Suffolk County Divorce Modification Lawyer
Family Law Attorneys Representing New York Residents
Life changes all the time. Following a divorce, there is a good chance you may require modifications to be made to the agreements in your divorce order. At MONTEFUSCO | PAMMER, our Suffolk County divorce modification attorneys have the necessary experience to help you fight for or against post-divorce modifications.
If you or your former spouse’s circumstances have changed and you believe your divorce order should be modified, call our experienced divorce modification lawyers today at (631) 801-0007.
Requesting a Post-Divorce Modification in NY
In the event of a substantial change in circumstances after divorce, either party has the right to file a petition for a modification of a divorce order. A substantial change in circumstances is an unanticipated and involuntary change in the financial, emotional, or physical condition of one or both parents, which warrants a modification of particular elements of a divorce order.
Changes in circumstances that could warrant a post-divorce modification include:
- A relocation of the parents or children
- Loss of job for the parent paying child support
- Significant increase in income for the parent receiving child support or spousal maintenance
- Remarriage of the parent receiving spousal support
- Abuse or neglect of a child by one of the parents
Common divorce agreement issues that can be modified include:
- Child custody
- Child support
- Spousal maintenance
- Visitation schedules
Find Out How MONTEFUSCO | PAMMER Can Help
Our Suffolk County divorce modification lawyers can help you prepare and file a petition with the court for a modification to your divorce settlement, or we can help you defend against it. No matter what your situation is, we will work to aggressively protect your rights and can help you get the outcome you deserve.
Call our New York family lawyers today at (631) 801-0007 for assistance with the modifications of your child support, child custody, or spousal support court orders. We serve clients in Islip and Brookhaven.
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