Matrimonial and Family Law
In order to provide the highest degree of personal service and attention, Owens, Schine & Nicola, P.C. utilizes a “team approach” in representing its clients in matrimonial and family law matters. We are devoted to supporting the highest ethics and fairness in family law but will aggressively litigate cases when the circumstances require.
Attorneys Robert J. Nicola and Darin L. Callahan manage the firm’s Matrimonial and Family Law practice group. The firm represents clients in a variety legal matters including:
- Court-Ordered Modifications
- Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreements
- Child Custody & Visitation Matters
We understand the complex and emotional nature involved in family issue and how it can wreak havoc on your entire life. We provide effective, experienced and practical representation during the difficult period of the termination of a marriage or a separation. We seek to ensure that financial issues, such as alimony, child support and property division, as well as custody and visitation issues are appropriately resolved. Our goal is to make sure that your long-term needs are met. We provide timely individualized guidance during all stages of the process. While many matters are successfully resolved through negotiation, we have considerable experience in the trial of family matters where circumstances so require.
For clients who wish to utilize Alternative Dispute Resolution methods, we also act as Divorce Mediators and provide collaborative divorce representation. Divorce mediation and the collaborative divorce concept provide spouses with a platform to address the various financial and custody issues which arise in the context of a divorce while seeking to limit the adversarial nature of the traditional divorce litigation model.