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New York Matrimonial Trial Handbook

The New York Matrimonial Trial Handbook by Joel R. Brandes is available in Bookstores and online in the print edition at the Bookbaby Bookstore, Amazon Barnes & Noble, Goodreads and other online book sellers. It is also available in Kindle ebook editions and epub ebook editions for all ebook readers in our website bookstore. The New York Matrimonial Trial Handbook is divided into five parts: (1) Preliminary Matters Prior to the Commencement of Trial, Conduct of Trial and Rules of Evidence Particularly Applicable in Matrimonial Matters; (2); Establishing Grounds for Divorce, Separation and Annulment and Defenses; (3) Obtaining Maintenance, Child Support, Exclusive Occupancy and Counsel Fees; (4) Property Distribution and Evidence of Value; and (5) Trial of a Custody Case. There are thousands of suggested questions for the examination and cross-examination of witnesses dealing with very aspect of the matrimonial trial. Click on this link for more information about the contents of the book and on this link for the complete table of contents.

The New York Matrimonial Trial Handbook was reviewed by Bernard Dworkin, Esq., in the New York Law Journal on December 21, 2017. His review is reprinted on our website at http://www.nysdivorce.com with the permission of the New York Law Journal.

Joel R. Brandes, is the author of Law and The Family New York, 2d (9 volumes) (Thomson Reuters), and Law and the Family New York Forms (5 volumes) (Thomson Reuters). Law and The Family New York, 2d (9 volumes) (Thomson Reuters), is both a treatise and a procedural guide. The text analyzes every aspect of New York Family Law. Law and the Family New York Forms, 2d (New York Practice Library, 5 Volumes) provides practitioner-tested forms for New York divorce and family law matters.

Sunday, September 20, 2009

The New York Divorce and Family Law FamCalc Software Suite will be available October 1, 2009

The New York Divorce and Family Law FamCalc Software Suite will be available October 1, 2009

We are proud to announce that as of October 1, 2009 our New York Divorce and Family Law FamCalc Software Suite of individual programs will be available to make life easier for every attorney who practices divorce and family law in New York. This software, which requires only a basic knowledge of computers, was written especially for the New York Divorce and Family Law attorney. The Suite of programs will include the New York Divorce and Family Law Child Support Calculator, which automatically generates a helpful summary report and UD-8 Worksheet, calculates the child support amount on combined parental income, both under and over $130,000, and drafts for you the language required to be included in agreements, stipulations, and findings of fact. Another program in the Suite is Drafting Agreements For the New York Divorce and Family Law Attorney. It contains an interactive manual, describing in detail each provision of the agreement you are composing. It offers you practical advice for drafting your agreement with the "Settlement Considerations", "Drafters Notes" and "Law You Should Know". The program is updated annually so that you will always be up to date on New York law of agreements. The Suite will also contain the New York Divorce and Family Law Statement of Net Worth Calculator, which automatically generates a net worth statement that converts all expenses into monthly or weekly expenses; the New York Divorce and Family Law Value Calculator, which allows you to calculate the present value of future dollars; and the New York and Family Law Marital Property Distributor, which calculates, on a "what if" basis, the total value of each spouses' share of the marital assets. The programs are easy to run and come with simple plain - English instructions. The contents of all of the programs have been written by us, based upon years of experience in New York divorce and family law practice. They make doing the child support calculations, or drafting a complex agreement, "so easy a lawyer can do it".
(For further information click on this link to fill out a request form)