Brooklyn, NY asked in Divorce for New York

Q: If I don't have all my papers into my lawyer by the time we go to court, will the judge penalize me?

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Harry N Konst

  • Astoria, NY
  • Licensed in New York

A: It depends on what and if the judge ruled on what paperwork is being required. Failure to comply with the judge's OR YOUR LAWYER'S requests will only lengthen and possibly complicate the divorce, which will probably add to your legal expenses.

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