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White Plains, NY Divorce Attorneys

Handling the Most Sensitive Divorce Issues with Utmost Care

Nobody ever expects a relationship once thought to last forever to come to an end. Unfortunately, some couples can grow so far apart in their values and desires that a separation is the only solution to foster each spouse’s long-term happiness.

Have you and your spouse decided to part ways? Our White Plains divorce lawyers at Friedman & Friedman PLLC, Attorneys at Law are here to help you achieve an amicable solution with minimal stress. With compassionate support and more than 90 years of combined legal experience, our attorneys can help you get through this time of transition as smoothly as possible.

Review your legal options – call (914) 873-4410 or contact us online today!

Skillful Guidance for Your Divorce in White Plains, NYgavel and rings

Family law disputes should not tear families apart; they should instead provide opportunities for the involved parties to come together and resolve their differences amicably. Likewise, a divorce should not be a time of distress, but rather a hopeful transition to a new chapter of life.

At Friedman & Friedman Attorneys at Law, these are not ideals, but real possibilities that are achieved regularly on behalf of our clients.

Clients have turned to us for assistance with all divorce-related issues in White Plains, including:

Uncontested Divorce vs Contested Divorce

Generally, most divorces fall into one of two categories, uncontested divorce or contested divorce. Contested divorces are what most people think of when they think of divorce. This type of marriage dissolution happens when one or both spouses don’t agree on important issues. Usually, contested divorces can take much longer to settle than uncontested divorces and they typically require mediation or a court decision to settle one or more important dissolution factors.

Uncontested divorces, on the other hand are when both spouses can agree on all important issues including child custody, child support, alimony, and division of property. Additionally, each state has unique requirements that must be met in order to be eligible to file for an uncontested divorce. To qualify for an uncontested divorce in New York:

  • At least one spouse must have lived in the state of New York continuously for two years prior to filing
  • Both spouses are currently living in New York
  • The got marriage occurred in New York, you lived there as a married couple, or the cause of your divorce happened in the state

If you have questions about how this information may affect your divorce proceedings, don’t hesitate to contact Friedman & Friedman PLLC, Attorneys at Law today to talk to an attorney.

Guarding Your Best Interests Every Step of the Way

As the future of your family’s living situation and finances may be in the balance depending on the outcome of your divorce, it is imperative you retain powerful representation as soon as possible to maximize your chances of securing a favorable outcome.

At Friedman & Friedman PLLC, Attorneys at Law, our divorce attorneys in White Plains understand the stakes and are equipped with the skills to calm your nerves and ensure your wellbeing is protected at all times. Backed by numerous positive client testimonials and by inclusion in the list of New York Metro Super Lawyers®, you can rest easy knowing that your case is sure to be in excellent hands.

The best way to get started is by filling out an online form. A White Plains divorce lawyer from the firm will be in touch promptly to review your legal options.

Our Client Testimonials

  • “She is a no-nonsense, direct and skilled lawyer to have on your side and a genuine and empathetic person to help you through any tough times in this process.”

    N.G.

  • “You will be the only divorce attorney that I would recommend without hesitation, and I do whenever I can.”

    G.T.

  • “I always received top notch legal advice and guidance from professionals.”

    Barbara

  • “She was knowledgeable in all areas of my case and I would highly recommend Andrea Friedman and her firm.”

    Will

  • “Andrea, thank you for your attention to detail. Thank you for your day to day dealings with my family and I, and our 1 million questions, thoughts and concerns.”

    Joey Sr.

  • Top 10 Family Law Award 2023
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  • President's Circle
  • Super Lawyers 2022
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