Practice Areas

Appeals

If you lose your case in a lower court you can appeal to a higher appellate court claiming there was an error and the ruling should be reversed. This is true whether the hearing was in civil, criminal or family court. You can also appeal from an administrative ruling, such as suspension or revocation of...

Child Custody and Child Support

As a New York child custody attorney, I understand that in most cases, custody of children is one of the more contentious issues that couples must resolve. The courts in New York will always take the best interest of the child into consideration when making custody decisions and there are several ways the issue can...

Civil Litigation

When two parties have a disagreement, they do not always stem from criminal actions. Sometimes one party will require a specific action from the other or they may require monetary payment from one party to the other, even though no crime has been committed. These types of disputes fall under the category of civil litigation....

Divorce

Going through a divorce is a difficult emotional process even when uncontested and both parties agree it is in their best interests to part. Attorney Lisa DiPoala HaberĀ is a New York divorce lawyer who has 26 years of experience helping her clients achieve the best possible outcome for themselves and for their children. She is...