As an experienced Divorce Attorney in Suffolk County, Ms. Mendelsohn can offer solid advice on rehabilitative maintenance (“alimony” or "spousal support" ) in order to allow one spouse to gain self-supporting skills and financial independence. The Suffolk County Long Island law firm can discover hidden assets that should apply in determining alimony/maintenance. Ms. Mendelsohn has lectured on maintenance issues for the Suffolk Academy of Law, the legal education section of the Suffolk County Bar Association.
With experience in handling marriages with significant assets to divide, such as retirement accounts and investments, real estate and other joint property. She also has experience in FAA federal pensions, and represents many law enforcement personnel and firefighters residing on Long Island, including NYPD and FDNY pensions. This experience is important for a divorce attorney to advise a client on the likely outcome of alimony and spousal support issues.