorce, it is more than just the immediate family that feels the effects of the separation and changes. Grandparents, aunts, and uncles may see their time limited, as one parent or another also has...

Getting a divorce if you have a low income

Getting a divorce can have an impact on your finances in several ways. First, the process of divorce will cost money, and you'll need to pay for the services and administration necessary to put an end to your marriage. Second, when the divorce is finalized, it is...

Who Gets Fido?

By Regina M. Competiello, Esq. For a multitude of reasons, it can easily be said that our pets have gone from a place where they were once accessory companions to where they are now integral parts of our families. People view their dogs not just as their pets, but as...

Paying For College After The Divorce

By Hope Tuber Most divorces can be settled obviating the need for protracted and costly litigation. When the parties reach a settlement, it is important that the agreement for the children of the marriage. What parties sometimes over look is what is going to be in...

The Consequences Of Failing To Pay Child Support

By Matt Cavallo, Esq. It is important that you avoid overpaying for child support if you have an obligation to pay long ago but that you continue to be charged for. The parties may agree to circumvent New York’s child support enforcement agency and instead have...

Statement Of Net Worth

By Hope Tuber The Domestic Relations Law (DRL) requires compulsory disclosure by both parties of their respective financial states in all matrimonial actions and proceedings in which support, or equitable distribution of marital assets is an issue. This is normally...