Divorce and Family Law

Family Law Lawyer

Going through a divorce is never easy. Although it can be an emotionally challenging process, it is our goal to handle your case with skill and efficiency so that you can focus on you and your family. At the Law Office of John M. Zarcone, Jr., Esq., we have been serving for over years. From our office in Putnam Valley, New York, we represent clients with family law issues such as child custody, child support, domestic violence and orders of filiation.

A Divorce Lawyer Looking Out for You

If you are thinking about getting a divorce, or are ready to begin divorce proceedings, you might have questions about how the process will affect you and your future. At the Law Office of John M. Zarcone, Jr., Esq., we will work with you one-on-one, every step of the way. Our office handles two different types of divorces; contested and uncontested.

Contested Divorce Proceedings:

We have extensive experience handling contested divorces. We will work to negotiate an agreement that will effectively protect your rights and interests.

Uncontested Divorce Proceedings:

Our office has many satisfied uncontested divorce agreements. We will prepare any paperwork and file all necessary form to ensure a smooth and time-efficient process.

Marital Separation Agreements

If you and your spouse are considering separation it is important to understand what a separation agreement really means for your future. A separation agreement outlines the rights and interests of each party regarding items such as child support, custody and maintenance (spousal support). Our office will assist with the drafting and filing of your marital separation agreement.

Family Court Issues

Complicated issues involving child custody, visitation, child support, domestic violence and orders of filiation / paternity should always be handled by a knowledgeable attorney.

Custody and visitation:

Our goal is to protect the “best interests of your child”, while still advocating for a custody plan that works for you.

Child support:

We will work on your behalf to ensure your child’s financial needs are met.

Domestic violence:

We represent victims who wish to file an order of protection, as well as those who believe they have been falsely accused.

Orders of filiation:

Securing whether you are in fact the parent of the child for lifetime support and care

Prenuptial agreements:

We will work with you and your partner to draft an agreement that will provide the security you need.