Matrimonial Law

Preparation of pre-nuptial agreements, separation agreements, litigation of divorce, child support and maintenance enforcement actions. 

Recent Litigation:

— Replaced prior attorney who had negotiated unfavorable settlement for wife.  Succeeded in having settlement vacated.  At commencement of eventual trial, husband settled resulting in award to wife of substantial portion of marital assets and no award to husband for wife’s enhanced earnings which resulted from degree earned during marriage.   

— Represented wife who had been divorced 40 years earlier and needed increase in maintenance so as to enter assisted-living facility.  At arbitration succeeded in winning substantial increase in maintenance.