Are you and your spouse currently discussing the possibility of getting a divorce? Have you been served with divorce papers by your spouse? This procedure is a very complex subject which can quickly become overwhelming and emotionally upsetting, especially if you share children.
If you were served with a complaint for divorce you have a limited amount of time to reply. Failing to respond in time can result in a default judgment which grants all relief requested in the complaint. For urgency and discretion, turn to our Staten Island divorce attorneys at Casella & Casella LLP to provide you with solid representation and support. We truly care about our clients and want to help you get through your divorce as smoothly as possible.
New York has a number of jurisdictional and residency requirements that must be met before a couple may file for divorce. There are limited grounds - such as abandonment, adultery, or cruel and inhuman treatment - for divorce. In addition, you must meet these requirements:
With more than 60 years of combined experience in the fields of divorce and family law, and we understand the various ways that legal proceedings can affect the entire family. We understand the complexities of the laws in the state of New York and can use our extensive knowledge and resources to your advantage. Our firm is family owned and operated and we have committed ourselves to achieving positive outcomes for our clients.
If you are interested in setting up a free initial divorce consultation with a Staten Island divorce lawyer from our team, please call us now at (718) 557-9137. We offer flexible payment options and strive to make ourselves as available as possible.