Divorce Attorneys in Massapequa
At Wisselman & Associates, we are regarded by our legal peers as high-quality legal representatives and are ranked as one of the largest divorce law firms in the area. If you are considering a divorce and don't know where to turn, our attorneys are more than qualified to give you the legal assistance you need.
Divorce is never easy. If you or your spouse is terminating your marriage, you probably have a lot of questions: Who gets the house? How will we divide our assets? What about child custody? The divorce process can be confusing and intimidating. On top of this, ending a marriage may be one of the most emotionally draining experiences of your life. This is why our firm is ready to handle your case with aggression and efficiency while giving you the personalized attention and compassion you need. Our attorneys are uniquely trained to handle a variety of family law disciplines, and are knowledgeable about the complexities of child custody disputes and asset division.
If you are considering a divorce, do not hesitate to call our office at any time - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Your case is important to us. The sooner we hear from you, the faster we can begin constructing an effective strategy to protect your rights and help you through the meticulous divorce process ahead. If you and your spouse want to terminate your marriage without the publicity of a court case, speak with our attorneys at Wisselman & Associates about divorce mediation. Our lawyers excel in negotiation, mediation, and conflict resolution, and can help you settle your divorce both in and out of court.
Unlike divorce cases handled in court, divorce mediation offers clients privacy. At our firm, we understand the ins and outs of divorce mediation and are ready to guide you through every step of the process. If you are facing significant marital hardship but don't know if you want to terminate your marriage, we can discuss legal separation. This allows you and your spouse to live separately while maintaining the legality of your marriage. Every case is different. Some couples maintain their marriages through legal separation because of religious obligation; others are concerned that a divorce would affect their health care or other financial benefits.
Complicated Divorce Cases
At Wisselman & Associates, we are familiar with all facets of matrimonial litigation. Whether you realize it or not, some divorces are more complicated than others. For instance, in the state of New York, same-sex marriages are recognized as valid. However, the United States federal government does not acknowledge same-sex marriages. Because of this, matrimonial litigation related to same-sex marriages may become complex. We are ready to help you with same-sex marriage or divorce legal matters. For more information, call our firm today.
One of the most heartbreaking facets of any divorce case is establishing a child custody agreement. Every divorce is different. If you and your spouse are parting ways peacefully, child custody may not be extremely difficult to determine. On the other hand, if you are facing a volatile divorce, your case may become extremely complicated very quickly. We will fight for you rights and keep the best interest of your child as our number one priority.
Helping Clients Since 1976
Over the years, our lawyers have handled thousands of cases involving divorce, child support, equitable distribution, visitation, child abduction, and other areas of family law. If you are unmarried but looking forward to a marriage in the future, you and your future spouse may want to We can assist with issues now, and in the future. Child custody and support modifications and enforcements are just some of the legal matters we can handle after a divorce. If you are in need of any kind of representation for a family law matter, request a free consultation to discuss your case.
Other Cases We Handle
Besides family and divorce litigation, our lawyers are ready to serve you in a variety of other legal practice areas. For instance, we are well versed in all aspects of estate planning. When you die, what will happen to your personal belongings, financial assets, and other possessions? At Wisselman & Associates, we can help you understand the estate planning process and establish a will or trust to make sure that your assets fall into the right hands after you die.
We are experienced in business law and real estate litigation. Our attorneys can help you form your business, develop fair business contracts, and review business contracts offered to you. If you need help with a business mortgage agreement or are facing a foreclosure on your business mortgage, a lawyer from our firm can help. With a forceful attorney helping you through the legal process, you can make wise decisions about your business and financial future. Call our office today for more information about the firm and to see what we can do for you.