Thinking about divorce and not sure about first steps? Listen Here!
Thinking about divorce and not sure about first steps? Join SAS For Women Cofounder Liza Caldwell, MA CPC and me for a confidential Zoom event next week! Tuesday, September 27, 2022 12 – 2:00 pm Eastern Standard Time Space is limited. Admission $25 Click on the image/link below to RSVP and secure your seat. […]
New York Residency Requirements in New York During Divorce
New York Residency Requirements in New York During Divorce You want to get divorced from your spouse. You and/or your spouse live in New York. But do you actually meet the residency requirement that is necessary to obtain a divorce in New York State? You should check prior to filing for divorce so that you […]
Check Your Custody Arrangement Before Booking Holiday Travel
Check Your Custody Arrangement Before Booking Holiday Travel Fall is in full swing, and school breaks and holidays will be here before you know it. If you are already itching to plan a holiday vacation, it is essential to ensure your plans align with the terms of your child custody and co-parenting arrangement. In my […]
Five Things Everyone Should Know Before Drafting A New York Prenuptial Agreement
What Is a Prenuptial Agreement? It is important to be as prepared as possible at every stage of life. You can prepare for marriage by getting a legally valid prenuptial agreement. Each state has its own laws regarding prenuptial agreements, and what couples can agree to before divorce depends on what is allowable by state […]
College Tuition vs Retirement Savings: What Should Take Priority?
College Tuition vs Retirement Savings: What Should Take Priority? This is a question that comes up frequently in my practice: should you prioritize paying for your child’s educational expenses or accelerating your retirement savings as you near the twilight of your career? If you are divorced, this decision is made all the more complicated […]
Lisa Zeiderman Receives 2022 Client Champion Award
Lisa Zeiderman Receives 2022 Client Champion Award We are proud to announce that Lisa Zeiderman is a recipient of the 2022 Martindale-Hubbell Client Champion Award. This award is a testament to her legal acumen as well as her commitment to providing thorough representation and attentive service to her clients in New York City and Westchester. […]
Lisa Zeiderman Published in New York Law Journal
Lisa Zeiderman Published in New York Law Journal Lisa’s latest article in the New York Law Journal is coauthored with her colleague, Liza J. Trazzera, Esq., and highlights the importance of understanding the ins and outs of attorney-client privilege in divorce. From the article: “Divorce attorneys often find themselves in a position where other professionals […]
LGBTQ+ Divorce: Some Different, Much Same
As Pride Month ends, we invite you to join us in taking a closer look at the divorce and family law issues facing LGBTQ+ families in New York.
A Women’s Guide to Money and Divorce
A Women’s Guide to Money and Divorce How your finances are handled in a divorce may be the single biggest factor in your post-divorce quality of life and standard of living. It is crucial to compile a statement of net worth and ensure you are fully prepared for the division of marital property and […]
Breaking Down Julianne Hough and Brooks Laich’s Divorce Settlement: Final Decision Over Engagement Ring, Prenup and More
Another reminder that prenups are important! According to the below report, this couple had a prenup before getting married, which likely has made navigating their divorce a bit easier… though that prenup apparently did not include a very expensive engagement ring. It’s a good example of the need to include everything of value — […]