Dobbs Ferry, New York Divorce Lawyers

Steven J. Mandel
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Experienced and professional divorce lawyer. Call today!

I’m an experienced New York divorce lawyer, dedicated to helping my clients at every stage of the divorce process. My practice includes simple and complex divorces, spousal support, child support, and child custody. Read More »
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Hilary Iris Nat
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New York Divorce Lawyer with 12 years experience

I am an experienced and accomplished attorney. My practice areas include Family Law, Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, Elder Law, Estates, and Real Estate. I am skilled at analyzing problems and implementing solutions... Read More »
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Elisa Claro
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Free Consultation! Dedicated & Skilled Divorce Lawyer! Service & Results!

I am an experienced and aggressive divorce law attorney. I am dedicated to protecting your rights and interests. I will fight for the best possible outcome! Visit my website for information or call for a consultation. Read More »
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Valerie S. Wolfman
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New York Divorce Lawyer with 30 years experience

For the past 30 years Valerie Wolfman Esq. has concentrated her law practice on Family, Matrimonial and Divorce Law, Child Custody, Divorce and Equitable Distribution (both simple and complex). Many of her cases have... Read More »
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Kenneth A. Eiges
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New York Divorce Attorney with 43 years experience

Attorney Kenneth Eiges has handled more than 3,000 divorce cases over the last 40 plus years. A skilled divorce mediator and an equally powerful litigator, he has earned an AV®Preeminent™ Rating with... Read More »
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Dobbs Ferry, NY Divorce Attorney with 39 years experience
(914) 693-5751 29 Brace Terrace
Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
New York Law School
Mary Frances Kelly
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White Plains, NY Divorce Attorney with 47 years experience
(914) 631-2657 399 Knollwood Rd
White Plains, NY 10603
Divorce, Estate Planning, Family and Real Estate
New York University School of Law
Mary F. Kelly, a founding member of Kelly & Knaplund, has practiced family law in Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Dutchess, and New York counties since 1978. Her achievements in the legal community include service as a charter member of the New York State Permanent Judicial Commission on Justice for Children, which has advocated for court reform in the family law arena since 1988, and she has been a member of the Ninth Judicial District Gender Fairness Committee since 1994. A leader throughout her career, Ms. Kelly has served as President of the Women’s Bar Association of the State of New...
Aubrey Claudius Galloway
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Scarsdale, NY Divorce Lawyer with 8 years experience
(914) 358-6420 2 Overhill Road
Suite 400
Scarsdale, NY 10583
Free ConsultationDivorce, Criminal, Family and Juvenile
Seton Hall University School of Law and Pace Law School
Aubrey C. Galloway III, Esq. received his Juris Doctorate from Pace Law where he followed a litigation track and excelled in trial and appellate advocacy. He earned his B.A. in Political Science from Gettysburg College where he was elected to the prestigious Pi Lambda Sigma honors society for excellence in the subject. Mr. Galloway begin his legal career as an Associate at one of the top Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury law firms in the country, Aaronson Rappaport Feinstein & Deutsch LLP (Best Lawyers® rankings). During his 4 years at ARFD he handled the defense...
Christine Moccia
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White Plains, NY Divorce Lawyer with 27 years experience
(914) 902-3325 297 Knollwood Road
White Plains, NY 10601
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
Fordham University School of Law
I have worked in the area of divorce and family law for over 20 years. Each client presents a unique challenge to me and deserves representation that meets his or her individual needs. I am a graduate of Fordham Law School and a seasoned litigator, advocate, and negotiator. I have practiced in the areas of family law, divorce, the division of marital assets, child support, custody, spousal support, and pension allocation. I have appeared before Justices of the Supreme Court and Family Court in the counties of Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess, Orange, Ulster and Sullivan, and have argued before the...
Mr John Raymond McCarron Jr
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Tuckahoe, NY Divorce Lawyer with 9 years experience
(914) 729-1083 68 Main Street
Tuckahoe, NY 10707
Divorce, Business, Communications and Family
Pace Law School and Pace Law School
John Anthony Pappalardo
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White Plains, NY Divorce Attorney with 32 years experience
(914) 761-9400 200 East Post Road
White Plains, NY 10601
Divorce, Arbitration & Mediation, Domestic Violence and Family
New England Law | Boston
John A. Pappalardo is a Partner in the law firm of Farber, Pappalardo & Carbonari. He has been an active matrimonial practitioner for 32 years handling moderate to very complex litigation involving matrimonial and family law cases. He oversees a very experienced matrimonial department. He also has a private matrimonial mediation practice, is certified in matrimonial collaborative law, sits as a matrimonial arbitrator, and is New York State Certified as an attorney representing children. He has served as Guardian Ad Litem in matrimonial proceedings and is admitted to the State and Federal Bar in New York, New Jersey, and Massachusetts....
David Ivan Bliven
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White Plains, NY Divorce Lawyer with 21 years experience
(914) 468-0968 445 Hamilton Ave, Ste 607
White Plains, NY 10601
Divorce, Domestic Violence, Family and Juvenile
New York Law School
Attorney David Bliven graduated with honors from Syracuse University in 1993 with a B.A. in Sociology. He went on to serve as a judicial intern and statistician with the NYS Commission on City Court Judicial Reallocation with the Office of the Deputy Chief Administrative Judge.

