Written for it’s over easy by New York Attorney Alyssa Rower, Esq.
Ms. Rower illuminates for our it’s over easy readers the ways in which New York Matrimonial Courts might determine temporary spousal maintenance and post judgement spousal maintenance.
Two of the most urgent questions facing the parties to a divorce concern support (aka “alimony” or “maintenance”):
- “I haven’t worked in 15 years; how am I going to make it on my own?”
- “My spouse hasn’t worked in 15 years; I’ve been the sole wage earner; do I have to pay support and, if so, for how long?”