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No-Fault divorce on Long Island is a way to get a divorce without assigning blame to one spouse or the other. While a “Fault” divorce requires that one spouse show the other spouse committed an act such as cruelty, adultery or abandonment, no-fault divorce instead asks a spouse to simply show that the marriage has “broken down irretrievably” for at least six months.

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Ideally, divorces are settled outside of court through mediation, collaborative divorce, or settlement, saving the parties time, money and stress. However, for some people involved in a on Long Island, NY divorce, staying out of court is simply not an option. Disputes in divorce typically revolve around issues in child custody and child support, and spousal support. When an agreement or settlement cannot be reached through other means, the notorious task of divorce litigation ….

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On Long Island, both parents have a legal responsibility to financially support their child. The parent with whom the child lives is known as the “custodial parent”. The parent who does not live with the child is known as a “non-custodial parent”. A non-custodial parent must provide financial assistance for the support of his or her child even though he or she does not live with the child. This is true even in cases where a child spends equal time ….

 

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Long Island Divorce Mediators handle divorce mediation as an option for married couples who wish to divorce but wish to avoid the time, expense and stress of hashing out all of their personal details in court. In divorce mediation, you and your spouse meet with a neutral third-party divorce mediator to decide the terms of your divorce. Things like division of property, responsibility for debts and liabilities, child custody and visitation….

Divorce Attorney Long Island Equitable Distribution AnswersEquitable Distribution Answers

On Long Island, when a couple decides to divorce, there is inevitably property that must be divided so that each spouse can have some property each spouse goes their separate way. Nassau and Suffolk Counties are governed by New York state law which provides for “Equitable Distribution” of both assets and debts. This means that both assets and debts can be split between the parties in a manner that is determined by the court….

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A divorce can be an emotional experience for everyone involved. Even if you and your spouse agree that it is best for everyone to end your marriage, the process can be naturally fraught with all kinds of emotional landmines that cause unimaginable stress to all parties involved. It’s simply not practical to believe that you can keep feelings of loss, anger and betrayal out of the process. However, at its legal core, a divorce is about handling all the practical matters that need to be addressed so you and your spouse can move on with your lives.

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The law firm of Robert E. Hornberger, P.C. is committed to keeping its fees affordable for Long Islanders like you. It is impossible to quote how much your divorce will cost without knowing the specifics of your case. Every case is unique and every methodology of divorce resolution has a different cost associated with it based upon the time and resources we need to dedicate to resolving your case and protecting your interests.

Divorce Guide

Our new, free, 41-page “Guide to New York Divorce: What You Need to Know Before Hiring a Divorce Lawyer in New York” provides you with real information on the divorce process and the laws it rests upon in the State of New York. After reading this book, you will be able to meet with your divorce attorney confidently, with the right expectations, knowing the right questions to ask and well-prepared for the road that lies ahead.

 

 

 

 

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22:45 17 Dec 20
I went to see Rob for a modification for my child custody agreement to relocate, I can honestly say that working with Rob and Christine has been the best experience. I cannot recommend them enough I only wish I had seen them sooner. They are prompt with communication, and they are honest which I appreciate so much. They do not give you fake promises and they do their best to fight for what you want which they do amazingly well! You can tell they are passionate about what they do and care about their clients. A very important aspect of lawyer client relationship for me is an open line of communication, the anxiety of the unknown always gets the best of us. The fact they were always available whether it be phone call or email to answer any question was extremely comforting and exactly what I needed. I am not well versed with laws and regulation so knowing I had Rob and his partners there when I was unsure or conflicted was extremely needed and greatly appreciated.When it comes to family court it's never easy but having Rob and his partner by my side I felt extremely comfortable and he helped me have realistic expectations. Please TRUST HIM!! If you're looking for a lawyer (at least for my end from child custody/Family Court) don't look any further you will not be disappointed. I hope to never have to use them again but in the event I have to, they are going to be my forever first call.

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  • I have known Robert for more than 8 eight years. Robert has represented many of my family and friends. Each and every one has raved about Robert’s professionalism and expertise. He is knowledgable, friendly and truly cares about his clients. I would not hesitate to continue to refer Robert and his firm in the future!
  • I’ve known Robert for most of my life, and feel very fortunate that I have been able to turn to a good friend for various kinds of legal advice. He is very intelligent, straight forward, and professional. Most importantly though, Robert always finds the fastest resolution, and will not waste your time or money. He is NOT in the habit of dragging things through litigation if there is no need for the added expense. I have referred a few of my friends to Robert, and they have all been more than satisfied in their experience with him. Highly recommend!!

 

 

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