Family Law

Divorce and family law issues can present significant challenges to those involved. Not only are these emotionally fraught situations, but they can also put a significant dent in your finances if not handled appropriately. At Randi L. Karmel, PLLC, we are standing by to help when you need a Manhattan family law attorney. Our team has extensive experience handling divorce in family law cases throughout Manhattan and in Brooklyn, and we are ready to step in and ensure that you are treated fairly throughout this process.

Understanding family law in New York

Most people only think of family law as revolving only around divorce, but that is not necessarily the case. At Randi L. Karmel, PLLC, we handle a wide range of family law issues in the Manhattan and Brooklyn areas. This includes, but is not limited to, the following:

  • Divorce, annulment, and legal separation (both contested and uncontested)
  • Child custody and visitation (including international, intrastate, and interstate custody issues, father’s rights, and grandparents’ custody and visitation rights)
  • Child support
  • Financial analysis
  • Equitable distribution of marital assets and debt, including valuation of enhanced earning capacity, licenses, degrees, businesses, celebrity status, and professional practices
  • Orders of protection and restraining orders
  • Spousal maintenance
  • Family and matrimonial trials
  • Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements
  • Separation agreements
  • Domestic partnership and same-sex agreements
  • Relocation cases
  • Paternity cases
  • Post-judgment enforcement and modification proceedings

Divorce, child custody, prenuptial agreements, and post-marital arrangements are all matters uniquely fraught with legal challenges and psychological complications. We will work with you to make sure you understand your options, the opportunities that are available to you, the recourses you may have under the law, and the long-term implications of the consequential decisions you will be making. Empowering our clients with knowledge of the law and the real-life ramifications of legal proceedings is a necessary and vital part of our work.

Of course, we hope to reach mutually agreeable resolutions and in a timely manner. We do not seek confrontation but do not shy away from it. When necessary, and will fight fiercely for you in defending your rights and creating the best possible opportunity for you to thrive without the fear of future legal proceedings.

Contact our Manhattan family law attorney today

If you are going through a divorce or need help handling any other family law issue, speak to an attorney about your case as soon as possible. At Randi L. Karmel, PLLC, our dedicated team is standing by to help you get through any challenging family law issues you may have. We understand these situations are emotionally difficult, which is why we provide personalized attention to every case. We take the time to get to know you in your situation so we can help chart the best path forward. When you need a family law attorney in Manhattan or Brooklyn, you can contact us for a free review of your case by clicking here or calling us at 212-755-0225 (Manhattan) or 718-923-0877 (Brooklyn).