- Family Law Overview
- Division of Assets
- Child Custody
- Child Support
- Divorce Modifications
The divorce process is fraught with emotional upheaval and disturbance to your daily activities. Our divorce lawyers in RI are dedicated to making divorce easier by using our significant skills and over 100 years of combined legal expertise to help bring closure to your divorce issues. Whether your divorce involves drafting a simple settlement agreement, resolving a disagreement over the best custody arrangement for your family or valuating a family business in a complex division of assets, our firm has the skill and experience you need to obtain successful results.
To obtain a divorce in Rhode Island, you must have been a resident of the state for at least one year prior to filing. If you have not lived in Rhode Island for one year, you may file for separation in the meantime. Generally, all divorces will be granted on the ground of irreconcilable differences, even though other grounds may be alleged. These other grounds may contribute to the award of alimony and distribution of marital property.
Our RI divorce lawyers are dedicated to ensuring that there is constant communication with you. We value your input and strive to ensure that your individual goals are met. We believe that only through a team approach can you and your attorney obtain highly satisfactory results in your divorce case. While we are always sensitive to our clients’ needs and the emotional difficulty of divorce, we do not hesitate to provide aggressive representation — in and out of court — to protect your interests and your family. We assist with all types of divorce and related issues, such as:
At Kirshenbaum Law Associates, each divorce lawyer at our firm is committed to helping clients of all ages, incomes and lengths of marriage achieve satisfactory results. To learn more about the successful results we’ve achieved for divorce clients throughout Rhode Island, please see our verdicts and settlements. To obtain personalized service from sensitive attorneys with the knowledge and skill to provide strong legal representation, contact Kirshenbaum Law Associates, Inc. online or call 401-467-5300 today.
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"Thank you again for your gracious consultation last week. It certainly makes me feel better knowing that you would be guiding me through the process."
"Thank you from my heart. You went all out and the results were outstanding. You were diligent, professional, and supportive through a very difficult and ugly divorce. You strategized perfectly and I am so very appreciative."
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"Thank you for all of your help in getting me such a great settlement. It is much appreciated! Your combination of skill in and out of the courtroom and knowledge of the law combines with the wonderful ability to listen to your client."
"Using a nationally recognized valuation expert, we were able to establish the value of a sole medical practitioner’s office that resulted in a verdict giving our client an overwhelming alimony award." - Divorce, alimony and business valuation