New York Fathers’ Rights Attorney
Long Island Fathers' Rights Lawyer
Most people would agree that a child needs both a mother and a father. While a relationship with a mother and father may be different, they are both vitally important to a child’s happiness and overall wellbeing. At Sari M. Friedman, P.C. we believe that fathers have rights in regards to
child custody and
visitation, just as mothers do.
Preserving a child’s relationship with his or her father is essential in the case of a divorce or
legal separation. If you are a father who is currently going through a divorce, you need a skilled
New York fathers’ rights lawyer on your side to protect your interests. You need a lawyer who understands just how important fathers’ rights are and who will fight to protect these in any and all negotiations and court proceedings as related to your divorce or separation.
Family Law Attorney Representing Fathers in New York
New York family law attorney Sari M. Friedman has over 30 years of legal experience and is fully committed to protecting the rights of fathers in family law proceedings. In addition to handling cases involving custody and visitation, attorney Friedman also assists fathers in situations regarding alimony/maintenance,
modification of child custody,
child support, and
Fathers’ Rights in New York
43 states in the U.S. have shared custody requirements, and New York is not one of these. In fact, joint custody is only awarded if both parents agree upon this. It is an unfortunate fact that many times parents do not agree to joint custody, and this results in a child being brought up in an environment that is less than ideal – an environment that does not include both parents.
This is one of the many reasons why you need a skilled and aggressive lawyer on your side immediately if you are a father going through any legal matter involving the custody of your children or your visitation rights. You need a legal professional on your side to ensure that your rights as a father are asserted and that you have a say in raising your children and spending time with them.
Contact New York fathers’ rights attorneySari M. Friedman today!