Family Law Representation in the Bronx
Family law issues can be messy, and even the most amicable of separations
can quickly escalate into a contested legal issue. At The Law Office of
Ava G. Gutfriend, I understand that when you are facing divorce, child
custody problems, or any family-related matter, you may be feeling stressed.
When you work with my firm,
you can be confident that your case is in good hands. I have years of experience handling a variety of legal matters and successfully
settling them inside and outside of court. As a family law attorney, I
am dedicated to the
well-being of my clients and treat each client with
respect and integrity. You can count on me to get the job done!
Why You Should Retain an Attorney for Your Family Law Case
Obtaining the guidance of a
Bronx divorce lawyer can make all the difference in the outcome of your case. The laws governing
family issues can be difficult to navigate, and you should never have
to face the New York family courts alone. When you work with The Law Office of
Ava G. Gutfriend, I will meet with you to address your goals and develop a personalized
strategy to help you achieve them.
Get a consultation by calling our office or
filling out an online form!
New York Family Law Information
If you find yourself facing any of the following family law matters, do
not hesitate to contact my firm right away.
Alimony / Spousal Support
If you are seeking alimony or looking to change a portion of your divorce
decree in regarding to spousal support, you need to work with my firm.
I will help protect you against unfair payments or ensure that your alimony
payments are received in a timely manner.
Are you considering filing for divorce? Have you been already served divorce
papers? You need to contact my firm right away. I can help protect you,
your assets, and your parental rights during a split. Divorce can be stressful,
but working with the right attorney can provide you with the outcome you deserve.
Child Abuse / Neglect
If you have been accused of child abuse or neglect, or you know that your
child is being abused by a caretaker or other family member, you need
to work with my firm. I can help protect your rights as a parent and ensure
that your child is kept safe.
There is a reason that child custody cases are sometimes referred to as
"custody battles." These cases are often the most contested
of all family law matters. Understanding the custody laws in New York
can be difficult, but with the assistance of my firm, you can protect
your child's best interests and your parental rights.
Negotiating a child support payment can often lead to complications during
a divorce. At The Law Office of Ava G. Gutfriend, I will work with you
to determine an appropriate payment or enforce court orders for payment
from a negligent parent.
Domestic violence is a criminal act. Victims of domestic violence need
to work with my firm immediately! I will work tirelessly to protect you,
your children, and your rights from your alleged abuser. You deserve better.
Work with The Law Office of Ava G. Gutfriend to protect your future.
Enforcement of Court Orders
If your ex-spouse is violating an existing court order, we encourage you
to take action at once. Speak with our firm at once for help enforcing
a court order.
Guardianship / Adoption
Becoming a legal guardian of a child or adopting a child into your home
should be a joyous time, but the laws governing adoption and guardianship
can be difficult to understand. Do not attempt to undertake this process
alone. Contact a Bronx family law attorney from my firm right away.
Life changes happen! If you need assistance obtaining a modification of
an existing order, talk to our firm at once. We can help you modify child
support, child custody, and other types of orders.
Orders of Protection
Victims of domestic violence or individuals who fear for their safety
or the safety of their children may be able to obtain an order of protection.
These orders will force an individual to avoid contact with you and your
family. In addition, my firm can help appeal an order if the order was
Establishing paternity can be incredibly beneficial to every party involved.
When paternity is established, fathers can gain access to their children,
mothers can obtain child support, and children can have both parents involved
in their lives. To establish paternity, contact my firm right away.
Before taking the first steps down the aisle, consider drafting a prenuptial
agreement. These legal documents can help protect you in case of an unforeseen
divorce and ensure that your credit, assets and property are safeguarded.
Need to relocate with your child? You will need to take specific steps
to move away from the child's other parent. Our firm can help you
take the necessary legal steps for a successful result.
Looking for a faster, less stressful and more affordable approach to divorce?
Uncontested divorce may be the best option for you. No-court divorce works
for divorcing couples who can come to agreements without litigation and
who are willing to work together.
When children are involved in a divorce, visitation guidelines need to
be set. My firm will assist you with establishing a visitation schedule
and enforcing visitation with the other parent. You need to protect your
parental rights and work with my firm right away.
Schedule an Appointment Today with a Bronx Family Lawyer
If you are ready to move forward with your case, I encourage you to consult
The Law Office of Ava G. Gutfriend. I am proud to have exceptional experience
and a reputation for success throughout the Bronx area and I may be able
to help you as well. If you are considering filing for divorce, or if
you have already been served divorce papers, look no further for help
than my firm.
I provide consultations to all potential clients, so do not hesitate to
contact The Law Office of Ava G. Gutfriend and get started today!