New York Divorce Lawyer: Statement of Client’s Rights and Responsibilities

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The following is the standard Statement of Client's Rights and responsibilities that I include in all my New York divorce and family law retainer agreements. If you retain me as your divorce or family law lawyer, the following will be your rights and responsibilities:

New York Separation Agreements. Should You Get One Instead of a Divorce?

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Clients often ask me about New York separation agreements, what they are, how they work, and if they should enter one instead of getting a costly divorce. You should always consider a separation agreement as a valid option and as an alternative to divorce. A separation agreement puts in writing the terms of your separation, which one year from the date the agreement is filed with the court, become the terms of your uncontested divorce. The benefits of a separation agreement are:

New York No Fault Divorce Law… When?

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The New York Times has published letters from readers responding to it recent scathing editorial regarding New York state's refusal to enact no fault divorce laws. New York is the only state that requires you to prove the fault of your spouse to legally justify your divorce.

Cheap New York Divorce Lawyer… How Do I Do It?

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How do I offer cheap New York divorces? Before I get into the details I want to discuss why I dislike the word cheap... The word "cheap" has various connotations as evidenced by Dictionary.com:

How We are Able to Offer New York Divorce for Just $499…

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It is pretty awesome witnessing firsthand the landscape of New York divorce changing for the better... My NY Uncontested Divorce Attorney website is now offering one of the most affordable divorce rates in all of New York State, just $499. Most uncontested divorces cost on average $3,000. We offer up to a $2,500 savings...

Can I Do My NY Uncontested Divorce Myself? The Dangers of Doing Divorce Pro Se…

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Trying to do your divorce yourself to save a few hundred dollars can result in serious financial consequences that could have been prevented by hiring a divorce attorney. You could be losing your rights to your soon-to-be ex-spouse's asset and foregoing significant legal rights that you won't be able to get back.

NY Uncontested Divorce Attorney Launches Affordable, Low Cost, Inexpensive Boutique Law Practice…

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The Law Office of David Centeno PLLC has recently launched NY Uncontested Divorce Attorney, an online divorce practice that seeks to revolutionize the legal field. NY Uncontested Divorce Attorney was founded by David Centeno, Esq., a NY divorce lawyer, who believes that you deserve quality divorce representation at an affordable price. He wanted to make the legal system more accessible and inexpensive for you. By cutting his overhead costs he is able to offer quality representation without the outrageous fees that most NY divorce lawyers charge (usually $300 an hour and up). He offers the care, attention and competence you demand at rate you can afford, starting at just $499...

NY Divorce Lawyer: Uncontested Divorce to Save Money and Lower Cost of New York Divorce

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Most NY divorce lawyers charge far too much money for divorces. If you do your research you can save thousands, possibly hundreds of thousands (or millions), of dollars on your divorce. Don't pay a NY divorce lawyer $300 to $600 an hour to represent you if you don't have to. If you and your soon-to-be ex-spouse can agree on certain things, you may be eligible for an uncontested divorce.

British Department Store Debenhams Offers a Divorce Registry: Good Divorce Idea or Divorce Marketing Ploy?

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Divorce has reached such an accepted status in the modern world that now Debenhams, a British department store, has created a gift list for those going through a divorce. Instead of a wedding registry, they have established a divorce registry. Reuters described the business move as promoting "the party atmosphere of modern divorce."

How Fast Can I Get Divorced in NY?

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You might be surprised about the number of calls that I receive regarding people in need of a divorce NOW! If you too are wondering how long a divorce typically takes in New York, then read on...