If you and your spouse do not see eye-to-eye on the terms of your divorce, you have a Contested Divorce and need to seek the protection an experienced Long Island divorce attorney can provide. A Contested Divorce is one in which the parties cannot come to an agreement on a least one issue. Such disagreement can typically spread to other issues as well, including custody, visitation, child support, maintenance and equitable distribution of marital assets.
As experienced Long Island Divorce Attorneys, we see many different kinds of divorces and have helped many clients start over by tirelessly representing them in their Contested divorces. One way we are able to accomplish this is through our zealous advocacy during your Contested Divorce.
Protect Your Rights & Assets with an Experienced Divorce Attorney
There will be many instances in which your spouse and his or her attorney will attempt to receive more than that to which they are entitled. In a Contested Divorce, it is critical that you contact an experienced Long Island Divorce Attorney to protect your rights and assets right away.
The Long Island Divorce and Family Law firm of Robert E. Hornberger, Esq., PC is dedicated to ensuring that you receive all that you are entitled to, and, making sure you do not over-pay, or over-compensate, your spouse. We work tirelessly to get our clients the most favorable outcome and secure a fresh start for yourself and your children.
“Robert Hornberger is an outstanding attorney. He is professional, intelligent and an excellent communicator. He relates well to his clients. He is personable and easy to approach. I feel totally comfortable discussing all aspects of my divorce with him. Mr. Hornberger ‘s response time is impeccable. He gives 100 percent to his clients,100 percent of the time. Mr. Hornberger and his legal team prepare his strategy with a level of skill and expertise that is superior to all others. I feel confident knowing that he is representing me in my divorce. I would without hesitation recommend Robert Hornberger to anyone going through the difficult time of a divorce. He is bar none the best out there….. THE BEST!!!”
Do Not Let Your Spouse Take Advantage of You
During your Long Island Divorce, it is likely that your spouse and his or her attorney will attempt to intimidate you and make you believe you are not entitled to what is rightfully yours. Do not let this happen to you.
Your spouse may also be asking you for assets that you have earned during the course of the marriage. While he or she may be entitled to a certain share or portion, it is important not to let your spouse get carried away. In many cases, he or she may attempt to squeeze harder than necessary and receive additional sums that they are not entitled to.
As soon as you make the decision to divorce, or, as soon as you get served with papers from your spouse, it is time to find an experienced Long Island Divorce Attorney. Having an experienced Divorce Attorney advocating for you can make all the difference when resolving your divorce. We have worked with countless clients to make sure that they are not getting “taken to the cleaners” or “raked over the coals.” This is especially important to protect your future. Without a fair settlement between you and your spouse, it will be incredibly challenging to move forward with your post-divorce life.
At our firm, we relish the opportunity to zealously protect your rights and assets and ensure you are not taken advantage of. We work tirelessly to make sure that you receive what you are rightfully entitled to and don’t pay a penny more than you need to.
Your Marriage is a Partnership, Be Sure You’re Fairly Compensated
Without your contributions to your marriage, your spouse would not have been able to accomplish all that he or she has been able to during the course of your marriage. You have been a vital part of his or her endeavors. Those contributions must be recognized when negotiating your Long Island Divorce.
It is important to contact an experienced Long Island Divorce Attorney as early as possible. During your free consultation, we can discuss the variety of ways that you have contributed to the marriage, and what those contributions mean in the context of your Long Island Divorce.
Protect Your Future
It is important to keep in mind your long-term goals while going through your Long Island Divorce. Eventually, you may wish to relocate, buy a new home, start a new job, remarry, retire or go on that dream vacation you’ve been putting off. All of these are exciting events that you should have the resources to do in your post-divorce life.
When negotiating and settling your Divorce, it is important to have an experienced Divorce Attorney represent your interests. Having the right person advocating for you can help to ensure that you have the freedom and resources to live a full and happy post-divorce life.