Family Law Advocacy Focused on Lasting Solutions
Family law disputes can be a significant investment time, resources, and emotion. However, anyone who has been involved in a family legal dispute knows that the results can have an impact on the lives of parties and their children long into the future. When entering a divorce, custody dispute, or facing another family-related legal matter, you want to know that your legal advocate is thoroughly prepared and that your rights will be protected at every stage. Farr & Bass, Attorneys at Law, have offered strategic family law counseling and advocacy for over 25 years to clients throughout Long Island. We are committed to your rights, your interests, and your family's future.
Call 631-588-4000 for an initial consultation with an experienced attorney or contact us by e-mail for more information about our family law services.
Legal services tailored to your family's needs
Family law cases are highly specific and the court's determinations will depend on the evidence and arguments made by each party. Our attorneys will begin an immediate inquiry to assess the facts and aggressively defend your interests by presenting the relevant evidence in court. We know that every family faces unique circumstances and will work to develop tailored legal solutions addressing the needs of your family.
Divorce and Separation in New York State
In the state of New York, there must be grounds for divorce, so one side will have to present a reason, such as adultery, abandonment or abuse. Parties can often separate pursuant to a separation agreement, but must be separated at least one year before there are grounds for divorce. We will help you establish the optimal process for divorce in your case and will defend your rights and interests involving your children, distribution of property, and support.
We handle all areas of family law, including:
- Custody and visitation, including relocation issues
- Child support
- Spousal maintenance - alimony
- Domestic violence and restraining orders - tie in criminal law experience with these cases
- Equitable distribution (Property division)
- Modifications and enforcement
- Stepparent, grandparent, aunt/uncle relative adoptions
- Private placement adoptions
Strategic trial attorneys dedicated to your rights
While we seek to settle through negotiations or mediation where possible, we also know that many family law cases cannot be resolved out of court. Our attorneys will always be prepared to take your case to trial if necessary and will aggressively defend your rights and the best interests of your children.
Call 631-588-4000 or contact us by e-mail to discuss your case with an experienced Bohemia, Suffolk County, New York lawyer.
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