Our society is shifting to one that places a high value on the benefits of co-parenting, and non-traditional custody agreements and parenting plans reflect that.
You’ve weighed your options, waited till after the holiday season has passed, and are finally ready to file for divorce.
The beginning of a new year is marked with resolutions, promises made to oneself to better themselves in one way or another, such as joining a gym or changing careers.
Divorce is tough. It can be an emotionally trying time, full of sadness, anger, or resentment.
Divorce cases can become exponentially more difficult if children are involved, since there are issues surrounding child custody, visitation, and support that must be addressed.
Infidelity is often cited as the reason why a marriage ends in divorce, as the trust between spouses is no longer present.
After much deliberation, you and your spouse have decided to proceed with divorce.
Agreeing on a child custody plan is one of the hardest components of divorce.
After years of effort from lawmakers and advocates, the state of New York has finally passed comprehensive maintenance (or alimony) reform.
Great news! In response to a growing demand, the family law firm of Brian D. Perskin & Associates P.C. now offers Saturday consultations!
Trying to navigate a New York City Family Court while pursuing a child custody case can be daunting, especially for parties who have no prior experience with this type of legal matter.
Domestic violence is a very serious matter that can play a pivotal role in divorce and child custody proceedings in New York State.
Baby boomers have been at the forefront of many social, economic, and cultural movements throughout the past few decades.
For some people, divorce isn't just an emotional and financial hardship, it's a spiritual one.
Did you know that there is an average of 6 to 7 divorces per 1,000 people in New York State?
Technology plays an ever-expanding role in our lives, especially in our communication and relationships.
Parents who are in the beginning stages of ending their relationship should strive to have an amicable, child centered divorce.
Back to school season can be challenging for parents whose children are still in full time summer mode.
It can be difficult to divorce a missing spouse, especially in cases of abandonment, but it is not impossible.
Social media is becoming an increasingly popular component of divorce cases across the globe.
We have previously discussed the division of assets in New York divorce.
Equitable distribution, or the division of assets, is a major component of most New York divorce actions.
The U.S. Supreme Court issued a landmark decision in the case of Obergefell v. Hodges that makes same sex marriage legal across the country.
Divorce can be a traumatic and heartbreaking experience for all involved.
Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements are receiving praise from matrimonial attorneys throughout New York because of the security they provide married couples in the event of divorce.