6 Examples of Car Accident Compensation

By Ava LawsonAuto Accident

Following any kind of vehicle collision where you’ve suffered injury or sustained major damage to your vehicle, you are probably wondering what types of compensation are available for your losses. Whether the wreck happened in New York or New Jersey, recovery can be painful, expensive and time-consuming. The best approach to getting an accurate assessment on the potential value of …

Child Support and the 2018 Tax Law: What Changes?

By adminChild Custody, News

Rockland County divorce attorney Paul Goldhamer, Esq. is a co-founder of the New York & New Jersey law firm of Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman. Mr. Goldhamer was chosen as a “Super Lawyer” in 2014 by Superlawyers.com for his work in estate law and matrimonial law. He also maintains a packed schedule of charity work, teaching and guest appearances on radio and …

Why You Should Consider Postponing Your Divorce

By adminDivorce attorney, Matrimonial

Bergen County divorce lawyer Paul Goldhamer, Esq. is a founding partner at the NY & NJ law firm of Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman. Mr. Goldhamer was selected by the prestigious Superlawyers.com as a “Super Lawyer” in 2014 for his work in matrimonial law and estate law. Mr. Goldhamer also keeps busy with teaching, lecturing, charity work and as a guest on various …

Why Prenuptial Agreements Drafted Prior to 2019 Are in Jeopardy

By adminDivorce attorney

New York & New Jersey divorce lawyer Paul Goldhamer, Esq. is a co-founding partner at the law firm of Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman. When not practicing matrimonial and estate law in NY & NJ, Mr. Goldhamer packs a busy schedule with charitable efforts, lecturing, TV & radio appearances and more. Paul was named a “Super Lawyer” by Superlawyers.com in 2014. From Paul Goldhamer, Esq.: …

Timeframe for Divorce: How Long Does It Take?

By adminDivorce attorney

Deciding to initiate the divorce process is a major step, regardless if you and your soon-to-be ex are on good terms or not. While most couples facing the end of a marriage want to move on with their lives as swiftly as possible, there are several factors that will determine the length of a divorce proceeding, such as where you …

Bergen County Heroes of the Month: CBHCare

By adminNews

The law office of Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman is proud to support Community Heroes of the Month, Comprehensive Behavioral Healthcare, Inc. CBHCare’s mission is to provide behavioral health care to the Bergen community. This much needed community service treats individuals and families in the Bergen community for such issues as: Parent-child conflicts Substance abuse Interpersonal relationships Depression Anxiety and phobia …

Study Finds Traffic Death Increase Related to Ridesharing Services

By Ava LawsonAuto Accident

Emerging research from Rice University and University of Chicago shows an increase in fatal car accidents after ridesharing companies Lyft and Uber began operations in cities. The research suggests that additional traffic wrought by ridesharing services is directly related to a 3.5% uptick in traffic deaths, which amounts to 987 fatalities each year. It is estimated that the costs associated with …

What Does Sole Legal Custody Mean for the Other Parent?

By Dawn SnyderChild Custody

In decades past, sole legal custody of young children was routinely awarded to the mother under what was referred to as the tender years doctrine. Today, sole custody is rarely awarded. If you have a sole custody situation, it is important to understand what your rights and responsibilities are. If you are in the process of negotiating a parenting plan, …

New Jersey Divorce Rates Among Nation’s Lowest

By Ava LawsonDivorce attorney

Divorce is an unfortunate fact of 21st century American life. Over the past 60 years, divorce rates skyrocketed in the United States, and research indicates that nearly 50 percent of all marriages today end in permanent separation or divorce. A recent report compiled by 24/7 Wall St shows that some states are better than others when it comes to long-lasting …