Are you looking for Nassau County Divorce Attorneys? Simonetti & Associates has been voted Best Divorce Lawyer on Long Island for 4 years in a row. We serve all Nassau and Suffolk County residents. We strive to educate and inform you, so you can make the best decisions for your family.
For Nassau County and New York state, in general, there are some residency requirements for divorce. These include:
- If the couple was married in New York and at least one spouse has been a resident for a continuous period of one year prior to filing for divorce.
- The couple has lived in New York as husband and wife and either party has resided in the state for a continuous period of one year prior to filing for divorce.
- Either party has been a resident of New York for a continuous period of at least two years prior to filing for divorce.
Although this is a difficult time it is important to be informed, to allow you to succeed after the marriage is dissolved. You have the right to ask the court to grant several different forms of relief in your divorce including:
- Child custody
- Child support
- Equitable distribution of property
- Orders of protection
The reason why you should consider hiring an attorney for your divorce is that it will save you time and money while also reducing frustration in the long run. We strive to provide the high-quality spousal support and representation you expect from a prestigious firm during the dissolution of marriage while working to keep your legal costs at a minimum.