By Randy S. Margulis | Published November 26, 2012 | | |
The process of finalizing a divorce takes months, in the best-case scenario, and often drags on for a year or more. Both parties are now responsible for supporting two households on the same income that used to support one. If one spouse made less than 50% of the joint income, or now has more than 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
Most couples work to maintain and plan for a solid financial future, retirement, and support for their children. If those couples reach the end of their marriage, I work to help them keep plans intact even as their marriage dissolves. Preservation of wealth is an important feature of any divorce—for those with modest means or Read MoreRead More
Making any marriage work takes a lot of time and energy. Military marriages face unique challenges and stress, making healthy relationships even harder to maintain. And just as military marriage is unique, so is military divorce. If you are a serviceman or servicewoman considering divorce — or already there — understanding the divorce environment you Read MoreRead More
As a Buffalo divorce lawyer for 25 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.