FAMILY LAW

Family is everything. The relationships which are cultivated within this realm are often resolved in a legal arena, specifically with respect to issues affecting spouses and children. Our highly qualified team of attorneys can help you navigate through all types of family-related issues.

Pre-Nuptial and Inter-Spousal Agreements
The start of a new life together with your partner may require legal documents be drawn up to protect assets in the case that the relationship may not work out. A legally drafted agreement can address many pressing issues in a relationship such as ownership of pre-marital property, assets acquired during the course of the marriage, as well as financial support obligations in the case of divorce or separation.

Divorce, Annulment and Separation
Often the dissolution of a marriage or relationship can affect the lives of many individuals involved. At the law firm of Leanza, Agrapidis & Maroules we make it our priority to review all cases and carefully assess all situations. It is of utmost importance to make recommendations to support you during this tumultuous time by providing mediation, reconciliation, divorce, annulment or separation in writing. Our team of attorneys will advise you of the best course of action on a case by case basis. We will ensure you that we will provide you with the best possible causes of action for divorce or annulment, custody of children, visitation rights, alimony &/or support, and equitable distribution. If needed, we can file a motion for immediate assistance from your spouse, known as a Motion for Pendent Lite relief. Same sex marriages and civil unions can present a set of very specific issues. We are able to help guide you through the often confusing maze of laws in this rapidly changing area of the law. From the initial filing until your final court date, we will be there every step of the way to help you through this challenging and pressing time.

Adoptions
The adoption of a child or adult can be the happiest moments in ones' life. Our team of attorneys can help you navigate the often difficult steps of adoption through an adoption agency as well as handle the intricate workings of private placement adoption.