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Whether you are intent on ending your marriage or have been served with a summons for divorce, it is important to know your rights and options during
this stressful, painful process.

Divorce and Matrimonial Law

Despite the emotional upheaval of divorce, clients can protect their rights and move forward painlessly with the help of our poised, problem-solving group of experienced matrimonial law attorneys. We have built a reputation for positive results in both negotiation and trial advocacy, using practical skills, personal dedication and strategic prowess to advance client goals for child custody and parental access issues, spousal support, property division and many other important issues.

LGBT Matrimonial Law

The full spectrum of LGBT legal services is a cornerstone of our practice, and has been for many years. Whether your goal is a prenuptial agreement, resolution for a child custody dispute during a divorce or dissolution of a same-sex partnership established years ago, Bender & Rosenthal LLP can help. We are dedicated to your smooth transition to a new life.

Our Practice Areas

Divorce and Matrimonial Law

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Matrimonial Law and Orthodox Jewish Divorce

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Agreements: Prenuptial, Postnuptial, Separation and Domestic Partnerships
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LGBT Matrimonial Law

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Divorce Mediation

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Appellate Litigation

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Orthodox Jewish Divorce

Orthodox Jewish couples seeking to dissolve their marriages must balance both civil laws of the State of New York and the religious laws of the Jewish faith. Bender & Rosenthal LLP is one of the few New York City matrimonial law firms to have a Modern Orthodox attorney — someone who understands, fully and deeply, the issues confronted in a religious divorce. Our lawyers know how protect clients’ civil interests while remaining mindful of Jewish traditions, holidays, laws and other considerations related to a Jewish divorce.

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