105-15 Metropolitan Ave.
Forest Hills, NY 11375
Mark I. Plaine, Esq.
The Law Offices of
As Queens Divorce Attorneys, we have seen lots of couples think their divorce will be simple. This process is often more complicated than people realize at first. Yet when you own a car, own a home, have investments or other assets, there are many issues that need to be resolved. That's when you should contact a divorce lawyer who knows New York divorce law and knows the courts in Queens.
Mark Plaine has decades of experience in handling cases of contested divorce in Queens. He has negotiated the most difficult sticking points, and reached a reasonable settlement, saving everyone time, money and emotional distress.
In New York, the most common type of divorce case is called No-Fault. One can claim that the marriage has been "irretrievably broken" for six months or more. If this describes your situation, please contact us for a consultation.
The Fault-Based, divorce, however, still exists. One spouse can still charge the other party with abusive behavior in the marriage:
Since same-sex marriage was legalized in New York in 2011, the New York courts have begun to hear such cases. Queens divorce attorney Mark Plaine strives to provide high quality legal representation to all clients, regardless of orientation.
Along with settling custody issues and financial arrangements, the blunt question of Who Gets What is a big part of most divorce proceedings. Mark approaches each case with compassion for all involved, and seeks to reach a fair distribution of the marital assets.
Our firm provides the full contingent of divorce representation, including property division, complex divorce, same-sex divorce, child custody, child support, modification and enforcement proceedings, and marital agreements. When you need help with a serious family legal issue, please call 1-718-268-0279.