Brian D. Perskin & Associates
BLOG
What Makes Military Divorce Different

What Makes Military Divorce Different

For the most part, the divorce process for members of the military is no different than it is for civilians.
How to Tell Others About Your Divorce

How to Tell Others About Your Divorce

The divorce process can be difficult and confusing,
The 4 Cardinal Rules of Co-Parenting

The 4 Cardinal Rules of Co-Parenting

A divorce involving children can be an incredibly difficult experience, especially when it comes to learning how to co-parent effectively.
Understanding Pendente Lite Orders

Understanding Pendente Lite Orders

When couples file for divorce, they do not immediately start living the lives they will lead post-marriage.
What Can I Do If My Child Refuses Visitation?

What Can I Do If My Child Refuses Visitation?

As a custodial parent, one of your primary goals is to promote a healthy and active relationship between your child and your ex-spouse.
Avoiding Common Child Custody Mistakes

Avoiding Common Child Custody Mistakes

For parents facing a contentious divorce, it's common to have very specific child custody and visitation goals in mind.
Child Abuse Allegations during Divorce and Custody

Child Abuse Allegations during Divorce and Custody

An allegation of child abuse is a very serious matter that the Court does not take lightly.
Attorney Evan Seckular Selected for 2016 Super Lawyers Rising Stars List

Attorney Evan Seckular Selected for 2016 Super Lawyers Rising Stars List

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.
How to Conduct Yourself in a Courtroom

How to Conduct Yourself in a Courtroom

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.
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie to Divorce

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie to Divorce

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.
What Makes “Gray Divorce” Different

What Makes “Gray Divorce” Different

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 v. Child Neglect in New York

Child Abuse v. Child Neglect in New York

Child abuse and neglect are two of the most serious and concerning types of cases currently plaguing the Family Court system.
Back to School for Children of Divorce

Back to School for Children of Divorce

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.
True American Divorce Statistics

True American Divorce Statistics

There has been a long standing belief that half of all marriages in the United States end in divorce.
Divorce and Family Law Misunderstandings

Divorce and Family Law Misunderstandings

Initiating a divorce or family court matter can be intimidating and confusing, especially when there are many misconceptions surrounding the process.
What to Look for in a Divorce Attorney

What to Look for in a Divorce Attorney

Trying to find a divorce or child custody lawyer can be overwhelming.
Modifying Court Orders in NYC

Modifying Court Orders in NYC

There are two forms of child support modifications: upwards modification and downwards modification.
The Benefits of Hiring a Divorce Lawyer

The Benefits of Hiring a Divorce Lawyer

It is possible to get a divorce without hiring an attorney, but it isn’t necessarily advised.
Child Support and Summer Camp

Child Support and Summer Camp

New York State requires a non-custodial parent to help with child rearing costs during, and after, a divorce or child custody action.
Commemorating Your Divorce

Commemorating Your Divorce

Life’s milestones deserve to be celebrated and commemorated.
Post-Nuptial Agreements for Stay-at-Home Parents

Post-Nuptial Agreements for Stay-at-Home Parents

Choosing to become a stay-at-home parent is an admirable decision, but it is one that requires special consideration.
Learn to Thrive After Divorce

Learn to Thrive After Divorce

Divorce can be a long process, full of twists, turns, and unexpected roadblocks.
Divorce and Custody Resources in New York City

Divorce and Custody Resources in New York City

The beginning of the divorce process can seem daunting, especially when you don’t know where to turn.
The Divorce Process in New York

The Divorce Process in New York

“What is the divorce process in New York like?” and “What is the timeline for a divorce?”
Introducing Your Child to the Concept of Therapy

Introducing Your Child to the Concept of Therapy

As discussed previously, divorce effects all children differently.
Divorced Moms on Mother’s Day

Divorced Moms on Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day can be difficult for divorced parents, especially mothers.