David Bliven then attended law school at New York Law School, where he graduated with honors and ranked within the top 15% of his class.

He then worked in private practice for a year, doing mostly matrimonial work, before serving as a prosecutor for nearly 3 years with the NYC Administration for Children's Services. There he prosecuted...
Shari Ruth Gordon
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White Plains, NY Divorce Lawyer with 33 years experience
(914) 962-2722 140 Grand Street, Suite 401
White Plains, NY 10601
Free ConsultationDivorce, DWI and Family
Albany Law School
Shari R. Gordon, Esq.
www.sharigordonlaw.com - Experienced Divorce and Family Attorney.
Since 1986, Shari R. Gordon has been practicing law. Her offices are located in Yorktown Heights and White Plains, New York. The law firm concentrates in matrimonial litigation and divorce mediation and criminal defense. Shari is also admitted to the Eastern and Southern District Courts as well as the United States Supreme Court. In addition to her divorce and family law practice, Shari has an extensive background in criminal defense as a former Senior Staff Trial Counsel with the Criminal Defense Division, Bronx County. She...
Andrew Jason Proto
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Mount Kisco, NY Divorce Attorney with 19 years experience
(914) 946-4808 118 North Bedford Road
Mount Kisco, NY 10549
Free ConsultationDivorce, Criminal, DWI and Family
Western New England University School of Law
As a former Assistant District Attorney in Westchester County, Andrew gained valuable experience while handling countless felony and misdemeanor cases. While an Assistant District Attorney he prosecuted a variety of criminal cases including murder, drug sale & possession, assault, DWI, theft and many others. Also, while a prosecutor he coordinated various investigations with state and local law enforcement, developing relationships he still maintains today. Now as a criminal defense attorney Andrew has defended all types of criminal investigations and offenses including complex white collar crimes, million dollar thefts, grand and petit larcenies, assault, drug offenses, sex offenses, DWI/DUI,...
Christine J. Klein
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Hawthorne, NY Divorce Lawyer with 22 years experience
(914) 449-6749 245 Saw Mill River Rd, #106
Hawthorne, NY 10532
Divorce, Estate Planning, Family and Personal Injury
St. John's University School of Law
An experienced litigator, Christine Klein handles family law issues with sensitivity and understanding. Our practice focuses on your family's legal needs. Whether starting a new one by adopting a child or trying to protect the family you have in a custody or divorce proceeding, we'll work with you to help safeguard your family. We work with traditional families as well as with the LGBT community, and single individuals, taking care of your special family's legal needs.
Darren M. Shapiro
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Effective and Experienced Divorce Mediator, Matrimonial and Family Law Attorney

Our firm has years of divorce mediation, negotiation, and litigation experience in divorce and family law cases across Nassau and Suffolk Long Island, Queens, New York City, the Boroughs and more. Read More »
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Stephen Bilkis
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Free Consultation! New York Divorce Lawyer! Skilled & Dedicated!

