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Business People Do you know how you would cope if you found yourself managing the complexity and emotional turmoil involved in divorce? Perhaps you'll never have to worry about divorce, but you may find yourself facing other family law issues that force you to think carefully about how you're going to continue managing your household, or how you're going to progress as a family unit. The truth is that while a lot of people would prefer not to think about something going wrong with their marriage, or their future family, there's always a risk whether you live in West Hills, Suffolk County or elsewhere that you may find yourself in need of the support of a divorce attorney like Mr. Darren M. Shapiro.

Family law takes many different forms. For some people, it's about discussing difficult issues that emerge in the process of a divorce, like equitable distribution, or spousal maintenance. For others, it's all about child custody and visitation law, and how a child should be raised when the dynamics of a family begin to change. As a child custody attorney and expert in each of the aspects of family law, Mr. Darren Shapiro is there to help any individual from Suffolk County or West Hills, or the surrounding areas when it comes to navigating the complexities of divorce.

Divorce is not an uncommon issue in the United States. In fact, many marriages in America will end in divorce. While this doesn't necessarily mean that you should enter your marriage with a sense of impending doom, it does mean that you should be aware of what your options are if you ever need to seek help from a professional. With a little luck, your marriage will last forever, and bring you countless years of happiness and fond memories. However, if your relationship starts to falter, and you find yourself in need of some local support, Mr. Darren M. Shapiro could be the perfect solution for those in West Hills, Suffolk County and beyond.

A Local West Hills Divorce Attorney

Mr. Shapiro is an experienced and welcoming child custody attorney and family lawyer located close to Suffolk County, on the Jericho Turnpike. His unique position in the New York area means that he can serve countless families and individuals from across Long Island, Queens, Suffolk County, and Nassau County. Not only does this make life more convenient for West Hills residents who need help during a difficult time in their lives, but it can also ensure that you have access to an attorney that has a deep underlying knowledge of the courts that you're going to be working with when you go to have your requests made into orders.

West Hills, Suffolk County is a census-designated place and hamlet according to information from Wikipedia, located within the Town of Huntington in Suffolk County. Though West Hills, Suffolk County is a relatively small place, with a population of around 5,592 people according to the last 2010 census, that doesn't mean that it's any less vulnerable to the issues of family law that affect people all around the world. As a divorce attorney, Mr. Shapiro can help those with family law needs in West Hills with great ease. In fact, he's only a short drive away on the Jericho Turnpike.

Today, of the 1,978 households living in West Hills, Suffolk County around 73.7% of those are made up of married couples, which just goes to show how many people naturally move into the state of marital bliss at once point during their lives. While many of these people will never need a divorce attorney, some will, in fact, according to the city-data.com records, around 5.6% of all residents in West Hills are now divorced, and around 1% are separated. From his friendly and welcoming office outside of the Jericho Turnpike in Nassau County, Mr. Shapiro can offer his clients the expertise and support they need to prepare for the next stage of their lives in comfort.

A Child Custody Lawyer for West Hills

As most people already know, there are many different issues that can occur during divorce which need to be settled with the help of a divorce attorney like Mr. Shapiro. Some of these concerns are with things like equitable distribution and spousal maintenance, whereas others address important factors like child custody and visitation. Mr. Shapiro's advanced experience as a child custody lawyer for the residents of West Hills means that he can provide guidance and support regardless of what your situation might entail. In fact, Mr. Shapiro has almost 20 years of experience within the courts of New York and Long Island, which makes him the perfect representative in the courts of Suffolk County.

Importantly, Mr. Shapiro doesn't just offer litigation to his clients either, although he can represent your best interests in the courts. If you need a form of alternative dispute resolution, Mr. Shapiro is there to help. His position as a certified mediator and collaborative law, as well as a divorce attorney means that you can access any type of support you need - regardless of what your situation entails. For many people, options for alternative dispute resolution can be particularly beneficial when it comes to maintaining relationships for the sake of any children, or simply minimizing the amount of time they need to spend with the courts.

If mediation doesn't appeal to you, then it's not the only form of alternative dispute resolution that Mr. Shapiro can offer. While mediation involves using a third-party to discuss pressing issues in your divorce, collaborative law can mean accessing the help of professionals that are connected to your case in some way. For instance, a collaborative law experience might mean that you get help and support from a financial expert, or a child psychologist who can help you to rethink your options regarding visitation and custody. Regardless of which options West Hills residents choose for their specific situation, Mr. Shapiro is here to help.

If you're located in West Hills Suffolk County, or anywhere else close to the Jericho Turnpike, you could benefit from reaching out to Mr. Shapiro today to find out more about his wide range of available services. Contact him through his online contact form to arrange your free thirty-minute consultation, or get in touch over the phone at (516) 333-6555 today.

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