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Melville, Suffolk County, New York An affluent suburb directly eastwards of the boundary that Suffolk County shares with Nassau County, Melville is conveniently situated both along the Northern State Parkway, and the Long Island Expressway - two of the most popular and busiest points leading in and out of New York City. Melville can be found just off Exit 49 of the Long Island Expressway. As of 2010, the population for this town was approximately 18,985 people.

Melville, just like any other area within Suffolk County, New York, is brimming with a range of unique opportunities and people that make it a wonderful place to live for some. However, it's important to note that people within this location are just as prone to the common problems that other people face across New York, and indeed the world. Melville residents may find themselves dealing with significant family issues such as divorce, custody disagreements, or even adoption, wherein they need more than the support their friends and loved ones can provide. In these circumstances, though issues of family law will remain to be complicated by the very nature, Melville residents can achieve some peace of mind knowing a local attorney is available nearby. Mr. Darren M. Shapiro Esq. started his career within the world of law, in January 1999 following his admittance to the New York state bar.

While Mr. Shapiro has experience dealing with various aspects of law, he opened his own firm within New York, a convenient distance from the Suffolk County courts, with a focus on family law. As a Suffolk County resident himself, Darren welcomes Suffolk County court appearances and the ability to help his neighbors. His friendly nature and experienced professionalism mean that Mr. Shapiro can provide his clients with effective and reliable representation - regardless of the specific nuances of their case. Family law is a significant issue across the world, and it's worth noting how it might apply within Melville. For instance, Wikipedia notes that the 2010 census revealed a total of 4,830 households within Melville, of which 72.2% consisted of married couples who were living together at the time, while 38.1% included children under the age of 18. Only 6.6% of households at this time consisted of a female householder without a husband, and 15.7% of households overall were held by an individual. Since that census, further research into statistics provided by city-data.com has revealed that 60.3% of Melville residents are married, while 5.8% are divorced, and 1.6% are separated.

Looking into the numbers associated with family law cases can be useful when it comes to convincing yourself that you are not alone during a time of extreme emotional turmoil and stress. However, for Melville residents, and people across the entire of Suffolk County, few things are as beneficial as ensuring that they have the right experience and guidance on hand to help them navigate the complications of their own family law matter. The Law and Mediation office for Mr. Darren M. Shapiro Esq., can be found in Nassau County, at the 99 Jericho Turnpike, Suite 300-G, New York, 111753. This location is easy to find, as you need only take exit forty on the Long Island Expressway, or turn off at exit 34 on the Northern State Parkway. Here, you'll find an office and a professional that is fully equipped to handle various legal cases, from matters of collaborative law, to family mediations and divorce.

When you access the assistance of Mr. Shapiro in addressing your legal case, you will generally find that your matter is considered in either the Supreme, or Family courts of Suffolk County if you live in Suffolk County. Matrimonial cases such as divorce, post-judgment divorce, annulments, and legal separations are often handled within the Supreme Court of Suffolk County, which can be found either at 400 Carleton Avenue Central Islip, New York 11772, or at 235 Griffing Avenue Riverhead, NY 11901. Alternatively, family matters regarding child custody, paternity, parenting time and visitation, spousal or child support, adoption, orders of protection and issues of neglect or abuse will be heard at the Suffolk County family court. The family court can also be accessed at two separate locations - the first in the same building as the Supreme Court on 400 Carleton Avenue in Central Islip, and the second within 889 E. Main Street in Riverhead, NY 11901. The location you will visit will depend on where you live and the nuances of your particular case.

The fact that Mr. Shapiro has had experience practicing family and matrimonial law within Long Island and Suffolk County for a number of years gives him the unique opportunity to provide an in-depth insight into the practices and procedures of both the supreme and family courts in this area. Mr. Shapiro is often commended by his clients for his reliable, friendly, and diligent representation, provided at a reasonable rate to people with a variety of different cases. Regardless of the problem that you're suffering with, Mr. Shapiro will strive to provide assistance for all matters of family law, and will guide you through each aspect for your case, regardless of whether you visit his office from Melville, or elsewhere.

This office tries to make sure that you will have the information you need to make a careful decision about the route you choose to pursue. For instance, you may decide that you'd prefer to take part in divorce mediation in an attempt to reach a more amicable settlement, or you might decide that litigation is your only option. As a trained mediator, collaborative attorney, and litigator, Mr. Shapiro will be fully equipped with the skills required to help you pursue your best interests within your case, regardless of the process you choose. Please call us at your earliest convenience to schedule your free initial consultation with Mr. Darren Shapiro. Whether you live in Melville, or you are located nearby, rest assured that there is a local expert nearby to help you pursue your case as professionally as possible. If you would like to speak to Mr. Shapiro about his mediation solutions, please approach us regarding your free consultation.

Client Reviews
"Darren Shapiro did an outstanding job with case he was hired for. His price was reasonable and his actions were effective in this case. I would hire this Lawyer again and highly recommend his services." Anonymous
“Darren was excellent in court and able to negotiate a fair settlement in my Child support case.” Anonymous
“Hands down, he is the best att'y I have ever dealt with. He is thorough, objective, and above all, extremely dedicated.” Anonymous