Questions Answered by Allan Wolk

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for New York on May 25, 2012

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Hello. What happened? Did you not show up at the hearing and as a result there was a default judgment? I need more facts. Call me for a free telephone consultation. 845 634 8179. See my website: www.wolk-divorce-attorney.com Sincerely, Allan Wolk
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce Law for New York on May 10, 2012

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Hello. To get an index # an summons and complaint has to be signed by you and can be immediately filed with the clerk. Then, it has to be served on your spouse. What happened? Call me for a free telephone consultation. 845 634 8179. See my ...
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce Law for New York on May 30, 2012

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Yes, depending on the circumstances and where the money came from to buy the house. Call me and I will go into detail when you give me all the facts. Free telephone consulation. 845 634 8179. And, see my website: www.wolk-divorce-attorney.com Allan Wolk
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for New York on Nov 26, 2012

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Hello. I saw part of your question. If she lost the appeal, then you are okay. Call me for a free telephone consultation. 845 634 8179. See my website: www.wolk-divorce-attorney.com Allan Wolk
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce Law for New York on Jul 11, 2012

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To get an uncontested divorce in NYS all other matters---custody, visitation, child support, spousal maintenance, equitable distribution, etc. have to be settled or adjudicated first. Has this been done? Call me for a free consultation 845 634 8179 ...
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for New York on Aug 23, 2012

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You can file in family court in your jurisdiction. You will have to show that your spouse has been in violation of the prior order. Call me for a free consultation. 845 634 8179. See me website: www.wolk-divorce-attorney.com Allan Wolk
 
 

2 Answers | Asked in Family Law for New York on Aug 27, 2012

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Hello. There are several steps that have to be followed. You have to show the court that you made a diligent effort to locate your spouse. Use of the internet can help here. If you find him, he can be served. If not, then a petition has to be filed ...
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce Law for New York on Sep 15, 2012

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Hi, you will have the right to a marital portion of his retirement account, plus other equitable distribution rights For example, if you are married for 20 years and he has been a teamster for 15 years, you are entitled to one-half his pension. This ...
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Family Law for New York on Nov 25, 2012

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I need more information to help you. You can call me for a free consultation at 845 634 8179 See my website at www.wolk-divorce-attorney.com Allan Wolk
 
 

2 Answers | Asked in Divorce Law for New York on Sep 23, 2012

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Don't panic. You can either ask the court for an extension or temporarily answer the summons by yourself, saying that you are handling it pro se. Then, get an attorney who will contact the court and the other attorney with a notice of appearance. A ...
 
 

1 Answer | Asked in Divorce Law for New York on Nov 18, 2012

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No, you do not have to be separated prior to getting a divorce. We now have no fault--irretrievable breakdown of the marriage for 6 months or more. You can get a divorce right away. Call me for a free consultation and I will tell you all you have to ...
 
 

2 Answers | Asked in Divorce Law for New York on Nov 19, 2012

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First, consult with an attorney. If you have children and/or assets, you will need an agreement and divorce documents. If your spouse agrees, you can also do divorce mediation which is rapid, inexpensive and as painless as possible. Call me for a free ...