Alimony and Spousal Support

Alimony Pendente Lite (APL) is alimony paid during divorce litigation. It is usually the dollar equivalent of Spousal Support, and is calculated by a formula. It is designed to equalize the money available to both sides of a divorcing couple to level the playing field...

Fathers’ Rights

Historically, mothers were favored in child custody rulings. Fathers had a tough battle effectively fighting for their rights and acquiring a proper custody arrangement. Even during those tough times for fathers, our attorneys successfully gained both primary and...

Diverse Families

At Berman & Asbel, LLP we are well aware that American families are not all the same. An American household may consist of a heterosexual couple, a same-sex couple, two people living together who are not legally married, single parents who are traditionally...