WHAT DOES IT TAKE TO GET A DIVORCE - JURISDICTION, GROUNDS
good evening. I have a question about divorce. my situation is: 5 years ago I had been marriage to girl( she was from Israel) in NYC, than we have a son( he is an American citizen), we lived together like 2 years and then she took our son and came back to Israel. she doesnít want to speak with me. we are not communication at all. now when i want to get divorce, she doesnĎt want to sign any papers. she not pick up the phone when Iím calling and ignoring me. I donít know what to do?? she cannot give me a divorce like 2-3 years, because we are not speaking. she try to give me a hard time. I need to wait until she definitely decided to gave me a divorce??? I want to get marriage again, Iím in rush. I will be very happy if you will answer me.Answer:
You can file for a contested divorce in NY but you will have to have her served with the Summons and Complaint in Israel.
If you are located in the NYC metro area, please call me at 212-370-1660 to discuss mediating the divorce.
I can help.
Leonard Weiner, Esq./Divorce Solutions