Our Poughkeepsie family law attorneys have a passion for helping individuals through some of the most difficult legal matters they can face
The team of attorneys at the New York’s Poughkeepsie law firm, Serino, MacKay & Berube PLLC, brings a total of more than 45 years of experience to a breadth of legal matters.
Poughkeepsie divorce attorneys and New York state divorce law explained Divorce is the final, legal ending of a marriage by court order. If you have a divorce case in court, you may hear lawyers and court staff call it a matrimonial action. A divorce in New York is also referred to as a Matrimonial Action. The individualRead More
Poughkeepsie Divorce & Child Custody Lawyers “Oh my God I am going to lose my kids” Going back to the 1960’s, 1970’s and 1980’s the court did follow a theory that it was in the best interest of the children to be with their Mother. Through the 1990’s and early 2000’s there has been aRead More
Kevin MacKay of Poughkeepsie law firm Serino, MacKay and Berube can help you with your divorce or any family law issues. Throughout my years of practicing as a Poughkeepsie matrimonial attorney I have met people of all types, from the confident well informed client who arrives in my Poughkeepsie office having researched all aspects ofRead More
I have come across more divorces that have involved couples who have lived apart for decades. Many of these individuals come to me and ask what happens if I do not file for divorce, can I will my children everything I have? Under New York state law, whether a spouse dies with or without a will, aRead More
The practice of law is an ever changing landscape in the Hudson Valley I have been handling Poughkeepsie divorce and matrimonial cases for 24 years and both the laws and how the bar handles Poughkeepsie divorces have drastically changed in just two decades. When I first started practice it was rare that a father wouldRead More
Experience Matters – Poughkeepsie and Dutchess County attorneys Many will assume that most Poughkeepsie and Dutchess County attorneys do trials, the opposite is true. Most attorneys, even some who handle Poughkeepsie and Dutchess County criminal matters, have never done a jury trial. The practice of criminal law requires the experience to know what can and what cannotRead More