I am a committed and knowledgeable divorce attorney with experience in a wide range of cases. I will advocate for your rights and best interests! Visit my website for more information or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Frances A. DeThomas Esq.
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Rye, NY Divorce Lawyer with 20 years experience
(914) 967-2114 150 Purchase Street
Suite 4
Rye, NY 10580
Divorce, Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
Pace Law School
Olivia T. Marotta
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White Plains, NY Divorce Attorney
(914) 761-9400 200 East Post Road
White Plains, NY 10601
Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Pace Law School
Ms. Marotta is an Associate Attorney at Farber, Pappalardo & Carbonari. She graduated cum laude from Pace University School of Law, where she was a Senior Associate of Pace Law Review and a University Merit Scholarship Recipient. While in law school, Ms. Marotta founded Pace’s Family Law Society and served as its President. She also worked as a Legal Extern for the Pace Women's Justice Center, where she operated under a student practice order in representing victims of domestic violence and assisting with uncontested divorce and child support cases. Prior to joining Farber, Pappalardo & Carbonari...
Deborah Hope Wayne
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Purchase, NY Divorce Attorney with 27 years experience
(914) 365-1200 3000 Westchester Ave
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Purchase, NY 10577
Divorce, Arbitration & Mediation and Family
Pace Law School
I advocate for clients who want to take charge of their lives and resolve conflict using a common sense approach. During my more than 20 years of practice, I have handled hundreds of matrimonial and family law matters. While I have extensive litigation experience, I now focus my practice on mediation and collaborative law because most of my clients fell strongly that they want to stay out of court. I want to make a positive difference in the lives of clients going through stressful family transitions. I help mothers and fathers in developing parenting plans that are practical and that...
Elisa Claro
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White Plains, NY Divorce Attorney with 4 years experience
(877) 631-3539 199 Main St
4th Floor
White Plains, NY 10601
Divorce, Immigration and Traffic Tickets
Pace Law School
I migrated to New York after high school where I graduated from business school and law school with high Latin honors. While attending law school, I gained hands on training and experience as a student attorney; during which I was exposed to civil and criminal procedure law and regulatory and administrative law. This now gives me an edge when dealing with my client’s legal issues. Since attending law school, I have had the privilege to train under, work with, and learn from the best attorneys in the field. I have worked on a multitude of difficult and challenging matters...
Karen Jansen
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White Plains, NY Divorce Attorney with 19 years experience
(914) 821-5200 445 Hamilton Ave.
Suite 607
White Plains, NY 10601
Free ConsultationDivorce, Appeals, Domestic Violence and Family
Pace Law School
"When representing clients, I am consciously aware of the stress associated with any type of litigation. I try to reduce that stress by being available on a nearly 24/7 basis to answer questions and head off potential problems. I pride myself on prompt return of telephone calls, and I am also sensitive to the importance of the cost considerations of effective representation."


My work focuses on all aspects & types of Family Law including High Net-Worth/High Income Divorce, Same Sex Family Law, Child Custody & Visitation, Child Support, Alimony/Spousal Support,...
Natalie E. Zaremba
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White Plains, NY Divorce Attorney with 4 years experience
(914) 761-9400 200 East Post Road
White Plains, NY 10601
Divorce, Family and Personal Injury
Pace Law School
Ms. Zaremba is an Associate Attorney at Farber, Pappalardo & Carbonari. She is experienced in all aspects of matrimonial and family law practice including divorce, child custody, spousal and child support, equitable distribution, domestic violence and pre-nuptial and post-marital agreements.
Ronald Allan Phillips
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Orangeburg, NY Divorce Attorney with 45 years experience
(845) 353-0100 60 Dutch Hill Road
Suite 15
Orangeburg, NY 10962-1724
Divorce and Family



Mr. Phillips practice has been devoted exclusively to the field of matrimonial and family law since he was first admitted in New York in 1974. He is a member of the Rockland County Bar Association, the New York State Bar Association and, the American Bar Association and is a member of the Family Law Sections of all of those bar associations. Mr. Phillips served on the Board of Managers, and then served as a vice president of the New York Chapter from 2002 to 2004, and then again served on the Board of Managers. He has lectured on various...
Helen Wu
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White Plains, NY Divorce Lawyer with 6 years experience
(914) 761-9400 200 East Post Road
White Plains, NY 10601
Divorce and Family
Fordham University School of Law
Helen H. Wu is an Associate Attorney at Farber, Pappalardo & Carbonari since 2017.

