Contested divorces are the polar opposite of their uncontested counterparts.
In a New York divorce, there is spousal support or "temporary maintenance" and then there is maintenance.
January, often referred to as “Divorce Month” by numerous matrimonial law attorneys, sees an uptick in new case filings immediately following the New Year.
The first holiday season after a divorce can be difficult, but the joyous time of year doesn’t have to be a drag if you remember to keep these 6 simple rules in mind.
Going through a divorce can be a highly antagonistic affair, and oftentimes matters can be made worse when one spouse decides to hide their assets in an effort to protect them from being divided.
The 2016 holiday season is officially here. While usually a chaotic (but joyous!) time, the holidays can bring about additional challenges for divorced couples as they try to figure out how to juggle co-parenting responsibilities during this festive time of year.
For the most part, the divorce process for members of the military is no different than it is for civilians.
A divorce involving children can be an incredibly difficult experience, especially when it comes to learning how to co-parent effectively.
When couples file for divorce, they do not immediately start living the lives they will lead post-marriage.
As a custodial parent, one of your primary goals is to promote a healthy and active relationship between your child and your ex-spouse.
For parents facing a contentious divorce, it's common to have very specific child custody and visitation goals in mind.
An allegation of child abuse is a very serious matter that the Court does not take lightly.
Brian D. Perskin & Associates P.C. is proud to announce that Attorney Evan S. Seckular has been honored by Super Lawyers this year! For his outstanding work in the matrimonial and family law arena, he has been selected for the 2016 New York Super Lawyers Rising Stars list.
Your divorce case will likely require you to appear in divorce court several times for different litigation sessions or to file and present your case before a judge.
News outlets across the country are buzzing with the announcement that Angelina Jolie has filed for divorce from her husband of two years, Brad Pitt.
There are has been a recent spike in couples pursuing divorces later in life, leading to the coinage of the term “Gray Divorce” to describe this occurrence.
Child abuse and neglect are two of the most serious and concerning types of cases currently plaguing the Family Court system.
It’s that time of year again: the weather is cooling down, days are becoming a little shorter, and kids are going back to school.
There has been a long standing belief that half of all marriages in the United States end in divorce.
Initiating a divorce or family court matter can be intimidating and confusing, especially when there are many misconceptions surrounding the process.
Trying to find a divorce or child custody lawyer can be overwhelming.
There are two forms of child support modifications: upwards modification and downwards modification.