By Randy S. Margulis | Published April 29, 2013 | | |
Edward Furlong, the 35-year-old actor most famous for playing the role of John Connor in Terminator 2, was just recently sentenced to six months in jail in California for violating an order of protection. He joins dozens of celebrities who have been charged or convicted of domestic violence over the years across the United States. Read MoreRead More
Vice President Joe Biden and Attorney General Eric Holder recently announced the introduction of a new federal domestic violence prevention program. The program is designed to identify high-risk domestic abusers and their victims. It is also intended to connect women who are victims of domestic violence to a network of police and social workers who Read MoreRead More
According to the Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence, New York State courts issued over 300,000 orders of protection in 2010. Sadly, in that same year, there were also 73 intimate partner homicides, a 19 percent increase from 2009. Sobering statistics Suffering domestic violence — or false accusations of domestic violence — is life-changing. Read MoreRead More
As a Buffalo divorce lawyer for 28 years, I have devoted myself to solving the problems that affect families throughout the Buffalo metropolitan area and Western New York. As a family law attorney, I make it my goal to create a partnership of trust with my clients. People put their trust in me to handle cases that can potentially have a long-lasting impact on not only their lives, but the lives of their family as well.
Alexandra M. Rockwood is a Senior Associate Attorney with the Law Offices of Randy S. Margulis & Associates and has been with the firm since early 2020. She primarily practices in the areas of matrimonial and family law, including divorce, child custody, and child support. Alexandra is a practicing matrimonial and family law attorney as…