No, there’s no automatic alimony provision for women during a divorce in Brooklyn.
In fact, these days it’s common for women to earn as much or more than their husbands, in which case your divorce may not include alimony – known as spousal maintenance in New York – or a husband may receive it from a higher-earning wife.
A divorce settlement has a lot of aspects, and it’s important that you don’t sign one without the best information available.
The attorneys at Zelenitz, Shapiro & D’Agostino can help you get everything you’re entitled to in a divorce – and never pay more than you have to.
Call us today at 718-725-9601 and talk to an experienced Brooklyn divorce attorney for free.