Legal Separation in Westchester County
You and your spouse may consider a legal separation as an alternative to divorce. An experienced Westchester County divorce law firm can assist you in deciding if a Westchester County/White Plains separation agreement is appropriate for you. With a legal separation, you and your spouse live apart from one another, but legally, you are still married. You should realize that legal separation does not result in an automatic divorce. Living under separation agreement for at least one year can be a prerequisite for a divorce.
Issues that may be resolved in an executed written separation agreement include the following:
Benefits of legal separation in White Plains
A legal separation has many benefits over a traditional divorce. A divorce can sometimes be hostile and involves the dissolution of the marriage. The grounds for a legal separation are less stringent than those of a divorce. However, a separation may cause you to lose certain benefits gained from the union.
A legal separation in White Plains offers the following benefits:
Contact a legal separation attorney
Separating from your spouse can be difficult. If you are considering legal separation, you should contact a Westchester County divorce lawyer immediately. Your attorney can assist in drafting an agreement that is suitable to both you and your spouse. Novenstern Fabriani & Gaudio, LLP will closely examine the benefits of a legal separation agreement to you and thoroughly explain the implications.
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Novenstern Fabriani & Gaudio, LLP is eager to help you navigate confidently through all aspects of family law. We look forward to providing you with the experience and skill you deserve. Call us today at 914-241-2400.