Long Island Family Lawyer
Handling Marriage & Other Family Law Issues
Family law is arguably one of the most complex and emotionally charged areas of the law. If you are dealing with any matter that is related to marriage, divorce, or family law, it is likely that you will soon require the intervention of a skilled Long Island divorce attorney. Having to handle issues such as domestic violence or child abduction by a parent on your own is something that can cause unrest and depression. It is also something that should never be handled without an experienced and compassionate lawyer from Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C.
At our law offices, we have over 150 years of collective legal experience that we are not afraid to use on your case. Established in 1976, our law firm has been providing the residents of Long Island with the legal support and dedication they need to resolve any type of matter they may have. Our staff is extremely responsive, and we are dedicated to our professional careers. Our main goal is to help you through this most difficult time in your life. If you would like to learn more about some of the topics in marriage and family law that we handle, please click on a link below:
As a prevalent issue in both schools and within the home, many families deal with bullying on a regular basis. If you are one of these families, do not shy away from obtaining help for this situation – it can only get better from there. Let our law firm help you deal with any bullying and anti-bullying remedies that you may require. Click here to read more about anti-bullying…
Contrary to common belief, child abduction is a frequent occurrence that occurs within the family. Sometimes, a parent who does not have custody of their children may believe that keeping the children for him or herself will be in the children's best interests. Unfortunately, this will be done so unlawfully and by breaking court orders. C
Are you victimized by domestic violence in your home? There is legal action you can take to stop this from taking place and to possibly hold your attacker accountable for their actions. Our law firm can help you pursue options such as obtaining an order of protection or seeking relocation.
During the divorce process and after it has been completed, grandparents have the right to visit their grandchildren, even if custody is not awarded to the grandparents' child. In some rare cases, the best interests of the child may even be to allow the grandparents to seek custody of the children.
Orders of Protection
When a family has become victimized or threatened by domestic violence, they may seek protection in the form of a protective order. These legally binding orders are designed to prevent an alleged attacker from harming a victim, especially one that lives within the same household.
Have you been the victim of parental alienation? This is a process that takes place when a child attempts to cut out one parent from their life entirely for any reason. It is an unfortunate event that happens quite frequently in many Long Island families after divorce.
Pre/post Nuptial Agreements
Signing a pre or postnuptial agreement is very important to a marriage, and to a divorce case. Even if you are entirely sure that your marriage will not end in divorce, it is very important to sign these documents to protect yourself and your assets.
Contact a Long Island Family Law Attorney
Before you choose to handle your family law matter on your own, let our legal team guide you through the process. We have already assisted in tens of thousands of divorce cases, and we are not afraid of a challenge. Our legal team is respectful of your rights and mindful when it comes to protecting your privacy. Your case will be our main priority, as we know that you and your family's situation is unique and unlike any other. Do not wait any longer if you are dealing with a family law or marital matter in Long Island – call us today for a free consultation.
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