My wife and i have been seperated for the past four yrs. She got alimony and child support right in the beginning. She now lives with her boyfriend and i can prove he lives there with court documents. Can i get the alimony reduced or removed?? we were married 18 yrs and i live in nj
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Absent agreement to the contrary, once a person is living with another, alimony may be modified, reduced or possibly negated. This depends on the evidence that would be produced; however, that is the general rule.
Keep in mind that this advice is based purely on the little bit of information that you have given to me. There certainly may be other factors that would change my opinion. Further, no one can rely on advice from an attorney who has not been retained. You will only be able to rely on advice from an attorney who you have actually retained. Good luck! Rob Gleaner
You may be able to get the alimony cut down or stopped.
There is a lot at risk here, and you do not want to lose all of that.
You need a lawyer to sit down with you and give you some advice.
I can explain things in detail in person after we talk. I will explain what legal issues I see, and what I can do to assist you.
This will be a free consultation. After we talk, you can decide what you would like to do.
Give me a call, make an appointment to come see me, and let's get moving on this for you. No charge for the telephone call and no charge for the first office visit.
Robert Davies, Esq. 201-820-3460
The Davies Law Firm, P.A.
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Hackensack New Jersey 07601
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You might. Remember, she is going to fight you application and make things up.
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