Author Archives: Doug Melton

What Are the Grounds for Divorce in NY State?

Couples choose to get divorced for a variety of reasons, and in most states, spouses have the option of choosing a “no-fault” divorce. In the state of New York, residents didn’t have this option until recently. Before 2010, divorces would only be granted if you could prove that you and your spouse had separated, or […]

5 Tips for Writing Your Will

Writing a will is a necessity to ensure your loved ones understand your wishes for your passing and the dispersal of your assets. Without a properly executed will, your loved ones will face strife, confusion and a host of legal matters in dealing with your belongings and finances. At Scheichet & Davis, P.C. in New […]