Contested Divorce

When a divorce is contested, that means there is at least one issue that the spouses have not been able to resolve. It does not mean the divorce is necessarily going to devolve into a battle.

Skilled attorneys at Brooke, Brady & Schopfer, LLP, can help clarify and find solutions to divorce issues. Contact us today to schedule a free initial consultation about your contested divorce.

Getting Answers to Important Divorce Questions

We understand that the issues involved in a divorce are intensely personal, and you may be reluctant to get lawyers and judges involved. However, at this juncture in your life, you may face crucial issues such as:

If you stop short of asking for what you deserve within a legal framework where your rights are protected, you may end up regretting your decision later on.

We are not interested in provoking fights. We want to make sure both parties understand their rights and the rights of their spouse, which often enables an amicable resolution of the contested divorce.

Understanding Your Legal Rights and Options When It Comes to New York Divorce Litigation

At the Dutchess County, New York, law firm of Brooke, Brady & Schopfer, LLP, we place the highest priority on educating our clients about their rights and the divorce process. Only by understanding your options can you get a fair outcome from a contested divorce.

We will explain the legal grounds for divorce and the amount of time the process generally takes. Our Poughkeepsie divorce contested attorneys will also explain, based on the information you give us, what you are entitled to and what the judge is likely to do if you and your spouse cannot agree on a settlement.

We want you to go into your contested divorce with confidence, not apprehension.

Contact us to get sound, effective legal advice and representation by calling 845-454-2540. We offer a free initial consultation to discuss your situation and needs.