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Bronx Grandparent's Rights

Any Bronx York Family Lawyer will tell you, throughout the state of New York, in those times when those in a marriage is legally separated, a divorce has occurred, or a couple breaks up, other relatives are affected by that change. The unfortunate victims of Child Custody, Visitation, and Guardianship issues, often are children. Grandparents, however, are also greatly impacted by the incident. A Bronx Grandparents Rights Lawyer acknowledges the capacity a grandparent can fill in the life of a child—and equally how much a child can enhance the life of that grandparent. A Bronx Grandparents Rights Attorney at the office of Stephen Bilkis & Associates, PLLC will extend a conference for free to those pursuing to preserve this special relationship and fight for the rights of grandparents.

Grandparents are faced with limitations in their rights of visitation or guardianship, making it formidable to secure. Parental rights (mothers rights – fathers rights ) differ from the Grandparents rights, but our Bronx Family Attorneys are knowledgeable of these differences. New York State has some of the most concise provisions with regards to grandparent custody; however they are not deciphered easily. The law does provide the grandparents visitation of the child when at least one parent has deceased, but only when determined as the most beneficial arrangement for the minor. This is a paramount issue—the grandparents may be allowed contact with the grandchildren by Bronx Family Courts if expected to be the best interest of the child.

A proficient Bronx Grandparents Rights Attorney can show you the options available as a grandparent, and assist those desiring to spend time with their grandchildren. There are situations when a child has one or both parents pass away, and we can help you as the grandparent request permanent custody or guardianship of that child. Our attorneys also aid couples requesting charge of children without parents who can provide proper care.

As you can see, it is vital to your grandchild’s wellbeing for you to have full comprehension of the choices that are within your reach. If you will call us at Stephen Bilkis & Associates, PLLC today, we will ascertain all the available options to assist you. Due to our Lawyers extensive training in cases of Family Law as Divorce to Paternity to Child Custody and Child Support, our office is here to support you to reach the best possible conclusion for the unique demands of your household. A free consultation is within your grasp with an experienced New York Family Lawyer. Just call 800.696.9529 today for your meeting at one of our many agencies. We have offices spread throughout the NYC districts—in Manhattan, in Staten Island, in Brooklyn (Kings County), up in the Bronx. And for our suburban patrons, we have these additional offices in Long Island, in Nassau County, and—if it’s easier—Westchester County. We are eager to review your Family Law concern, so please call us.

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My ex-husband hadn't paid child support or the mortgage on the house as he was supposed to. Stephen Bilkis and his team of lawyers were amazing. They stopped the foreclosure on the house, Got a judgment against him and most importantly kept me and my children in the house. Can't say enough good things about him in the firm their compassion hard work and dedication were exceptional. I.G.
From the very first phone call to Stephen Bilkis' office, the staff was extremely polite and helpful in assisting me. Mr. Bilkis was honest and upfront with me from the beginning in what he projected the outcome of my case would be; in the end we got better results than either of us anticipated. He was very genuine and compassionate in understanding my situation and how this legal matter could effect not only myself but my family as well. I highly recommend this law firm and will most definitely continue using them for any future legal needs. Jarrett
Stephen has handled numerous estate matters, criminal matters and family court matters effectively and with a goal-oriented approach. He gets great results and is a results-oriented attorney. Dustin