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Does A Cheating Spouse Get Anything In A Brooklyn Divorce?

While your anger at a cheating spouse is understandable and probably justified, the fact is that a spouse’s adultery plays little to no role in a divorce.

If there’s evidence that your spouse was spending significant amounts of money on the affairs, they’ll be ordered to reimburse the marriage, which can result in a better settlement for you, but in most cases, you’re looking at the same equitable distribution scenario as a divorce that didn’t involve adultery.

This doesn’t mean that your spouse gets half – equitable distribution means a fair divide of assets and debts, not an equal division.

A good divorce attorney can present the strongest possible case for the best settlement available.

In Brooklyn, call the experienced divorce team at Zelenitz, Shapiro & D’Agostino at 718-725-9601 and talk to an attorney for free.

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