Child Custody in New York | What You Should Know

Often, determining child custody arrangements is the most complex part of a divorce. Read on to learn more about the process. Physical vs Legal Custody There are two main types of custody awarded in the state of New York:  Legal custody refers to a parent’s legal right to make important decisions in a child’s life. […]

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Relocation After a New York Divorce | What You Need to Know

New York courts generally believe that a child benefits from having a relationship with both parents. As a result, a judge may be hesitant to allow a parent to move a child out of state, and away from the other parent. In New York, judges make decisions based on what is in the child’s best […]

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How Does Substance Abuse Affect Custody in New York?

If you have lost custody of your child, it does not have to be permanent. You may be able to win back custody down the line. To do so, you will want to work with a dedicated family law attorney. If you have lost custody, it is for a reason. If you can fix the […]

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What are the Consequences of Parental Alienation in New York?

Divorce can be messy, and unfortunately, some parents will attempt to involve their children in the drama. One way that this occurs is through parental alienation. Parental alienation involves a parent attempting to turn their child against the other parent by manipulating the child. Read on to learn more. Who is Involved in Parental Alienation? […]

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