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October 2021 Edition

October 2021 Edition

October 2021 Edition

Mistakes When Searching for a Divorce AttorneyConsidering Divorce

Avoid Making These Mistakes When Searching For a Divorce Attorney

If you are in the process of searching for a divorce attorney who fits your needs, avoid making the following mistakes.

Money and MarriageFinancial Issues

Money and Marriage: The Importance of Financial Clarity

You have a right to know about any assets acquired during your marriage.

Helping Your Kids Enjoy HalloweenHalloween Post

Halloween As Divorced Parents: Helping Your Kids Enjoy the Holiday

Halloween as divorced parents can be a nightmare — avoid giving your kids a hard time by being prepared with our 3 tips.

Negative Impacts of Divorce on a ChildChildren's and Parenting Issues

The Negative Impacts Of Divorce On A Child And Its Solutions

The best thing you can do to monitor your child is to trust them and be with them whenever they need you.

Move past Your Divorce EmotionsDivorce Recovery

How to Move Past Your Divorce Emotions

To have a healthy co-parenting relationship, you must be able to move past your emotions.


“Great lawyer to work with. Excellent communicator and listener. Courtroom skills exceptional. Would highly recommend for any family law situation.”
– Divorce Client , ★★★★★ Review
“I highly recommend Geoff. He and his all-star team assisted me through a difficult and contentious divorce and child custody case. Geoff’s knowledge and personal relationships really assisted in the positive outcome of my case. Geoff was efficient throughout the…”
– Family Law Client , ★★★★★ Avvo Review
“Took a personalized approach to my complex divorce and was available to achieve an outcome beyond my highest expectations.”
– Divorce Client , ★★★★★ Review
“Strategic and Pragmatic. Geoff has seen plenty of situations and how they play out. Geoff has an expert understanding of the process. Geoff does a great job of communication and letting you know what’s going on by including you in…”
– Divorce Client , ★★★★★ Avvo Review
“One of the most dedicated, fair, competent, patient attorneys I have had the pleasure of dealing with. He has helped myself and many others through some difficult times. He is a very good listener and can direct you in the…”
– Divorce Client , ★★★★★ Review
“Excellent at simultaneously executing specific tactical aspects of the case while maintaining overall macro view.”
– Family Law Attorney
“I have worked with Geoffrey S. Platnick as an expert witness in several cases and find him to be an excellent attorney with a real interest in his clients.”
– Child Custody Expert , ★★★★★ Review
“Absolutely amazing during a very difficult time.”
– Divorce Client , ★★★★★ Review
“He is a brilliant lawyer, a fantastic strategist, willing to resolve cases through mediation but kick butt in court if that is required, and in the final analysis, effective in achieving his clients’ goals. One of the really great ones.…”
– Family Law Client , ★★★★★ Martindale-Hubbell Review
“A very empathetic and diligent person and attorney. His tact in suggesting acceptable solutions to emotionally charged situations and sensitivity to child issues that can easily get neglected in the egoic fracases in such cases is truly exemplary. I am,…”
– Family Law Client , ★★★★★ Martindale-Hubbell Review