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Ridgewood Queens CountySome people spend their lives dreaming of the day that they'll fall in love and get married to the person they love most in the world. In the right circumstances, marriage can be an amazing experience and a wonderful way to express your love for someone else. However, it's worth noting that it doesn't always work out for everyone. As divorce becomes more of an accepted solution within the western world, more people are breaking free from the confines of unhappy marriages and starting their lives again with a fresh sense of independence and purpose.

For those interested in statistics, it might be exciting to learn that New York recently became one of the states with the lowest divorce rates in the country. However, while it's tempting to think that living in Queens or New York with a low divorce rate will give you a better chance of success in your marriage, the truth is that where you live often has very little to do with whether your relationship will be successful or not. Ultimately, wherever you live, there's always a chance that you could end up seeking out the services of a divorce attorney like Mr. Darren M. Shapiro. As a convenient, and friendly solution for people in Ridgewood Queens, Mr. Shapiro offers his experience and guidance to those in need of support throughout complex family law processes.

A Local Ridgewood Divorce Attorney

Mr. Shapiro has worked as a lawyer throughout New York and Long Island for almost 20 years now. That means that he has a great deal of experience and inside knowledge to share when guiding his clients through the local courts of Queens and Long Island. When your marriage comes to an end, or you decide that something needs to be changed in your current family dynamic, it's important to know that you have access to a professional who can help you to simplify the family law process as much as possible. A professional divorce lawyer like Mr. Darren Shapiro can answer your most complicated questions, and help to put your mind at ease while you're making crucial decisions about what your life should look like after your divorce is finalized.

For people who live in Ridgewood, Queens, a neighborhood bordering the spaces of Middle Village, Maspeth, and Glendale, Mr. Shapiro could offer a simple and local solution to your family law needs. According to Wikipedia.com, the 2010 United States Census suggests that the population of Ridgewood at that time was 69,317. While most of those people will hopefully never need to access the support of a local family law attorney, it's worth noting that many individuals could find themselves in need of the guidance a family law attorney can provide. After all, child custody attorneys like Mr. Shapiro can also help with issues like child visitation, child support, and orders of protection.

Though divorce is never a simple experience for anyone involved, having the right divorce attorney by your side for the journey or working with the right divorce mediator can be a great way to make sure that you have the confidence and information you need to tackle the process with as little pain and discomfort as possible. From his local office just off the Jericho Turnpike in Nassau County, Mr. Shapiro is just a short drive away for the residents of Ridgewood Queens.

An Experienced Child Custody Lawyer

In many family law situations, the concerns that arise during a divorce can go beyond common issues like equitable distribution, and the decision of how to share assets between both parties. Child custody lawyers like Mr. Shapiro are also available to help with the concerns that arise about how a child should be cared for when a marriage comes to an end, and whether visitation rights should be given to the non-custodial parent. Mr. Shapiro works to protect both the needs of his clients and the best interests of the children involved in any divorce, to ensure that the courts can make the best decision possible about how the family dynamic should be adjusted following the end of a marriage.

Mr. Shapiro's proximity to and familiarity with the nearby courts of Queens makes him the right choice for many clients in search of a passionate litigator or professional that can help you come to a fair settlement. His in-depth understanding of the way that both the Supreme and Family courts work ensures that he can navigate every party through the complexities they might face when addressing a judge. However, one of the things that makes Mr. Shapiro right for the people in Ridgewood Queens, is that he also provides alternative modes of dispute resolution for those who would like to avoid the stress of litigation.

For instance, with collaborative law services, Mr. Shapiro can give his clients access to support and knowledge from a range of professionals that might be best-suited to offer their advice on the details of a case. For example, if parents aren't sure how to address the concept of visitation and parenting time regarding a child, a child psychologist or specialist could be asked to help guide them through the process with the interests and needs of the youngster in mind. On the other hand, mediation gives clients an opportunity to negotiate on common concerns in a neutral space, so that everyone has a chance to be head, and come to an agreement that works for both parties, without the overwhelming input of the courts.

Your Local Solution for Legal Support

Regardless of what your experience with family law might be, it's always helpful to know that you have someone on-hand who can help to guide you through the complexities of the legal system. A divorce attorney like Mr. Shapiro can be an incredible resource for those handling the emotional, legal, and financial concerns at the end of a marriage, or changing something crucial about the way their family works. With his convenient location and dedication to offer great service, Mr. Darren Shapiro could be the right choice for residents of Ridgewood Queens County.

To find out more about the services you can access, or to book your free half-hour initial consultation, contact Mr. Shapiro today either through our online contact form or via a telephone call to (516) 333-6555. We'd be happy to help.

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"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