Divorce Litigation Lawyer in Long Island, NY
Get Help from Our Long Island & Suffolk County Divorce Attorneys
Divorce refers to the legal process of terminating or ending a marriage.
Going through a divorce is never an easy process for either party. Common
feelings of sorrow, betrayal, embarrassment, and anger make the divorce
process one of the most emotionally difficult experiences in a person’s
life. When handling a divorce case, it is important to not only to meet
the legal needs of our clients, but also to understand their emotional
needs as well.
The Meyers Law Group, P.C., our dedicated and knowledgeable
Long Island divorce lawyers have successfully guided countless clients through the process and helped
them reach a fair and favorable result. We can provide you with aggressive
advocacy during divorce litigation in Long Island,
Nassau County, and
Understanding No-Fault Divorce Law
A significant change has been made in New York in regard to divorce, finally
granting "no-fault" divorces. New York was the last state in
the U.S. to pass laws of this kind. In the past, the requirement that
spouses file for divorce based upon specific "grounds" prolonged
and aggravated the divorce process. Today, to file for divorce you must
meet the state's residency requirements and can choose whether to
file for divorce based upon certain grounds or upon the basis that the
marriage is irretrievably broken for a period of six months prior to the
commencement of the action by stating so in a sworn statement made under oath.
Even in a no-fault divorce, however, one spouse may choose to contest the
action, or by raising issues in regard to custody, support, or property
division as the no fault ground can only be used when all other issues
How can a Suffolk County divorce lawyer benefit your proceedings?
Because the divorce process is a tumultuous time for both parties, it can
be very difficult to reach mutual decisions regarding
children, property, assets, and other marital responsibilities. If you are going
through a divorce, it is important to hire your own attorney to ensure
your needs, rights, and desires are protected and acknowledged.
At The Meyers Law Group, P.C. our compassionate team ensures our clients
are informed of their rights, and provide them with the professional guidance
they need to make informed and intelligent decisions. We are devoted to
providing all of our clients with viable resources, individualized attention,
and exceptional legal representation.
Contact us if you need experienced and effective representation for your divorce.