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Prenuptial Agreement: 457s and Pensions

Prenuptial Agreement – Protecting Your Pension and 457 with a Prenup No couple wants to think about the possibility of a divorce. Unfortunately, however, statistics don’t lie – over 50% of New York marriages result in a divorce. Many articles online say that firefighters have higher divorce rates. Prenuptial Agreement Read more…

Protecting Pensions & 457's FDNY Pension Divorce

FDNY Pension Divorce

FDNY Pension Divorce.  Looking Out For NY’s Bravest Divorce is a very difficult thing. When we marry, we pledge our lives to one another. When we divorce, those two lives that were once one become separate once again. Each life needs to start again to build a meaningful way of Read more…

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Custody Schedule for Firefighters

Custody Schedule for Firefighters: As a firefighter, we know that while your duties at the firehouse are important to you, your role as a dad is the most important job you have. Our number one goal is to help you prioritize your time with your kids.  Firemen need a flexible schedule Read more…

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Divorce Mediation

Divorce Mediation and Pensions: Your pension, like any other assets, is part of a big picture discussion of asset and debt distribution in your divorce. One very effective way of handling a divorce – specifically for a firefighter facing these unique issues – is through the use of mediation. In mediation, Read more…

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FDNY Pension Divorce

FDNY Pension Divorce

FDNY Pension Divorce.  Looking Out For NY’s Bravest Divorce is a very difficult thing. When we marry, we pledge our lives to one another. When we divorce, those two lives that were once one become separate once again. Each life needs to start again to build a meaningful way of Read more…

Firefighter Divorce Lawyer who is FDNY Wife

Firefighter Divorce Lawyer who is FDNY Wife

Our team is dedicated to giving you the utmost protection in your divorce proceedings. Firefighter Divorce: Low Cost Divorces We strive to bring you the best results possible in the most cost-effective manner. Whether it be through mediation or litigation, we are experienced not only in family law matters but Read more…

Prenuptial Agreement

Prenuptial Agreement: 457s and Pensions

Prenuptial Agreement – Protecting Your Pension and 457 with a Prenup No couple wants to think about the possibility of a divorce. Unfortunately, however, statistics don’t lie – over 50% of New York marriages result in a divorce. Many articles online say that firefighters have higher divorce rates. Prenuptial Agreement Read more…

Divorce Mediation

Divorce Mediation

Divorce Mediation and Pensions: Your pension, like any other assets, is part of a big picture discussion of asset and debt distribution in your divorce. One very effective way of handling a divorce – specifically for a firefighter facing these unique issues – is through the use of mediation. In mediation, Read more…

FDNY Pension Divorce

FDNY Pension Divorce

FDNY Pension Divorce Firefighters sacrifice themselves every day on the job, and an important part of compensation for this ultimate service is the accrual of a pension for a firefighter’s retirement years. As a firefighter, facing a divorce raises the unique challenge of how a FDNY pension divorce work. For this reason, it Read more…

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Custody Schedule for Firefighters

Custody Schedule for Firefighters: As a firefighter, we know that while your duties at the firehouse are important to you, your role as a dad is the most important job you have. Our number one goal is to help you prioritize your time with your kids.  Firemen need a flexible schedule Read more…

Disability Pension in Divorce

Disability Pension in Divorce

What happens to Disability Pension in Divorce? A firemen’s disability pension in divorce is treated differently than a traditional non-disability pension would be. A traditional pension benefit in a divorce is treated as partially separate property not subject to distribution, and partially marital property subject to a 50/50 split amongst the Read more…

457 and Divorce

457 and Divorce

457 and Divorce 457 Deferred Compensation plans are the government’s version of the private sector’s 401(k). A 457 deferred compensation plan is a defined contribution plan for government employees. When it comes to 457 and divorce, the amount of the 457 account subject to distribution in the divorce must be Read more…

Pension in Divorce Settlement

Pension in Divorce Settlement

Pension in Divorce Settlement When it comes to a pension in divorce settlement, there are unique issues that can arise. The controlling authority in New York on a spouse’s entitlement to pension plans in a divorce is the case of Majauskas v. Majauskas, 61 NY 2d 481 – NY: Court Read more…

Pension in a Divorce

Pension in a Divorce

Dividing a Pension in a Divorce A pension is considered a marital asset that is subject to distribution during a divorce settlement. However, when distributing a pension in a divorce, there are limits to the amount of the pension that is subject to distribution. In New York, the Majauskas formula is used Read more…