Domestic Violence and Divorce: New York Attorney Explains Resources and Legal Options

Domestic Violence and Divorce: New York Attorney Explains Resources and Legal Options

Featuring New York City divorce lawyer Carla Barone | 212-577-9314

What’s the best way to proceed with divorce or an order of protection when one fears for their personal safety, or that of their kids?

Carla Barone is a partner and head of the family law practice Cohen Forman Barone based in New York. She has over 12 years of experience with mediation and matrimonial litigation.

In this interview, she recommends contacting a nearby divorce lawyer who can explain how the local laws apply to your situation and advise you on the best ways to safely remove yourself and your kids from a dangerous setting.

Contact her directly by calling 212-577-9314.

Learn more at her AskTheLawyers™ profile: https://bit.ly/2TMPxy0

0:35 – If a person is being abused by their partner, what do they need to know to protect themselves and also start the divorce process?
1:40 – How do you get an order of protection? Do you need an attorney?
3:30 – Can an Order of Protection remove a person from a marital residence? If the person who is being abused left the residence, do they have to then find a new place to live?
5:27- How can this affect things like child support and child custody?
6:27 – Can an Order of Protection then be turned into a divorce filing?

Disclaimer: This video is for informational purposes only. In some states, this video may be deemed Attorney Advertising. The choice of lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely on advertisements.

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


*