Long Island Divorce Law Attorney

A decision to pursue divorce is not generally arrived at easily. It represents a profound and stressful chapter in an individual’s life and it is recommended that you seek out and speak with an attorney that is capable of sorting through the facts in your married life and the factors at law to develop an effective strategy. Although the decision to divorce is a first step, it is a very important one that leads to examination of all the legal marital issues relevant to divorce. While sometimes spouses may be able to speak with each other concerning their difficulties and negotiate a fair and equitable settlement, unfortunately, it is a rare occurrence. When you are enmeshed in difficult legal issues, you must consider the ramifications of making decisions without first consulting with legal counsel because if the first steps are well planned, the balance of the divorce process is likely to be negatively impacted.

After your meeting at Jane K, Cristal, P.C., you will feel reassured concerning which path you wish to follow.

Jane Cristal’s extensive experience and range of legal capabilities will help you progress through the divorce process in an informed and confident manner. She will negotiate, litigate, and advocate for your best interests at every step.

Whether there are concerns about property distribution, custody or support issues; or, if you are enmeshed in a procedurally complex matter, or high net worth disputes, Ms. Cristal will lay the foundation based upon thorough preparation. She will pay attention to your articulated needs and she will suggest to you where the issues remain and what issues still need to be addressed before a settlement agreement can be signed.

Sometimes, after learning about the facts and circumstances of your matter, she may suggest that you are a candidate for divorce mediation, another approach to divorce that has been part of Jane Cristal’s practice for over thirty (30) years.

And, where the issue impacts the sensitive issues surrounding the children, Ms. Cristal will advocate tirelessly to secure the proper custody arrangement, parental access and, if needed, grandparent rights.

Even where parties may sometimes reconcile their marital difference, Jane Cristal will draft post-nuptial agreement so that issues of property, including debt, may be resolved so that the marriage may proceed without undue stressors disturbing the relationship. Prenuptials are also her forte, as she urges her clients to protect themselves from certain aspects of the law before they tie the knot.

Throughout the divorce process, Jane Cristal will be extensively accessible and will encourage frequent and effective communication, as she highly respects the attorney-client relationship. Every effort will be made to encourage successful settlement negotiations, expediting and simplifying the divorce proceedings. If, however, a mutually-satisfying negotiation cannot be reached, Jane K. Cristal, P.C. will explore the advantages of motion practice and trial.

In all aspects of a divorce or separation, Jane K. Cristal, P.C.’s reputation and expertise are unmatched. Contact Ms. Cristal today to begin the process.

Supportive, Knowledgeable Family & Divorce Lawyer

Jane K. Cristal, P.C. is mindful of the overwhelming stresses which frequently accompany divorce proceedings.

As such, she endeavors to serve each of her clients with honesty, energy, and resilience. Her dedication to clients and their best interests has been the bedrock of the success of Jane K. Cristal, P.C.

To set up a consultation, or to request further information concerning your circumstances, contact Jane K. Cristal, P.C. today.

The Cristal Pledge

  • To quickly return phone calls;

  • To be on the ready for any twist or turn in your matter;

  • To explore multiple strategic options and take the time to clarify the likely results;

  • To de-mystify the Court system with step by step explanations;

  • To be committed to YOU and work diligently & creatively to achieve your goals.

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  • Jane K. Cristal, P.C.

    “Thank you again for doing an unbelievable job for me in my divorce… you made a traumatic time in my life much more bearable. I will highly recommend you to anyone who’s going through family conflicts and needs counsel… just like I already have.”

  • Jane K. Cristal, P.C.

    “I needed to find an attorney. Fortunately, I found Jane Cristal. Deciding it was time for a divorce was hard enough, but Jane took away all of my fears. When I called her office for the first time and spoke with her, she was very attentive and made me feel very comfortable. I made an appointment for a consultation to discuss my case in detail and by the time I left her office, I knew I had retained the right attorney. She thoroughly explained options to me and walked me through every detail. She was always thorough in her explanations and always looked at the case from all angles. ...”

  • Jane K. Cristal, P.C.

    “Jane Cristal made a potentially difficult divorce easier. I was married for more than 20 years and essentially was a stay at home mom. I was very concerned about how my life would continue. Issues of custody, child support, and add-on expenses for our children, spousal maintenance and the marital residence and distribution of property were all of great concern to me. I knew my spouse did not wish to litigate but I also knew that we did not agree on important issues. Jane Cristal made the entire experience comfortable. We ended with a very comprehensive agreement. Jane is a highly ...”

  • Jane K. Cristal, P.C.

    “Jane K. Cristal is a strong legal advocate who is extremely knowledgeable not just about the law of divorce but also the know-how of divorce. She is hands-on, thorough, concerned and compassionate. She gets the human side of the issues. I think she is leagues above the rest. Jane Cristal always focused on what was in my best interest and always explained to me, in an easy to understand way, exactly what all my options were. I was always kept informed of the goings-on in my case and she was able to communicate clearly to me all of the possible outcomes I could expect from the court. ...”

  • Jane K. Cristal, P.C.

    “I just completed my divorce agreement and I could not be happier. Working with Jane Cristal was a pleasure. She was professional at all times and explained everything to me and I would know the relevant law to a tee. Jane was always accessible and if I had a concern that felt urgent I knew I could call her and she would give me a clear explanation. Her work was thorough and she was interested in all details of my matter. I am extremely satisfied with the ways things ended up. Her sense of timing was exquisite! And, also, when I needed an extra nudge to get my work done, she knew how ...”

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