1. Four Reasons to Mediate Your Divorce

    It can probably go without saying that divorce can be a contentious process with strong emotions on all sides. When things heat up, it’s tempting to accept that a divorce can and should be all-out warfare in a courtroom, but is that really the best course of action for all involved? Does divorce (…Read More

  2. Child Custody During the Pandemic

    As people are being asked to stay home and limit exposure to others during the COVID-19 pandemic, important questions naturally arise from divorced parents feeling conflicted about how to adhere to these guidelines and stay healthy when their children are supposed to be dividing time between two hou…Read More

  3. What Goes Into Deciding Child Custody

    The entire divorce process is undoubtedly an emotional, overwhelming, stressful, and life-changing process. When you decide to end a relationship, whether it’s been one year of marriage or 30, if you have children or not, to say that the decision is difficult is an understatement. When you need to…Read More

  4. Myths About Common Law Marriages

    Most of us have heard the term “common law marriage,” but not everyone knows exactly what it means. And because of this, there are a lot of myths and misconceptions floating around about common law marriages. As your family lawyer in the Bronx, The Law Offices of Diron Rutty is here to help clea…Read More

  5. Getting Married in New York: The Basics

    Is your big wedding day coming up? Or are you thinking about proposing to that special someone (or hoping that you will get proposed to soon)?  Whatever the case may be, you probably don’t have the legal and bureaucratic details on your mind. Nevertheless, in order for a marriage to be recognized…Read More