When The Going Gets Tough
Marriages don’t always work out. In fact, according to an average in 2016, 50% of them don’t work out. Divorce can get very complicated, which is why it’s important to have a Staten Island Divorce Attorney when moving forward with a divorce. In Staten Island alone, there’s an average of 3 per every 1000 people going through divorce. Considering our population, that’s a high number.
As a Staten Island Divorce Lawyer, we have guided clients through the process of divorce and annulment. The length of time and involvement varies on a case-by-case basis, because there are different assets and emotions for each couple. There are a lot of things to be factored in divorce including family, assets, funds, length of time in the marriage, possessions prior to the marriage, and anything related to inheritance. In scenarios where there are a lot of assets to be divided, and especially when there are child, it’s imperative to have a divorce lawyer present.
Annulment is not to be confused with divorce and requires a different set of procedures and filings.
Let the Law Offices of Michael L Walker represent you in your divorce case so that you can be certain you’re in safe hands and have an attorney that has your best interests in mind.
Some of the legal aspects of divorce we handle include:
- Marriage, civil unions, and domestic partnerships
- Adoption and surrogacy
- Child abuse and child abduction
- The termination of relationship and ancillary matters, including divorce, annulment, property settlements, alimony, child custody and visitation, child support and alimony awards
- Juvenile adjudication
- Paternity testing and paternity fraud