Yes, regardless of where you married, if you meet New York’s residency requirements, you can file for divorce in Brooklyn and use the court system here to dissolve your marriage.
This will save you considerable time and trouble, since you won’t have to travel to your home country.
In addition, US divorce law is more favorable to both parties than many countries’ laws are.
Women, in particular, can expect a better outcome here than in many nations around the globe.
Your immigration status won’t play a role in your divorce in Brooklyn, and the courts will treat you fairly regardless of your national origin.
The attorneys at Zelenitz, Shapiro & D’Agostino can help ensure that your interests are fully represented and help you get the best settlement available.
Call us at 718-725-9601 today to speak to an experienced Brooklyn divorce lawyer for free.