Spousal Maintenance in New York

Concerns over how one will pay the bills post separation/divorce are often the foremost on our client's minds. Unfortunately, these concerns are usually some of the most complex and contested aspects of a divorce case. They are typically addressed through an order of spousal maintenance, commonly referred to as alimony. Spousal maintenance is an order providing for payments from one ex-spouse to the other either during or after a divorce. At the Law Office of Frank J. Salvi, PLLC, we have the experience and skill necessary get you a fair spousal maintenance award in terms of both amount and duration.

Since 1995, our firm has been securing the best possible outcomes for our divorce clients. With decades of combined matrimonial and family law litigation experience, we know how to favorably resolve even the most complex spousal maintenance / alimony issues. Our focus on divorce and child custody matters allows us to keep abreast of the most recent case law trends and statutory changes.

Keeping up with recent changes in Spousal Maintenance and Spousal Support

The latest changes to the laws regarding spousal maintenance took effect in January 2016. It is important for your lawyer to be familiar with the recent statutory changes and how the Courts are applying the new spousal maintenance formulas.

Finally, you may also be entitled to temporary spousal maintenance while the divorce is pending. In certain situations, spousal support may also be available before a divorce is commenced. There are also very recent changes to the laws regarding these awards.

If you're considering a divorce, let us put our considerable skill and experience to work for you. Call now!