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Second-parent adoption adds essential protection

When the Supreme Court ruled in favor of same sex marriage in 2015 it was a major event for the LGBT community. While there has been significant progress in gaining rights for same sex couples, parenthood remains a challenging issue with different rules in every state. While New York’s laws are generally favorable to LGBT parents, traveling or interstate moves present a unique challenge.

Gray divorce: can it threaten financial security?

Divorce for couples over the age of 50, also known as gray divorce, is increasing in frequency. As average life expectancies rise, unhappy couples would rather divorce than potentially spend 30 years of retirement together. The Society of Actuaries estimates that approximately 1/3 of men and 1/2 of women will live to the age of 90. Older couples would rather split and spend their golden years happily alone than unhappily together.

Divorcing a business partner: Things to consider

Dissolving a marriage is rarely an easy process. However, it can be significantly more difficult when you are married to your business partner. Creating a life with someone is often a normal aspect of marriage, but those whose livelihoods come from a business built on a marriage can find themselves facing additional stresses when the marriage ends.

What to do when the judge makes a mistake

It's finally done. The trial is over and you feel sure the judge heard your case, listened to all relevant testimony and examined every exhibit. You are sure he will get the details right, and are eager to get the final decree so that you can finally move on with your life.

THE MASSAPEQUA FAMILY LAW ATTORNEY THAT TREATS YOU LIKE FAMILY

Representation in court can be a trying and difficult experience. More than anything when you face a family law case, you want lawyer that will treat you like family; someone who will stand up for your rights, and listen to your concerns. Our legal representatives will do all this, and more as your Massapequa family law attorney. Have someone you can trust by your side during your family law case. Contact our firm today to schedule and appointment and discuss your case further. 

Don't Make These Common Mistakes When Getting a Divorce - Part 2

We can say with confidence that divorce attorneys are the only people who ever want to be experts at divorce. Everyone else avoids divorce, and if they have to go through it, they usually learn only as much as is needed. We don't blame them. We are glad to be expert guides for people going through this challenging process, and we do everything we can to smooth the road and protect your interests.

Don't Make These Common Mistakes When Getting a Divorce - Part 1

Getting a divorce can be extremely stressful, even when it's going right. Unfortunately, many couples make mistakes that just tangle up the process. As a result, they end up having to overcome not just the pain of divorce, but also the stress of unforeseen difficulties. The good news is, a great divorce attorney can steer you around common pitfalls like the ones we're going to discuss in the next few blogs. Read on to get a heads-up on common mistakes to avoid!

Signs It's Time for a Divorce - Part 2

If your marriage isn't what it used to be, you aren't alone. Many couples struggle to keep their marriages healthy and strong. The best thing you can do is remain aware of what is going on and what it means. Do you know if your marriage is really in trouble? Have you avoided considering taking serious steps? Well, there are some signs that it's time to sit down and consider how to move forward.

Signs It's Time for a Divorce - Part 1

Nobody likes asking themselves if they need to end their marriage. Even if it's looked like the only solution for a while, sitting down and acknowledging the reality of divorce is one of the most difficult things to do. If you have been avoiding truly facing the possibility of divorce, we understand. That is why we are going to take a few blogs to supply signs that a marriage may be in serious trouble.

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