She graduated from Fordham University School of Law, where she was a member of the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association and worked as a Legal Intern for the Community Economic Development Clinic. Prior to joining Farber, Pappalardo & Carbonari in October, 2017, she worked with Wong, Wong & Associates, P.C., where she handled matrimonial and family law cases in addition to corporate disputes, residential and commercial real estate leases and closings, as well as landlord-tenant and immigration matters. She also volunteers as a pro bono attorney...
Michael Francis Dailey Esq.
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Bronx, NY Divorce Attorney with 24 years experience
(718) 543-0100 One Riverdale Avenue
Suite One
Bronx, NY 10463
Divorce, Criminal and DWI
Fordham University School of Law
Elliot J. Danziger
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Rye Brook, NY Divorce Lawyer with 10 years experience
(888) 558-1580 800 Westchester Avenue
Suite N-641
Rye Brook, NY 10573
Divorce, Family and Real Estate
Pace University
Elliot J. Danziger is an experienced real estate attorney with Danziger Legal PLLC. He helps a wide range of clients with various real estate transactions including purchases and sales of residential homes (coops, condos, and houses), multi-family and other investment properties, commercial properties, short sales and distressed properties, and 1031 exchanges. Elliot strives to provide exceptional service to his real estate clients.
Joseph H. Nivin
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New York Divorce Attorney with 11 years experience

Joseph H. Nivin, Esq. Family Law Attorney The Law Offices of Joseph H. Nivin, P.C. is a general practice law firm with a focus on family law. Attorney Joseph H. Nivin, Esq. and his team have years of experience with the... Read More »
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Mary Frances Kelly
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New York Divorce Attorney with 47 years experience

Mary F. Kelly, a founding member of Kelly & Knaplund, has practiced family law in Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Dutchess, and New York counties since 1978. Her achievements in the legal community include service as... Read More »
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Jessica L. Piperis
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White Plains, NY Divorce Attorney with 3 years experience
(914) 761-9400 200 East Post Road
White Plains, NY 10601
Divorce, Construction, Domestic Violence and Family
Pace Law School
Sari Martin Friedman
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White Plains, NY Divorce Attorney with 38 years experience
(914) 873-4410 34 South Broadway
Suite 714
White Plains, NY 10601
Divorce and Family
Friedman & Friedman PLLC, Attorneys at Law is known for their diligence in family law. They represent clients throughout Westchester County with a wide range of divorce and family law cases. The team of Westchester County divorce lawyers have over 90 years of combined experience assisting clients with family law issues. No matter which side of the divorce case you are on, the team can utilize its skills and experience to fight for you. Schedule your free case evaluation today to begin pursuing a resolution with our experienced firm.
Mr. Eric Z. Reimer Esq.
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White Plains, NY Divorce Lawyer
(877) 885-8800 445 Hamilton Avenue
Suite 1102
White Plains, NY 10601
Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Fordham University School of Law
Mr. Reimer loves helping clients. Preparing a will for a new family, ensuring that a deceased relative's estate is administered quickly, or securing a fair divorce for a struggling spouse is a terrific way to spend a day. Trust Eric with your most difficult legal issues. With an emphasis on client services, The Reimer Law Firm should be your firm of choice to protect your family. Call toll-free to schedule a free consultation with Mr. Reimer. (877) 885-8800.
Eugene Dougherty
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White Plains, NY Divorce Lawyer with 28 years experience
(914) 263-7955 1 Barker Avenue, 2nd Floor
White Plains, NY 10601
Free ConsultationDivorce, Domestic Violence, Education and Family
Pace Law School
Practice Areas Divorce Child custody, visitation,child support Separation Agreements Prenuptial Agreements Postnuptial Agreements Domestic abuse/child neglect Matrimonial law Education law Admitted to Practice United States Supreme Court New York New Jersey Education Pace University, J.D. Dean’s List Ranking Scholar Brooklyn College of the City University of New York, M.A. State University of New York, B.A. Harvard Law School – Summer Institute for Lawyers, 1991 Awards Citation for Meritorious Service, U.S. Army Certificate of Appreciation, White Plains City Court Memberships New York State Bar Association – Family Law Section Westchester County Bar...
Joseph Luis Ramirez
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White Plains, NY Divorce Lawyer with 17 years experience
(914) 574-8330 203 East Post Road
White Plains, NY 10601
Free ConsultationDivorce, Domestic Violence, Family and Immigration
Jeffrey Mitchell Binder
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White Plains, NY Divorce Lawyer with 22 years experience
(914) 946-3191 68 East Post Road, suite 200
White Plains, NY 10601
Divorce, Bankruptcy, Business and Criminal
Robert Scott Sunshine
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Pearl River, NY Divorce Lawyer with 28 years experience
(845) 735-1300 One Blue Hill Plaza,Third Floor
Pearl River, NY 10965
Divorce and Personal Injury
Manuel J.  Machado
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White Plains, NY Divorce Lawyer with 17 years experience
(914) 949-4918 200 Mamaroneck Ave.
Ste 403
White Plains, NY 10601
Free ConsultationDivorce, Bankruptcy, Criminal and Real Estate
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Moira Tomasella
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Purchase, NY Divorce Attorney with 23 years experience
(201) 546-1911 2500 Westchester Ave
Purchase, NY 07662
Divorce, Criminal, Domestic Violence and Family
Carol Most
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White Plains, NY Divorce Attorney with 26 years experience
(914) 997-9181 222 Bloomingdale Road Suite 302
White Plains, NY 10605
Divorce
Ingrid Gherman
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More than 35 years of experience in all areas of matrimonial law.

