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Separation Agreements

Separation Agreements in New York

What Issues Can Be Addressed in a Separation Agreement?

In New York, the Domestic Relations Law permits married parties to enter into an agreement (outlining their respective rights and responsibilities in a divorce.

A separation agreement permits the parties, without intervention of the court, to arrive at a settlement that they deem most appropriate for their individual circumstances. There should be full financial disclosure of each party’s assets, and each party should be represented by separate counsel unless they are mediating.

A complete separation agreement may address the following issues and others as appropriate:

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