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Despite conflict, shared parenting is a win-win

From the moment you asked your spouse for a divorce, you may have known the process would not be easy. If your spouse reacted with anger or hurt feelings, you probably saw the dissipation of any chances for a conflict-free separation. This may be of special concern to you if you had hopes of sharing custody of your children.

Are you dealing with a high-conflict personality during divorce?

Dealing with a substantial amount of conflict can often take a considerable toll on the wellbeing of New York residents. When conflict acts as a standard part of your marital relationship, it could also stand as the reason that you now want to move forward with divorce. Though ending the marriage may be the best course of action for everyone involved, you could have concerns regarding the potential for conflict during the proceedings.

Considering the options surrounding your family home in divorce

If you are considering the possibility of ending your marriage and taking a separate path moving forward, certain aspects of the process may be giving you pause. After all, property division will inherently have a substantial impact on your finances, which can in turn affect your future.

Why you shouldn't just "stay together for the kids"

You and your spouse are arguing more and more. The disagreements have escalated and neither of you is happy. You've tried talking, you've tried therapy; nothing has helped. Maybe you or your spouse has even broached the subject of a trial separation, but after some discussion, neither of you is sure you can go through with a divorce, for one reason and one reason only — the kids.

Having an attorney as a batting coach when life throws a curve

It can be extremely difficult to prepare for every possible change in life. In some cases, when life throws you a curveball, a swing and a miss might be a minor setback, but it could also prepare you for the next attempt. However, in stressful situations where the stakes are high, being ready for anything thrown your way could be significantly more challenging.

Keeping retirement plans on track following a divorce

Upon reaching a certain age, many individuals give serious thought to the process of retirement. You might have spent a few decades out in the work force and look forward to spending the rest of your days on a beach or closer to family. You have likely been planning for this life event for years, but there are other changes that aren't quite as easy to predict.

The other type of infidelity

Infidelity. When you hear the word, you likely think of an unfaithful partner. That unfaithfulness, though, may have come in a different form than you were expecting -- financial infidelity. Financial infidelity involves one spouse making significant monetary decisions without the knowledge of the other spouse. While it may not sound like a big deal, it can be.

Study reveals attitude toward remarriage after high asset divorce

As you face the many emotions of divorce, you may also find yourself considering your options for the future. Your feelings about remarriage may surprise you, and the fact that you may be having a frustrating time defending your assets likely plays a part in your convictions.

The end of a marriage doesn't have to be the end of a business

Divorce is often one of the most stressful and daunting events an individual will ever have to experience. You may find the process of dividing property and assets to be extremely complex, especially if you are the owner of a business. Perhaps you are the sole operator of the business, and you have spent a great deal of time and money into making it a successful and thriving enterprise. You may wish to protect your enterprise during this period, but you may be unsure how to achieve this goal.

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