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Put a strong advocate in your corner during child custody issues

American families are some of the most unique in the world and can come in many forms. Single parent families, same-sex parent families, grandparent head-of-household families and so many others add to the domestic melting pot America has become. New York is home to many of these families, each of them wanting only what is best for their children. When divorce rears its head, parents must face many difficult legal challenges and child custody often ranks as the hardest of all.

What does the Equitable Distribution Law deal with?

In New York, the Equitable Distribution Law requires that a judge divides the property from a marriage fairly. This doesn't mean that the property will be split 50/50. It means that there are two types of property recognized during a divorce: separate property and marital property. The latter is the one that will be divided up between the two spouses.

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