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November 2012 Archives

Contact this Long Island child custody lawyer for joint custody situations

Child custody cases are usually approached as an upcoming battle between ex spouses. While there are certainly times that an aggressive approach is warranted and even required, this Long Island child custody lawyer recognizes another approach to this process. If you case has the correct factors, a joint custody situation may be a better option for your family. While joint custody can have its struggles, it can also have its benefits. Each case has its own factors, and if you are interested in seeing if your situation lends itself better to a joint custody situation, contact us today. We can help you determine which legal avenue works better for your family.

The compassionate and skilled Long Island family law attorney

Families come in all shapes and sizes. Similarly, every family can reach an impasses that may require legal action. Just like the family itself, these problems rarely materialize in the same ways. If you find yourself needing to pursue legal action, you need to find a Long Island family law attorney with experience, dedication, and success that can be directly applied to your legal case. Whether your issue requires mediation services, or aggressive advocacy, we are skilled in handling these two ranges, and every shade of grey in between. With compassionate attorneys, and skills in all ranges of family law issues, our firm is able to represent your unique case successfully. Contact us today to learn more.

The skilled Long Island appellate attorney

Appeals are a reality in the legal process and if you find yourself being called back to court trust the Long Island appellate attorney with experience. Our aggressive approach with your case seeks to overturn the lower courts initial ruling, or to maintain what is fair and just. Our firm is skilled in various family law scenarios, so you can be confident with the representation we will provide you even at the appeals level. If you find yourself facing an appeal, time is an important factor to prepare your case. Contact us today to schedule and appointment.

The skilled and compassionate Massapequa divorce lawyer

The separation and divorce process is hard, especially around the holidays when you are surrounded by your family. If you are searching for an attorney who will work for your best interests, search no further. This Massapequa divorce lawyer will work relentlessly for you whether you require aggressive advocacy or a pragmatic and reasonable solution. If you are concerned about the financial burden the legal process can take on your family, we believe the legal process doesn't need to be financially costly. Contact our firm today to schedule and appointment and get more information.


Family matters are some of the most difficult decisions to make. When you are selecting a family law attorney, the decision is equally difficult. Whether you require someone to facilitate a pragmatic and reasonable solution to your family law matter, or if you need aggressive advocacy, our firm can serve you. We are the Massapequa family law attorney with experience and are dedicated to resolving your family law case with integrity. Contact us today to schedule an appointment and see how we can serve you today. 


A parent's job is to protect their child. What happens when the parent's actions have a direct influence on their children? When going through a divorce, making sure your children have a stable home is top priority. Whether you seek to gain sole custody to make important decisions alone, or whether you feel you can share joint custody with your former spouse, trust this Long Island child custody lawyer to serve you. Contact us today and schedule an appointment to discuss your case in length. 


Your family is important. You survived Sandy, the super storm with your family intact. With legal representation from this Long Island family law attorney, you can survive the legal process with your family values intact too. We are skilled in fighting for you regardless of whether you are looking for a pragmatic and reasonable solution, or if you require aggressive advocacy in your difficult case. Our firm has experience with a variety of family court cases including divorce and related issues of child custody, visitation, child support, spousal support, property division, adoption, grandparents' rights, paternity, and specific issues facing GLBT couples. Contact us to set up a consultation today. 


Because of the recent hurricane, we can understand if you are facing a divorce at this time, you may have a lot more on your plate than simply separating from a spouse. Your home may have extreme damage, or you may be dealing with damaged properties. While your safety takes precedence always, you still need the appropriate legal representation in court. You will also want someone who knows family law well and can help you sift through these new circumstances in your case. This Massapequa divorce lawyer has the skill to factor in these changes in your divorce case. Contact us today for more information.


During your divorce there are many factors that need to be addressed. One of them is the property you share with your significant other, and how to distribute the property. In New York, property does not need to be shared equally but is instead distributed according to circumstances. During this process you need the Massapequa family law attorney with experience in property division. With different property types to consider, our firm will be able to help you determine what is marital that needs to be divided and what is separate property that can remain in your possession. You want to be sure your voice is being heard during the process, and we will ensure that we work relentlessly to build a compelling case on your behalf. 

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