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Queens Contested Divorce | New York Family Law Lawyer

skyseoroundtable October 9, 2021

Uncontested Divorces 

At the point when you think about a separation, the primary thing that rings a bell is likely a great deal of substantial feelings and unpleasant battling. Also a ton of dollar signs! At Beckerman and Granados, PLLC we have some uplifting news for you. 

Since October of 2010, New York turned into a “No Fault” State in our Domestic Relations Law. This implies that we’ve joined the remainder of the country in looking for a separation without the need of the conventional and untidy “grounds” recently required. A few states dispensed with the “issue grounds” totally while others just added the “no shortcoming” grounds to the rundown. New York is one of those states where you actually have the choice to record under one of the customary “Shortcoming grounds.” 

Be cautioned, in spite of the fact that you can document under the conventional grounds, it may not be to your greatest advantage to do as such. The “grounds” for the separation are basically the way which we are requesting that the court hear our case and award the separation. This implies that assuming you choose to go with, for instance DRL 170(4) Adultery, you have made extra obstacles for your self and, if effective, will achieve a similar outcome as though you had recorded under 170(7) “no issue” ground. This extra work implies additional time, cash, and struggle. 

All you need to document under the “no shortcoming” ground is to swear in your papers that “there has been an unrecoverable breakdown in the relationship for a time of somewhere around six (6) months, before the beginning of the activity.” DRL 170(7). With that language, the court currently has the power or “grounds” to give you the separation. There is one trick, before the separation can be in truth, you need to determine every single financial issue and any care and kid support issues too. At Beckerman and Granados, PLLC we were prepared at a firm that does more than 400 separations per year, the majority of which are uncontested so we realize how to ensure your papers are done effectively the initial time. Call us today (516) 238 – 0863.

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