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For more than a decade, our clients have trusted in the unwavering support provided by our accomplished New York City divorce attorney. It's no surprise his zealous advocacy has earned an Avvo® 10.0 Superb Rating and the Avvo® Client's Choice Award.
At Peter L. Cedeño & Associates, P.C., we can furnish the knowledgeable legal representation you require for your divorce action. Our dedicated divorce lawyer handles each case personally with diligence and integrity. We are committed to addressing your concerns, tackling any issues and fervently protecting your rights as you proceed through your divorce.
Fairly recent legislation has allowed couples in New York to file for a no-fault divorce based on the grounds that the marriage is irretrievably broken. While no-fault divorces are quite common, some Family Court judges may require proof of the inability for the parties to reconcile. If a divorce petition cites marital misconduct as the reason for the breakup of the marriage, the divorce may be determined to be the fault of one spouse.
Fault-based divorces can be approved on the following grounds:
Whether your divorce is no-fault or fault-based, our accomplished divorce lawyer in NYC can provide the formidable litigation skill you need effectively assert your legal standing.
State law offers two paths for the dissolution of a marriage: uncontested or contested divorce. In an uncontested divorce, both parties decide upon the details of their separation amicably and usually with the assistance of a mediator. Contested divorces can involve lengthy trials that require a judge to make decisions on your behalf. Whether your divorce occurs at a conference table or courtroom, our experienced divorce attorney can provide the insightful negotiation and formidable trial skills you need.
Our firm is committed to protecting your rights in all aspects of your divorce:
No matter what the circumstances of a divorce, it is rarely a trouble-free process. Finances, child concerns and emotions often complicate the situation, adding to the difficulty. At Peter L. Cedeño & Associates, P.C., our firm can provide the comprehensive help you need to confront the challenges of your divorce. If you are contemplating a legal separation, or an uncontested or contested divorce, contact our office to arrange a case consultation. Our New York City divorce attorney can provide the clarity and compassion you need to move forward.
Our firm is bilingual and serves both English and Spanish-speaking clients.