Whether you are in the midst of a contentious divorce or simply considering a separation, a family & divorce lawyer can help. These attorneys handle a range of family law issues such as child custody, child or spousal support, property division and restraining orders. They can also provide guidance for pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements. Some family & divorce lawyers specialize in specific areas of family law such as high-asset divorces and same-sex marriages.
While you might think the work a family & divorce lawyer does is intense and emotionally charged, it is often very rewarding. Attorneys often say the best part of their jobs are the relationships they build with clients and how they get to watch families grow and develop. The most successful family & divorce attorneys are able to help people through some of the most difficult times in their lives.
Aside from guiding clients through the legal aspects of divorce or separation proceedings, some family & divorce lawyers handle sensitive family matters such as domestic violence, child abuse or elder abuse cases. They may also counsel individuals who wish to adopt a child. They can also guide their clients through other non-adversarial options for resolving these legal issues, such as mediation or arbitration.
Barrows Levy PLLC assists clients in New York City with contested and uncontested divorce proceedings, custody and visitation arrangements and property division disputes. Its team of attorneys has over 60 years of collective experience handling complex matrimonial litigation including cases involving substantial assets like retirement accounts and inherited properties. אמיר בר לב