At Porcello Law Offices, we look out for our clients. Our attorneys provide honest, trustworthy legal counsel that protects our clients’ financial and parental rights. Together, we will help you overcome today’s hurdles and move forward to a brighter tomorrow.
From our offices in Salem and Gloucester, we represent clients throughout Essex County during family law disputes, including high-asset divorce and complex child custody issues, and during probate and civil litigation.
Divorce and other family law issues can be highly emotional and contentious. When disputes rise to the level where legal intervention is necessary, it is important to hire experienced family law attorneys who know the law, will protect your rights, and provide the guidance you need to move forward in life.
We provide divorce and child support modification services for out of state clients. With no travel and accommodations or time off of work required from you, this saves you time and money as well as the headache of attending in-person court proceedings.
As second generation attorneys serving clients throughout Essex County, we are well-known in the legal community. Our attorneys have established reputations for providing clients with unwavering strength at the negotiating table and in the courtroom.
Our clients choose us because they know we will fight for their rights and earnestly represent their interests. We are not afraid to stand up for our clients in court or against opposing counsel.
In addition to our divorce and family law practice, we also provide legal representation in the following areas:
Child Custody Arrangements for Unmarried Parents: What You Need to Know Massachusetts law recognizes that not every family looks the same. Even if parents are unmarried, they have parental rights and responsibilities, including those that concern child custody. In this article, we will provide an
While marriage gives certain rights and benefits to a couple and their children—favorable tax filing status, hospital visitation rights, and more—the children of unmarried parents are not without legal protection and benefits. Regardless of parents’ marital status, children are entitled to both parents’ financial support.
When it comes to any child custody case, the most significant factor a court must consider is the child’s best interest. Parental fitness—the ability to care for a child and provide a safe and secure home environment—significantly impacts which parent can be awarded child custody.
Child Support Orders Are Not Set in Stone You have been consistent and timely in your child support payments. You follow the custody agreement down to the minute without fail. You did everything in your power to make the process of divorce as smooth as