Fathers' Rights Lawyer in Westchester County
Feeling Overwhelmed by a System that Favors Mothers?
At Friedman & Friedman, Attorneys at Law, we know the difficulties
that fathers face as they try to maintain connections with their children
in the wake of
divorce or in the case of a paternity dispute.
Attorney Andrea Friedman is a distinguished attorney in the field of matrimonial and family law
and she is prepared to help you fight for your rights as a father.
Protecting Your Legal Rights As a Father
Technically, institutionalized maternal preference in child custody cases
has not been in practice in New York for decades; however, it is still
a matter of fact that courts tend to favor mothers over fathers when making
these determinations. That is why you as a father need skilled representation
on your side—to make sure that your parental rights are protected
and that you are given the same consideration as the children's mother
during divorce proceedings.
Friedman & Friedman can help protect your rights to:
It may also be important for you to legally establish paternity. This is
particularly true if you are not married to your children's mother,
nor were you at the time of their conception or birth. Failure to establish
paternity could lead to you having no legal rights as a parent regarding
your own children.
Fathers' Rights Association of New York State
The attorneys at Friedman & Friedman serve as General Counsel for the
Fathers' Rights Association of New York State, a non-profit organization committed to protecting the rights of fathers
during a divorce or child custody case, as well as promoting the strong
bond between men and their children.
Call Us Today - (914) 873-4410
While the system can be prejudiced against fathers seeking custody of their
children or visitation rights, your situation is far from hopeless. A
skilled family lawyer knows exactly what your rights are and how to protect
them. You deserve to play a role in the lives of your sons and daughters
- we can help to make sure that you do. Our aim is to help parents secure
the legal rights they need to be active participants in their children's
lives, and to maintain crucial relationships with them to the extent that
is possible and in the child's best interest.
Don't wait until you've already lost your rights to fight back.
Contact us to take a proactive step towards securing your future with your children.