Divorce and Family Law in Dutchess County

Divorce and Family Law in Dutchess County

Before hiring any lawyer in Dutchess County, NY for your family law matter, divorce, child custody or any other serious legal matter please make sure you ask the following questions. For the sake of transparency and to save time during your free consultation with the Law Office of Kevin MacKay here are some questions answered […]

Covid-19, courts backed up and uncontested divorces

Covid-19, courts backed up and uncontested divorces

For more then a year, Poughkeepsie residents along with every other US person have struggled with closed businesses and schools and restrictions. But for those charged with criminal offenses or with various other legal issues that need a court resolution, Covid-19 has put their lives on hold. Court systems across New York have changed their […]

Local experience really matters

At the Law Office of Kevin MacKay we represent our clients in serious legal matters in the Hudson Valley court system; from Ulster County to Dutchess county we truly are the local law firm you are searching for. When you sit at your computer and begin your search for a local attorney near you; it is important […]

Dutchess County Lawyer answers most common questions to help clients save time and maintain social distancing

Dutchess County Lawyer answers most common questions to help clients save time and maintain social distancing

Dutchess County Lawyer answers most common questions to help clients save time and maintain social distancing After the Covid-19 restrictions, Courts in Dutchess County, NY are now open for e-filing. Holding off on hiring a lawyer for your divorce at this time can have significant legal consequences. File today and avoid court backlogs and extended wait times. […]

POLICE SEARCH AND SEIZURE NO WARRANT

POLICE SEARCH AND SEIZURE NO WARRANT

POLICE SEARCH AND SEIZURE NO WARRANT If police contact has resulted in you or a family member’s arrest, you need to know your rights.  Our Dutchess County criminal lawyers have the skills, experience and judgment needed to help you. Call now for a free consultation. The Fourth Amendment of the Constitution protects your right against unreasonable […]

First-Offense DWI vs Second-Offense DWI or DWAI in New York

First-Offense DWI vs Second-Offense DWI or DWAI in New York

A first-offense DWI, sometimes called a DUI (driving under the influence), where the driver has a BAC of .08% or more (up to.18%) carries an administrative license suspension of at least six months (one year for drivers with a BAC of .18% or more or for drivers under 21 years old). A DWI is considered […]