Strategies for Family Law in New York provides an authoritative, insider's perspective on the changing environment regarding domestic law in New York state. Partners from some of the state's leading law firms guide the reader through revisions to the Family Court Act, the Domestic Relations Law, the Marriage Equality Act, and analyze other recent legal changes. These top lawyers share their points of view on resolving child custody issues, negotiating property division, and maintaining objectivity while guiding clients through emotionally stressful situations. Covering a range of topics from court-to-court variations to the effectiveness of alternative dispute resolution, these authors also examine the legal
process itself, and discuss strategies for working with court officers, judges, and opposing counsel. The different niches represented and the breadth of perspectives presented enable readers to get inside some of the great legal minds of today, as these experienced lawyers offer up their thoughts around the keys to navigating this ever-changing area of law.