Matter of Jennifer VV v. Lawrence WW: http://decisions.courts.state.ny.us/ad3/Decisions/2020/527508.pdf
. Partial Decision by the Appellate Division following the 11-day trial conducted by Attorneys Silverman and Leder admonishing the Attorney for the Child for failing to appropriately advocate for the Child’s wishes at the appellate level. Attorneys Silverman and Leder
were trial counsel. Attorney Williams
was appellate counsel.
Jennifer VV v. Lawrence WW: http://decisions.courts.state.ny.us/ad3/Decisions/2020/528257.pdf. The Appellate Division, Third Department issued a decision affirming the lower court Judge’s rejection of the Support Magistrate’s attempt to blindly deviate from the child support standards act. This 7-page decision adopted numerous findings and arguments argued by Trial Counsel Attorney Leder in this Support Proceeding, and Appellate Counsel Attorney Joe Williams. It demonstrates the importance of the comprehensive legal services that we are able to provide to our clients.
Successfully obtained five (5) year Order of Protection on behalf of client and continued advocacy following conclusion of civil matters.
Successful in multiple cases in obtaining Orders of Protection of various length on behalf of clients.
Successful in obtaining extension of active family court order of protection, in accordance with statute, for “good cause” shown.
Following multiple days of trial, successfully obtained primary custody for a Client, allowing Client to register the Children in school district.
Following very lengthy and contentious litigation, successfully negotiated a child support and spousal maintenance award that was above the guidelines amount.
Following a multi-day trial, successfully retained primary custody of Child for Client, refuting allegations of parental alienation.
Successfully avoided trial through motion practice, oral arguments, and litigation tactics and successfully refuted sexual abuse allegations and parental alienation claims, permitting client to retain custody of Children.
Successfully resolved divorce and custody matter for Client with a three-parent adoption, terminating rights of opposing party (by agreement).
Successfully negotiated the division of real and personal property for unmarried client following breakup of relationship (partition action).
Successfully negotiated and drafted comprehensive custodial schedule for client to co-own and co-parent a dog following a breakup.
Drafted and finalized a comprehensive premarital (prenuptial) agreement which involved a high end business, assets, artwork, and jewelry.