3/3/2022

          Regardless of whether your kids are teenagers or toddlers, the most difficult part of the divorce process is telling them that Mommy and Daddy are getting a divorce.  To minimize the adverse emotional impact this...

2/28/2022

     The recent unpublished Appellate Division case, Canonica v. Canonica, reminds us why Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (“QDROs”) should be done in a timely manner.  A QDRO is an order by which a retirement account is...

2/23/2022

     Nobody gets married thinking they will get divorced, but – like it or not – the undeniable reality is that the statistics confirm that 50% of all marriages in the United States end in divorce.  Furthermore, there is an...

2/15/2022

     In appropriate cases, our firm loves helping people resolve their family law conflicts through the mediation process.  Some of our attorneys are mediators themselves and conduct both private and court-ordered mediations. ...

2/9/2022

     We know the title of this blog will initially confuse some of you.  People tend to associate the word “prenup” (formally known as “prenuptial agreement” or “premarital agreement”) with the idea of planning for a divorce...

2/3/2022

     Few things make the divorce process more emotional than it already is than when one spouse has been unfaithful in the marriage – particularly if the affair was recent and was the “reason” the marriage is ending in divorce...

2/1/2022

      In addition to our other family law legal services, our firm also has a mediation department.  We conduct both private mediation (for people who are voluntarily taking the initiative to try mediation to resolve their...

11/9/2019

     From time to time, a potential client asks us this question during their consultation: “What if I don’t agree to a divorce?”  If they are a little more obstinate, they may instead say, “Well, I won’t agree to a divorce...

8/16/2019

      “We both want to use the same divorce attorney in order to spend less money on our divorce.”   Sometimes I hear this during my first meeting with a potential client.  Sometimes our staff hears this when a potential client calls the office...

7/22/2019

 

      Every day, our patient and caring support staff answer calls from distressed individuals in need of legal advice and guidance about a family law issue plaguing their lives.  During many of...

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