New York and Massachusetts Family Law Attorneys

Based in New York City, the Law Offices of Norka M. Schell, LLC also helps clients with many family law issues in Massachusetts and around the world. The skilled and experienced lawyers can provide families with information, advice and advocacy for all family law needs.

Both Attorneys Norka Schell and Michelle Da Silva are fluent in Spanish, English and Portuguese. Norka is licensed to practice law in New York and Brazil, and Michelle is a member of the Massachusetts bar. Because they are experienced and knowledgeable in both family law and immigration law issues, they are uniquely suited to handle cases involving multiple jurisdictions, including international family law cases.

Divorce is often the most traumatic event an individual or a family can experience, and the New York Law Offices of Norka M. Schell, L.L.C.’s attorneys treat every client with professionalism and concern. They understand how difficult it can be to put aside negative feelings while going through a separation, and help to present the important, relevant issues in a way which will help their clients to truly seek for the results they want in a family law situation.

While many lawyers may see family law as an antagonistic or combative exercise, the legal team at the Law Offices of Norka M. Schell believe in thinking outside the box and finding unique solutions to what seem to be impossible problems. Dealing with legal issues in a more practical way can help clients to move on with their lives after a contentious divorce. In situations of domestic violence, it is important to act quickly and take the necessary steps to protect yourself and your children.

The New York City Law Offices of Norka M. Schell, L.L.C. also assist clients with all issues relating to child support and child custody. Whether or not the parents have ever been married to each other, states try to make the situation as though the children have full support of both parents. Actual orders relating to child support and custody will depend on many factors, such as where the parents live, how much they earn, and many other factors.

At the New York Law Offices of Norka M. Schell, L.L.C., we care about your situation and will work hard to help you find the best outcome, through negotiation or litigation. Our experienced lawyers are responsive and will work with you to find the best solution in the most cost-effective manner.