Family & Matrimonial
Gellert, Klein & MacLeod’s matrimonial and family law attorneys understand and work with clients who are often under great emotional stress. Therefore, every effort is made to bring client matters to closure in the most advantageous, efficient and economical way possible.
Our attorneys practice in the Supreme Courts and in the Family Courts. They have paralegal and secretarial backup and they are prepared to represent you with regard to all of your family and/or matrimonial legal problems.
Gellert, Klein & MacLeod has been representing people throughout the Hudson Valley with regard to divorce, separation, paternity, child custody, visitation, equitable distribution, spousal support, child support, family offenses and other significant issues for over 30 years. Gellert, Klein & MacLeod’s matrimonial attorneys understand that going through a separation or a divorce usually is a stressful and emotional process during which you are expected to make rational decisions concerning your family, your home, and your most valued possessions. Don’t go through this process alone. Gellert, Klein & MacLeod’s knowledgeable team of attorneys, paralegals, and staff members will be your right hand and will assist you through each and every step of the separation and/or divorce process, whether contested or uncontested.
Gellert, Klein & MacLeod will:
- Provide initial and ongoing consultation regarding your case, your rights and your obligations
- Prepare and file necessary court documents
- Communicate on your behalf with your spouse or his or her attorney, as appropriate
- Attend court appearances, hearings and/or trials
- Make every attempt to get you through this difficult time in your life as easily as possible
Gellert, Klein & MacLeod’s matrimonial law services include the preparation and negotiation of prenuptial, separation and post-nuptial agreements. Gellert, Klein & MacLeod also offers services in collaborative divorce, which is an alternative method of obtaining a divorce or separation that is considered to be a more gentle process.
The Gellert, Klein & MacLeod family law team offers legal services in all family matters, including but not limited to:
- Divorce and separation
- Equitable distribution
- Paternity issues
- Child custody, visitation and parenting plans
- Child support and spousal support
- College obligations
- Family offenses