I am an experienced and caring matrimonial and divorce lawyer practicing in the New York City area. I help clients navigate the divorce process and fight for what they are entitled to so that they can begin their future. Read More »
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Frank Catalina
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Free Consultation! Divorce Attorney Fighting for the Results You Want & Need!

I am an experienced and aggressive divorce attorney. I am committed to protecting the rights and best interests of those going through a divorce! Visit my website for more information or call for a free consultation. Read More »
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Lisa Ellen Zeiderman
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White Plains, NY Divorce Lawyer with 14 years experience
(914) 455-1000 140 Grand Street
White Plains, NY 10601
Divorce
Ola Azeez
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Bronx, NY Divorce Lawyer with 22 years experience
(718) 882-5700 3908 White Plains Rd
Bronx, NY 10466
Divorce, Family, Immigration and Tax
Cuny School Of Law
Joy Y. Frank Esq.
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White Plains, NY Divorce Attorney
(914) 358-0012 445 Hamilton Ave.
Suite 1102
White Plains, NY 10601
Divorce
Cari B. Rincker
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(212) 427-2049 535 Fifth Avenue, 4th Floor
New York, NY 10017
New York, NY Divorce Attorney with 11 years experience
Divorce, Agricultural, Animal and Family
Pace Law School
Cari is a licensed attorney in the States of New York, Illinois, New Jersey, and Connecticut while being licensed in the District of Columbia. Cari is a general practitioner with concentrations in food/agriculture law, family/matrimonial law, civil litigation, estate planning and mediation. Rincker Law, PLLC has offices in New York City and Champaign, Illinois. Cari is a member of the Association for the Bar in the City of New York's Matrimonial Law Committee. Before starting Rincker Law, PLLC, Cari was an associate at Budd-Falen Law Offices, LLC in Cheyenne, Wyoming where her broad practice...
Bruce Provda
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New York, NY Divorce Attorney with 45 years experience
(212) 321-0741 745 Fifth Avenue
Suite 500
New York, NY 10151
Free ConsultationDivorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University and Harvard Law School
Bruce is atop divorce and family lawyer in New York
Joseph H. Nivin
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New York, NY Divorce Attorney with 11 years experience
(347) 642-0376 122 East 42nd Street
Suite 2100
New York, NY 10168
Divorce, Domestic Violence, Family and Juvenile
Brooklyn Law School
Joseph H. Nivin, Esq. Family Law Attorney

The Law Offices of Joseph H. Nivin, P.C. is a general practice law firm with a focus on family law. Attorney Joseph H. Nivin, Esq. and his team have years of experience with the New York City Child Welfare Agency, Family Court, and Supreme Court. Mr. Nivin represents families in court, litigation, hearings and appeals. He has argued successfully before the Appellate Division for the Second Judicial Department.

