Saratoga Child Custody Lawyer Discusses The Importance of Joint and Sole Custody

Saratoga Child Custody Lawyer Discusses The Importance of Joint and Sole Custody A common question I get as a Saratoga Child Custody Lawyer  is what is the difference between joint and sole custody? There are two types of custody that are relevant in every case. There is legal custody, and there is physical custody. Legal…

Albany Child Custody Attorney Discusses Having an Order of Protection Against Your Spouse During Trial

Albany Child Custody Attorney Discusses Having an Order of Protection Against Your Spouse During Trial I am often asked as an experienced Albany Child Custody Attorney what the court proceeding is like with an order of protection against your spouse.  If you and your spouse have Orders of Protection against each other, the court is…

Saratoga Child Custody Lawyer Discusses Grandparents Rights in a Custody Battle

Saratoga Child Custody Lawyer Discusses Grandparents Rights in a Custody Battle Question: Evan is our first grandson and he spends a lot of time with us, the father now wants a forensic study done with his mother as the second parent.  We weren’t even asked to participate.  The lawyer we have hired says we have no voice…

Calculating Child Support in a Shared Custody Situation

Calculating Child Support in a Shared Custody Situation We have a number of cases where our client shares custody with the other parent. By sharing custody, the parties have an equal schedule with the children. Under the current New York State Child Support Statute, there is not statutory framework for how child support will be…

Can My Spouse Move Out of State with Our Daughter Without Consent if Custody is Shared?

Can My Spouse Move Out of State with Our Daughter Without Consent if Custody is Shared? Question: We got divorced two years ago by mutual agreement. We did our documents through “we the people” and chose to do the visits with my oldest daughter and our younger daughter one week with him and one with…