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Divorced Moms on Mother’s Day

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

Holiday Co-Parenting Strategies

Thanksgiving marks the start of the holiday season this Thursday.

Relocation with Children after Divorce

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.

Telling Your Children About Divorce

After much deliberation, you and your spouse have decided to proceed with divorce.

How is Child Custody Determined in New York?

Agreeing on a child custody plan is one of the hardest components of divorce.

An Introduction to Child Custody in New York

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.

Effective Co-Parenting for Families of Divorce

Parents who are in the beginning stages of ending their relationship should strive to have an amicable, child centered divorce.

Marriage Equality = Divorce Equality

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.

Mothers’ Rights in New York Divorce

Primary child custody has historically been awarded to mothers in divorce cases due to “maternal preference,” or the notion that mothers raised children best, not fathers.

Child Custody and Support in New York State

Child custody and child support are two of the primary parts of New York divorce cases involving children.