Video Library

Video Library

Divorce & Separation

I need to get a divorce. What is the first step?
How long does a divorce normally take in NYS?
My spouse and I have been living apart for many years. Are we separated?
What is the difference between durational and non-durational alimony?
What does equitable distribution mean?
My spouse owns their own business. How can I prove their income?
What is a statement of net worth?
Do I have to go to court for a divorce?
Will my spouse be entitled to half my pension in a divorce?
My spouse cheated on me. Does this help me in a divorce?
I want to get divorced but my spouse lives in another state. What can I do?
What are some causes of action for filing a divorce?
What can I ask for during a divorce?
I have been served with a summons. What do I do next?

Child Custody & Support

What is the difference between physical and legal custody?
What can I do if my ex spouse stops paying child support?
Do I still have to pay child support if my ex spouse and I share custody?
My spouse is abusive. Does this mean I automatically get custody?
Do I automatically get custody if I am a stay at home parent?
Am I allowed to claim my children as deductions on my taxes?

Adoption

What are the different types of adoption?
We are thinking about adoption. Where do we begin?
How long does the adoption process normally take?
How many times do I have to go to court for an adoption? 

Criminal Law

What’s important to know in a DWI case ?
What’s important to know about drug defenses in New York State?
What are temporary and final restraining orders?
What are the different issues that can arise with domestic violence in a family matter?