Jean M. Mahserjian, Esq., is a New York family law and divorce attorney in Albany, Saratoga, and the surrounding areas. For more than 20 years, Jean has maintained her capital region law firm, located on Route 9 in Clifton Park, New York. The practice encompasses all areas of family and matrimonial law, an online uncontested divorce service and various areas of estate planning.

Saratoga Child Support Attorney Discusses Changing Child Living Arrangements Without Having to Go to Court

Saratoga Child Support Attorney Discusses Changing Child Living Arrangements

Saratoga Child Support Attorney Discusses Changing Child Living Arrangements Question: Wife and Husband currently live in New York, but want to move to South Carolina.  Wife has a child from previous relationship.  The father is agreement with the move but does not want to go to court.  Can we change the conditions of the child’s…

Saratoga Family Law Attorney Elaborates on Possible Changes to Existing Custodial Arrangements

Saratoga Family Law Attorney Elaborates on Possible Changes to Existing Custodial Arrangements

Saratoga Family Law Attorney Elaborates on Possible Changes to Existing Custodial Arrangements Question: The father has custody rights to his daughter 3 nights a week, with 1 being a school night every other week.  The ex has asked the father to relinquish week day visits because the daughter is entering kindergarten.  The father said no,…

Saratoga Child Support Attorney Elaborates on Filing for Custody

Saratoga Child Support Attorney Elaborates on Filing for Custody

Saratoga Child Support Attorney Elaborates on Filing for Custody Question: Spouse has been taking care of the daughter for 6 months.  The other spouse is not concerned about the daughter, more worried about her boyfriend and her job.  Can the care-taking spouse file for custody? Download Our Free Divorce Guide Answer: As an experienced Saratoga…

Saratoga Child Support Attorney Clarifies if You Can Get an Uncontested Divorce in New York, Being a Resident of Pennsylvania

Saratoga Child Support Attorney Discusses Getting an Uncontested Divorce When Your Not a Resident of the State

Saratoga Child Support Attorney Discusses Getting an Uncontested Divorce When Your Not a Resident of the State Question: Can I get an uncontested divorce in NY being a resident of PA?  We were married in Pennsylvania. Download Our Free Divorce Guide Answer: As an experienced Saratoga Child Support Attorney, I know there is a residency requirement which must…

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Saratoga Family Law Attorney Discusses Violations to an Order of Protection Agreement

Saratoga Family Law Attorney Discusses Violations to an Order of Protection Agreement Question: The father has a court order stating he can have supervised visits.  The mother has stopped caring for the daughter, and cares more about her job and boyfriend.  As a result, the daughter is now staying with the Father.  What will the…

Saratoga Child Support Lawyer Elaborates on Child Support and Temporary Spousal Maintenance

Saratoga Child Support Lawyer Elaborates on Child Support and Temporary Spousal Maintenance

Saratoga Child Support Lawyer Elaborates on Child Support and Temporary Spousal Maintenance Question: Two spouses trying to negotiate settlement terms without going to court.  One spouse is asking for child support and temporary spousal maintenance.  In this situation, when would the spouse be allowed to get both child support and temporary spousal maintenance? Download Our Free…

Saratoga Family Law Attorney Discusses What to do If you are Married in a State and Want to Get Divorced While Living in Another State

Saratoga Family Law Attorney Discusses What to do If you are Married in a State and Want to Get Divorced While Living in Another State

Saratoga Family Law Attorney Discusses What to do If you are Married in a State and Want to Get Divorced While Living in Another State Question:  Do I have to get a divorce in Pennsylvania if I was married in Pennsylvania? Is it possible to get an annulment? Download Our Free Divorce Guide Answer: As…

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Albany Divorce Attorney Discusses Your Spouse Terminating the Health Insurance

Albany Divorce Attorney Discusses Your Spouse Terminating the Health Insurance I am often asked as an Albany Divorce Attorney what to do if your spouse is threatening to terminate your health insurance.  If you have a concern that your spouse may be about to terminate health insurance benefits that cover you, you can file for divorce…