Long Island Mothers' Rights
We Can Help Protect Your Rights as a Mother in New York
At one time many people considered that the mother would retain custody after
divorce. In this modern day, fathers and mothers are treated equally with regard
to parental rights. Many divorce cases involve custody disputes, and many
more fathers are seeking and winning custody of their children. If you
are a mother that is concerned about
child custody issues, we understand what you are going through.
At Rubenfeld Law Firm, we have helped countless clients retain custody
of their child or negotiating joint custody in cases in which the two
parents are in contention. We believe that there is no substitute for
experience when it comes to
family law matters, and our Long Island divorce lawyer has more than25 years of divorce and family law experience.
We have a reputation for providing clients with outstanding legal guidance
throughout the entire divorce process, including protecting the rights
of mothers to access to their children. If you are currently seeking custody
of your child and have any questions regarding protecting your mother's
rights, please call the firm today.
Custody, Visitation and Support: Mother's Rights in New York
We understand how upsetting custody issues are and we are zealous in protecting
the rights of mothers who are seeking to gain or retain custody. Factors
that could affect custody for either parent include any mental illness,
any history of neglect, drug addiction and other factors that could influence
a decision by the court. False allegations could be made regarding abuse
or neglect, which must be addressed with a high level of professional
Due to the fact that a woman's role in the society has changed markedly
over the past few decades, many factors such as work schedules and career
issues will be evaluated by the court when making a decision about child
custody. Custody battles are often the most emotionally taxing of all
divorce issues, however, an experienced family law attorney can guide
you and your family through this time effectively and efficiently.
Contact our firm so that we can speak with you today.