Q: Received decision to pay wife 2000 a month for 4 years more of maintenance on top of the four years pendente lite. She is college grad immigrant. One year marriage. Judge is known to hate men and exhibited bias rhrougjout trial. Do I have any recourse?
A: David’s Answer: Absolutely you do – appeal. You have up to 30 days (35 if 1st-class mailed) from the date of the notice of entry of the divorce judgment to file you appeal. Bear in mind you must order all of the trial transcripts as same needs to be presented to the Appellate Court. Schedule a consult with a NYC Divorce attorney for a full assessment.