Why You Should Hire a Family Law Attorney
If you are considering filing for a divorce on your own, we'd encourage
you to rethink your decision. There are many benefits to hiring a professional
to help you with your case. This is an important life decision, and you
don't want to make mistakes that could have lasting repercussions.
The Law Office of Steven J. Kaplan, Esq. is here to assist you by showing
you how to proceed with your family matter the right way. If you are in
a court proceeding, it is important that you know how to behave in the
courtroom so as to be appropriate and not offend the Court, thereby possibly
damaging your case. The lawyers at our firm can help you to learn court
room manners so that you won't do anything that could jeopardize the
outcome of your case.
How a Monmouth Divorce Attorney Can Help You
Are you engaged in a
child custody dispute? Are there
child support or alimony issues that you need help with? Are you having trouble determining
how to distribute property acquired during a marriage? Our firm can help
with all of these issues! These are all situations that often have life-long
lasting effects. Handling them in the courts on your own could prove to
Do you need a premarital agreement? We have helped people draft premarital
agreements for 30 years and would be happy to help you. A large part of
our practice involves getting help for our clients from the Court. This
is also a procedure that you should not attempt alone. Many couples create
their own prenuptial agreements, only to learn years later that they were
never valid because of slight mistakes or nuances.
Are you in an abusive relationship? Perhaps you need a restraining order
to protect you from your spouse or other loved one. Is negotiation simply
not working out such that you need to ask a judge for help? A large part
of our practice involves getting help for our clients from the Court.
Are you already divorced but need to modify your divorce decree? People
often need access to the court system after a Judgment of Divorce or other
court order has been entered. Family problems often don't simply disappear
just because a legal case has ended. Many of our cases are this type of
case, known to the system as "post-judgment" cases.
Providing Emotional and Financial Aids for Those Going Through Divorce
In addition to providing legal assistance, we also want to provide emotional
and psychological assistance to those going through a rough time at present.
Divorce and family law cases are hard. Most judges recognize the value
that psychologists, psychiatrists, and social workers offer to people
going through these difficult situations. Our law firm maintains a list
of local therapists that have helped our clients over the years. Similarly,
the financial ramifications of divorce can be difficult. Our office maintains
a list of forensic accountants who can both help people who are going
through financial difficulties in divorce analyze their finances; these
financial professionals can also help to put a value on businesses and