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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, January 16, 2011

New Computer Programs For New York Divorce Attorneys and Mediators

The New York Divorce and Family Law ™ Agreement Creator, quickly drafts a professional agreement for you in no time. It contains a separate on-screen manual, written by Joel R. Brandes, entitled "Drafting Agreements for the New York Divorce and Family Law Attorney". It costs $549.00 for the first license. Each additional license costs $199.00.

The New York and Family Law™ Marital Property Distributor, which contains an on-screen “Guide to the Equitable Distribution Law”, written by Joel R. Brandes, calculates, on a "what if" basis, the total value of each spouses' share of the marital assets. This program allows the user to re-distribute marital property to any percentage, and has the unique "auto-balancer" function which automatically distributes a selected asset between the parties to create a total 50-50 asset balance. It costs $99.00.

The New York Divorce and Family Law™ Child Support Calculator, contains an on-screen “Guide to the Child Support Standards Act”, written by Joel R. Brandes. It automatically generates a helpful summary report, calculates the child support amount on combined parental income, over $130,000, and drafts for you the language required to be included in agreements, stipulations, and findings of fact. It costs $199.00. Each additional license after three licenses costs $99.00.
The New York Divorce and Family Law™ Temporary Maintenance Calculator, contains an on-screen "Guide to the Temporary Maintenance Guidelines" written by Joel R. Brandes. It automatically generates a detailed report showing each step of the temporary maintenance calculation required by the new law. As you enter the parties incomes into the program, the " income entry" screen calculates the "presumptive amount" of temporary maintenance, so that you can try a range of scenarios and immediately see the outcome. It costs $199.00. Each additional license after three licenses costs $99.00.