New York Divorce Laws

Here you will find an overview of New York divorce laws. From the time the Plaintiff files the Complaint for Divorce, until the time the Judgment of Divorce is signed by the Judge of the Supreme Court, New York has certain procedures that need to be followed. These procedures are all in accordance with New York laws, encompassing maintenance, child custody and visitation, child support, and equitable distribution.

New York divorce laws are put in place for both the Plaintiff and the Defendant to receive a fair divorce. Sometimes, hiring a divorce lawyer or mediator in your area is the best way to ensure that this happens. Or, if you and your spouse are able to cooperate and agree on everything, you can do your own New York divorce online.

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