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An Honest Conversation About Divorce With Andrea Vacca

October 22, 2020

Andrea Vacca teams up with “Speak Your Mind” host Dr. Risa Ryger and Jan Mercer Dahms, Vice President of the Mayshad Group for Women’s Development, for an honest conversation about divorce and how the process can be collaborative instead of…

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The Artisans of the Collaborative Divorce Process: The Family Specialist

August 5, 2020

Part 2 of a 2-Part Series Lawyers can do a lot of things to help clients in a collaborative divorce, but financial expertise or emotional expertise is sometimes best handled by specialists and experts – who I like to call…

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Pre-Divorce Legal Guidance: How a Lawyer Can Help You Make Decisions Before You Divorce

July 28, 2020

Many clients ask us what they can do if they know they want to divorce but aren’t sure if the time is right. Perhaps they’re concerned about finances or what will happen with their kids. Maybe they’re anticipating – or…

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The Artisans of the Collaborative Divorce Process: The Financial Neutral

June 24, 2020

Part 1 of a 2-Part Series I recently heard the analogy, “Attorneys in a Collaborative Divorce are like the general contractors.” The lawyers know the law and what issues and problems need to be solved, but they do not have…

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Andrea Vacca and Eve Helitzer Named to 2020 New York Family Law Super Lawyer List

June 3, 2020

Vacca Family Law Group Attorneys Selected as 2020 New York Family Law Super Lawyers Andrea Vacca Named 2020 New York Family Law Super Lawyer Divorce and Family Law attorney Andrea Vacca was named a top rated family law attorney in…

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5 Reasons To Keep Your Divorce Out of Court: Andrea Vacca on the Divorce Happy Hour Podcast

May 27, 2020

Nothing good happens in court! I had a great conversation with Christina Previte, Esq., of NJ Divorce Solutions on the Divorce Happy Hour Podcast about keeping your divorce out of court (and why you should want to)! On this podcast, we discuss…

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Divorcing in the Face of Economic Uncertainty When Court Is Not An Option

May 11, 2020

In this Wealth Matters Column in the New York Times, I talked about options that are available to couples who want to divorce while the courts are closed or backlogged during the coronavirus pandemic. The columnist, Paul Sullivan, was particularly interested…

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Collaborative Divorce with Andrea Vacca on The Divorce Survival Guide Podcast

April 15, 2020

I was interviewed on the Kate Anthony Divorce Survival Podcast about how Collaborative Divorce offers a way to bring respect to the divorce process and work with professionals who model the behavior you wish to express. In the end, everyone’s going to be better…

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Divorce Considerations During the Coronavirus Crisis

April 1, 2020

In any divorce, there are 3 key stages: the first divorce consideration is the decision about whether to divorce, the second is moving forward through the divorce process you’ve chosen, and the third is finalizing the details of the divorce.…

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The Value of a Prenuptial Agreement [VIDEO]

March 27, 2020

A prenuptial agreement is a document you sign before getting married. It helps you plan out your finances and other aspects of your marriage in case you ever separate or get divorced. Even if you do not plan on ever…

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Vacca Family Law Group’s Virtual Office is Open For Business

March 16, 2020

With the well-being of our staff, our clients and our community as our top priority, the team at Vacca Family Law Group is working from home while the Covid-19 state of emergency restrictions are in place. Our virtual office is…

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How to Navigate the Early Stages of Divorce (Video)

March 12, 2020

New York collaborative divorce and mediation lawyer Andrea Vacca spoke to Marysol Castro of Pix11 Morning News and was asked whether there really is a divorce season (the answer is YES!) and to offer some divorce tips for how to navigate the early stages…

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