The Law Offices of Melvin E. Rosenthal


Melvin E. Rosenthal has been in business for more than 30 years. We offer complete legal services at reasonable rates. As family law and criminal law specialists serving the entire state of New York for many years, the Law Offices of Melvin E. Rosenthal will devote all of our experience and ability toward the success of your case. Our firms founder Mr. Melvin E. Rosenthal, ESQ. was born in Bronx, New York in the year 1940. Mr. Rosenthal started out on his career path by receiving his bachelors of science from Queens College (CUNY) in 1963. Mr. Rosenthal then continued his education in law practices by attending Brooklyn Law School (LLB), in which he received his law degree from in 1967.
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Divorce Lawyer Queens


Divorce is, understandably, a touchy subject for everyone involved. Divorce can take its toll on spouses and children alike. There are many different reasons for divorce, but ultimately divorce is a choice that is made by both parties. It is important that divorce lawyers in Queens NY can help you differentiate between the options available to you when you are facing the prospect of ending your marriage.

Divorce Litigation


Divorce litigation involves a divorce between two people that just can not seem to see eye to eye on the different aspects of their divorce. Maybe they can’t come to an agreement regarding the custody of their children. Maybe one spouse feels that he or she deserves alimony or child support. It is also possible that they can’t come to terms on the equitable distribution of their property and they need a judge to tell them exactly what the terms of their divorce will be. If you just can’t come to terms over the different aspects of your divorce, then litigation may be an option for you and we are the divorce lawyers in Queens NY that will be able to help.

Child Support Proceedings


When a spouse is granted child support for their children, they are given a fixed sum based on the many financial aspects of each situation. As children grow older and the cost of living gets higher and higher, the financial needs of each party changes. What may have been acceptable to you when your child support settlement was initially awarded, may no longer be acceptable. Sometimes people lose their jobs and other times former spouses may find themselves in ameliorated situations where they should have the ability to pay more than they once were paying. If this is the situation that you have found yourself in, then we are the divorce lawyers in Queens NY that can help you through any child support issue that you may be having.

Mediation


Mediation is a way for two parties to dissolve their marriage without involving the court or going through the arduous task of litigation, which could take years to resolve and often leaves both parties feeling disillusioned and unhappy. Mediation is done under the supervision of a lawyer. Both people involved are heard and may be advised by their divorce lawyers in Queens NY to come to a mutual agreement with regards to their divorce.

Collaborative Divorce


Collaborative divorce is yet another way to dissolve a marriage without having to go through the courts and litigation processes. Collaborative divorce allows all parties involved to be heard, whereas litigation involves a judge telling each person what to do with both their property and children. Collaborative divorce is a good solution for couples wishing to decide the terms of their divorce on their own and is often less difficult for both former spouses and children to have to endure. Call the Law Offices of Melvin E. Rosenthal when you need an experienced divorce lawyer in Queens NY.