blog post
on June 17, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Your Ultimate Divorce Strategy – The Beginning

If you have made the decision to get a divorce and go through the process involved, it is time to get take the emotions out of the equation and get a winning strategy in place.

blog post
on June 7, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Relocation- It can Happen!

The appellate division recently made new law.

blog post
on May 18, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Helping Children Cope With Divorce Part 2

This is the second part to the series about helping children cope with divorce and what parents can do to make the transition and difficult period easier for kids to get through.

blog post
on May 17, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Helping Children Cope With Divorce Part 1

Quite often it is the children that bear the burden of a divorce.

blog post
on May 13, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Top 12 Ways to Avoid a Costly Divorce – Part 2

Make sure that you get all your information, documents and financial records in order.

blog post
on May 12, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Top 12 Ways to Avoid a Costly Divorce – Part 1 of 2

Going through the divorce process is a difficult, emotional and expensive time for both parties.

blog post
on May 5, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Client Attorney Privilege Not Waived after Husband’s Email Carelessness

In a recent divorce case, Parnes v. Parnes, 80 A.D.3d 948, 915 N.Y.S.2d 345, 2011 Slip Op. 00136 (N.Y. Sup. Ct. App. Div. 3rd Dept. 2011), it was held that a husband’s carelessness with his email password did not waive attorney-client privilege.

blog post
on May 3, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Economic Recovery Boosts Divorce Rates

During times of recession, people fear for their jobs and financial security and are thus less inclined to go through expensive divorce proceedings and split assets.

blog post
on April 28, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

9 Most Famous Divorce Case Payouts with No Prenup

Celebrity marriages are notorious for breaking down quickly and would explain why many celebrity lawyers draw up iron clad prenuptial agreements before the happy couples take their vows.

blog post
on April 26, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

A Royal Prenuptial is a No Brainer

This week’s Royal wedding has brought up speculation about whether the soon to be married Kate Middleton and Prince William will be signing a Prenuptial Agreement.

blog post
on April 21, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

NYC Divorce – Why Social Media Can Be Detrimental to Your Case

Social media sites like Facebook, Twitter and Blogs has become fertile ground for evidence to be used in a NYC divorce case.

blog post
on April 18, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

New York Prenuptial Myths vs. the Facts

Prenuptial agreements have always been looked upon with fear and controversy, with the assumption that there is a lack of trust in the relationship or that they will favor one party over the other.

blog post
on April 14, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

What We Can Learn From CNBC’s Divorce Wars

The latest CNBC show divorce wars that aired last week can provide us all with many valuable lessons about the rules of divorce that now apply to the 1 million marriages that are dissolved in the US this year.

blog post
on April 12, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Latest Court Ruling – There is No Defense against New York’s No Fault Divorce Action

Last year New York was one of the last states to introduce no fault as a ground for divorce.

blog post
on April 8, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

5 Reasons You Should Get a New York Prenuptial Agreement

A New York prenuptial agreement is a settlement that is reached between couples who have decided to get married.

blog post
on April 6, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

The Facts about New York State No Fault Divorce

Governor David A. Paterson signed the New York state no fault divorce on October 12, 2010.

blog post
on April 4, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Why You Need a Seasoned Divorce Lawyer in New York City

The legal battle you have to go through in a divorce can be an emotional roller-coaster ride for you, your spouse and your children.

blog post
on April 4, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Can I Modify a Custody Agreement?

The parties were divorced by a judgment of this Court dated July 21, 2008, approximately fifteen (15) months prior to the institution of this post judgment litigation.

blog post
on April 2, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

Revealed: Top 10 Celebrity Divorce Settlements

Celebrity divorce lawyers are everywhere but the truth is that you really have to look beyond the headlines to get the exceptional ones from the crowd.

blog post
on April 1, 2011 / by Brian Perskin

New Reality Show Exposes Messy High Net worth Divorce Cases

A new reality show, Divorce Wars airing on March 29 th, is exposing the realities of high net worth divorces, exploring the battlefield of divorce and the techniques used to win the divorce war.

blog post
on July 16, 2010 / by Brian Perskin

Getting a Divorce on your iPhone?

Technology makes advances in the matrimonial field as divorce and the iPhone tie the knot.

blog post
on June 17, 2010 / by Brian Perskin

No Fault Divorce is Moving Forward

New York State has moved closer to enacting the no fault divorce law by overcoming the hurdle of passing in the Senate.

blog post
on June 15, 2010 / by Brian Perskin

Evidence is Everything in Mental Illness Case

A mother who had been charged with being mentally ill (as defined in Social Services Law §384-b) has, through her counsel, argued that an expert medical report made by a physician from the opposition should be stricken, as it relies on inadmissible evidence.

blog post
on May 20, 2010 / by Brian Perskin

Irreconcilable Differences Nearing Reconciliation in New York

For the past twenty-five years, New York has been the only state in the country without a no-fault–irreconcilable differences–divorce.

blog post
on February 4, 2010 / by Brian Perskin

Is Virtual Visitation an Option?

The issue of virtual visitation has entered the realm of custody rights and may have an effect on visitation arrangements.

blog post
on January 15, 2010 / by Brian Perskin

A New Concept of Relocation


blog post
on November 20, 2009 / by Brian Perskin

The Evolution of Custody

The concept of custody is unsettled in New York family law.

blog post
on September 2, 2009 / by Brian Perskin

Battles Abroad and at Home

When a member of our Armed Forces is deployed overseas it creates a heavy burden both for the particular soldier, sailor, airman or marine, and for those they care for.

blog post
on July 7, 2009 / by Brian Perskin

Enhanced Earnings, Enhanced Confusion

Sorry for the delay in between posts, I will be updating this blog more consistently in the future.

blog post
on July 3, 2008 / by Brian Perskin

Child Custody: What you should Know

In child custody and visitation cases there are several factors the courts will use to determine what is in “the best interests of the child”.





To learn more about Brian D. Perskin, or to schedule a free confidential consultation, please contact us by filling out the form below:


Follow Us


The information on this website is for general information purposes only. Nothing on this or associated pages, documents, comments, answers, emails, or other communications should be taken as legal advice for any individual case or situation. This information on this website is not intended to create, and receipt or viewing of this information does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship.

© 2018 All Rights Reserved

StatisticsReview of New York Divorce Attorney