Divorce in New York

The general aspects of divorce in New York consist of:

  • Grounds for divorce
  • Equitable distribution, which is the division of assets
  • Support: maintenance, which is spousal support and child support
  • Custody and parental access

The majority of divorces in New York are now granted on the grounds of the irretrievable breakdown of the marital relationship. Before the divorce judgment can be entered, the financial issues must be resolved.

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