Helpful Legal Resources
Please review the materials and links on this page. You will find specific materials of interest if you are considering a divorce action, involved with Federal criminal charges, or New York State criminal charges.
For Divorce Clients
The following two links are for current and potential divorce clients. Please feel free to download and review each document, using Adobe Reader:
Discover Helpful Links
Find your New York State courthouse address and phone information here:
www.nycourts.gov/courts/index.shtml – New York State Office of Court Administration: State Court locator to find addresses and phone numbers for State Courts in all 62 Counties of New York.
For information about child support and spousal maintenance, please check out the following links:
www.childsupport.ny.gov/dcse/pdfs/CSSA.pdf – N.Y.S. Child Support Standards Chart.
www.childsupport.ny.gov/dcse/iwo_calc.html – N.Y.S. Child Support Income Withholding Calculator
ww2.nycourts.gov/divorce/MaintenanceChildSupportTools.shtml – N.Y.S. Spousal Maintenance and Child Support Worksheets and Calculators.
For individuals facing Federal criminal charges, the following links will be helpful as a resource as you navigate the Federal criminal justice system:
www.nynd.uscourts.gov – United States District Court for Northern District of New York: To find court information, contact numbers and directions to each of the five courthouses in Northern New York.
www.nynp.uscourts.gov – United States Probation and Pretrial Services: Provides contact information for probation officers, office locations and resources for individuals under Federal probation supervision.
www.uscourts.gov/sites/default/files/federal_rules/FRCrP12.1.2014.pdf – Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure.
www.ussc.gov/Guidelines – United States Sentencing Guidelines Manual: The United States Sentencing Commission provides the scoring and recommended sentences for all Federal criminal offenses and petty offenses.
www.ussc.gov/sites/default/files/pdf/research-and-publications/research-publications/2017/20171025_Drug-Mand-Min.pdf#page=15 – Federal Mandatory Minimum Penalties for Drug Offenses.
www.ca2.uscourts.gov – United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
We use this link on a regular basis to find New York corporations, their registration status, and agent for service of process:
appext20.dos.ny.gov/corp_public/CORPSEARCH.ENTITY_SEARCH_ENTRY – N.Y.S. Department of State Corporation and Business Entity Database.