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Mr. Nivin has been repeatedly recognized as a respected attorney in his field. He has been named a Rising Star every year since 2015 by Super...
Paul Eric Rudder
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New York, NY Divorce Attorney with 50 years experience
(212) 826-9900 950 THIRD AVENUE, 11TH FLOOR
New York, NY 10022
Divorce and Family
Brooklyn Law School
Paul Eric Rudder, ESQ is a Family and Divorce Lawyer in Midtown Manhattan for the past 35 years. His firm provides all legal services pertaining to Matrimonial Practice. He has earned highest regards from both clients and peers. Services: Contested Divorces, Uncontested Divorces, Separation/Settlement Agreements, High Net Worth Divorces, Pre-Nuptial Agreements, Post Divorce Disputes, Same Sex Pre Nuptial Agreements, and Divorce Child Custody Disputes.
Stephen Bilkis
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(800) 696-9529 903 Sheridan Ave
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Bronx, NY 10451
Free ConsultationBronx, NY Divorce Lawyer with 22 years experience
Divorce, Domestic Violence, Family and Juvenile
Touro Law School
Free Consultation | (800) 696-9529 | Call 24/7 | Stephen Bilkis is the managing Partner of the New York Law firm Stephen Bilkis & Associates, PLLC. Aggressively representing clients in their legal needs.
David Mejias
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Glen Cove, NY Divorce Lawyer with 23 years experience
(516) 333-7777 1 Dosoris Ln
Glen Cove, NY 11542
Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
David Mejias is a Long Island attorney specializing in family law and divorce. He is a managing partner at Mejias, Milgrim & Alvarado where he has practiced law for 18 years. He currently serves as the Chairman of the Long Island Hispanic Bar Foundation, the charitable branch of the Long Island Hispanic Bar Association where he has previously served as President. In 2003, Dave Mejias became the first Latino elected to the Nassau County Legislature, where he served from 2004 to 2010. In 2013, Dave was recognized by Long Island Pulse as a Top Ten Legal Eagle, winning the...
Richard Lutringer
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New York, NY Divorce Attorney
(917) 830-7966 45 Rockefeller Plaza
Suite 2000
New York, NY 10111
Free ConsultationDivorce, Arbitration & Mediation, Family and Real Estate
Cornell University
Full time mediator with offices in New York City and Southern California.
Palm Springs Office concentrates primarily on divorce, custodial arrangements and disputes related to real estate and probate, as well as family-owned business and vacation homes. New York City Office concentrates on corporate, commercial and finance matters

Extensive training in alternative dispute resolution techniques, including at the Harvard Law School Program on Negotiation, the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution in London (CEDR), the American Arbitration Association.
(AAA),and the International Mediation Institute (IMI)., Among other panels, he mediates disputes as a member of the mediation panels of CPR,...
Eve Helitzer
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New York Divorce Lawyer with 12 years experience

Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra UniversityNew York
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Ali Shahrestani, Esq.
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Exclusive Representation for Discerning Clients Since 2007

A recipient of multiple awards, seen on Fox and ABC News, and honored by dozens of client testimonials, Ali Shahrestani offers intense and affordable representation, consistent communications & professional advocacy. Read More »
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Considering divorce?

If a person wishes to terminate his or her marriage, he or she may file for a divorce. In a divorce proceeding, the court will terminate the marriage and determine the rights and responsibilities of the divorcing parties regarding child custody, child visitation, child support and spousal support (alimony). The court will also redistribute marital assets.

Depending on where you reside and where your assets are, the division of property can be a very simple or very complex process. Disputes often arise during this phase of a divorce if the two parties disagree as to who should receive which assets or property.

Finding a divorce lawyer who is experienced and reliable can reduce your stress and help you make the best choices possible. A good divorce lawyer should be a problem solver who is skilled at negotiation and possesses a solid trial background. If both parties are open to alternative dispute resolution, such as arbitration or mediation, finding a lawyer experienced in collaborative divorce or divorce mediation would be beneficial.

Divorce lawyers also handle child custody issues, including multi-state and international child custody situations. Some divorce lawyers may be certified by their states as being family law specialists. Certification often requires that a lawyer meet certain experience and educational criteria.


Legal Custody: A parent with legal custody has the right to decide on the child's upbringing, education, and medical care. A court may grant legal custody to one parent (sole legal custody) or both parents (joint legal custody).

Separate Property: Property acquired before marriage or during the marriage as a gift or inheritance, or bought during marriage with separate property.