Divorce
Child Custody
Child Support
Spousal Support
Getting Through the Challenge of Divorce

Child Custody

Child support in New York
Child support in New York, at least for the first $136,000 of combined parental income, is based upon a formula and percentages and is governed by the Child Support Standards Act(“CSSA”), which has been in effect for almost 25 years. To calculate child support, first you need the gross income of each parent; less social security and medicare taxes;

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Child support

Child support in New York, at least for the first $136,000 of combined parental income, is based upon a formula and percentages and is governed by the Child Support Standards Act(“CSSA”), which has been in effect for almost 25 years.
To calculate child support, first you need the gross income of each parent; less social security and medicare taxes; less New York City …

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Spousal support

Spousal support had traditionally been called alimony; in New York, this changed with the enactment of the Equitable Distribution Law in 1980. Previously, it was a reward to an innocent spouse and punishment(payments by)to the guilty spouse; if guilty of marital fault, it barred any support award. That was changed in 1980; now it is for the spouse unable to support him …

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Barton R. Resnicoff: Divorce Lawyer in Long Island

Barton R. Resnicoff handles all your matrimonial and family law needs. The practice is backed by 35 years of experience, making it a premier provider of Long Island divorce lawyer service.

The firm provides excellent services to clients in need of legal assistance on their matrimonial and family law concerns. With Mr. Resnicoff diverse experience in this field of law, you will receive the necessary support to succeed in fighting for your rights and interests.

Consulting with a seasoned Long Island divorce attorney will help you settle issues in child custody, child support, and spousal support. We understand that divorce is emotionally challenging in most cases, and that the legal process involved can be complicated. We’ll work to take away the stress and hassle of pushing your case before the court, with respect to the rights of the parties and the people involved.

Learn more about our areas of specialization. Contact us if you need more information about our practice, or to schedule a consultation with Mr. Resnicoff.