New York Family Law Attorneys

Important Update on Family Court in New York

   By MandelLawFirm

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  •    MandelLawFirm
  •   Child Custody

Here are a few updates on Family Court in New York.

Child Support

Family Court in Manhattan, Kings and Bronx Counties are now accepting support modification Petitions, motions and requests by email or U.S mail addressed to the appropriate court.  The date of contact with the Court and postmark will be recorded.

Custody and Visitation Mediation

After screening for domestic violence and any active child protective proceedings , the Jurist will refer a mediator who will reach out to the parties and counsel to schedule virtual mediation sessions.

Virtual Court

NYC, Kings County and Bronx Family Court are now open in Virtual Courtrooms for settlement and brief hearings.  The primary function will be:

  1. To resolve cases where an allocution by Skype or teleconference is necessary;
  2. In cases involving youths in detention; and
  3. To take limited testimony in emergency hearings.

 

If you are in need of our family law services, do not hesitate to reach out. We are open for business and able to easily consult with you virtually. Call 646-770-3868 now.