842 Route 25A, Northport, NY 11768

405 RXR Plaza, Uniondale, NY 11556

Badanes Law Office

Smithtown, NY Divorce Lawyer

Smithtown, NY Divorce Lawyer

Need a divorce attorney serving Smithtown, New York?

free consultation with a divorce lawyer in Smithtown, New YorkFor most people, divorce is a tough time for everyone involved, especially if you have children. When you are going through a divorce, it is important to be able to find a lawyer who can help advise on the best course of action. This will ensure that your rights and interests, as well as those of your children, if applicable, will be protected throughout this difficult time in your life.

There are a few things to consider when you’re looking for a divorce lawyer in Smithtown, NY. To start, make sure the lawyer specializes in divorce law and has extensive experience with divorce cases.  You should also meet with the attorney to see if you and the attorney agree on how your divorce should be handled.  You have to feel comfortable with your attorney.  Some additional qualities to look for when you need to find a local divorce lawyer:

  • Make sure they respond to inquiries and communications in a timely manner (David P. Badanes answers all calls or emails within one business day).
  • Ensure they are knowledgeable on current Divorce laws and able to articulate a plan and strategy.
  • Be sure that they communicate in a way that is easy for you to understand without unnecessary jargon.
  • Find a divorce attorney who keeps you up to date on progress, next steps and decisions that need to be made during the divorce process.
  • Only work with an attorney who you believe is trustworthy. Get references when possible.

If you are looking to file for divorce in New York with a divorce attorney, then you should contact the Badanes Law Office. With many years of experience representing clients throughout all of Long Island, David Badanes, Esq. provides comprehensive legal services that can be tailored specifically to your needs and circumstances at a reasonable cost. Mr. Badanes truly believes in “Divorce, your way.” No two cases are the same!

Call (631) 239-1702 or contact us online to book a divorce consultation with an experienced divorce attorney serving Smithtown, NY and all of Long Island.

Divorce Legal Services We Provide in Smithtown, NY

The Badanes Law Office offers an array of legal services including the following divorce legal services:

How to File for Divorce in Smithtown, NY

David Badanes and the Badanes Law Office will handle the filing of your divorce.  The Courts now accept e-filing, so no more traveling to the courthouse to file.  In order to file for a divorce in New York State, there are certain residency requirements you must meet.  Call the Badanes Law Office to see if you qualify, however, for most, if you have lived in New York for more than 1 year, you probably can file for a divorce in New York State.

The Badanes Law Office will also make sure that your spouse is properly served with the divorce papers.

Let the Badanes Law Office help you navigate through the divorce process. Book your FREE consultation now by calling (631) 239-1702 or filling out the contact us form below.

Book Your FREE Divorce Consultation

Call (631) 239-1702 or contact us to tell us about your case today.

About Smithtown, New York

Smithtown is located in Suffolk County on Long Island. There are approximately 116,384 residents living in this area, according to the 2018 census records. It is a wonderful place to live as it offers residents the best of both worlds with its suburban feel and proximity to New York City.

Smithtown has many restaurants, cafés (like Margarita’s Café Smithtown and Javier’s Café), coffee shops, parks for those who like outdoor activities such as hiking or biking, and many other attractions.

Many homes are owner-occupied which means that you won’t be living in crowded conditions and will also enjoy low crime rates (which contributes towards making your home even more valuable).

The public schools here offer an excellent education – one reason why parents continue moving into this town!

Smithtown is popularly known for its 25 town parks, four State parks and pristine beaches; Short Beach Long Beach Kings Park Bluff Callahan’s. Smithtown prides itself on having one of the top school districts in the island.

Colleges close to Smithtown include: Stony Brook University, Long Island Business Institute,

Five Towns College and more.

Popular landmarks include: Sweet Briar Nature Center, Caleb Smith State Park, and Smithtown Center for the Performing Art, just to name a few.

Villages Nearby

  • Nesconset, NY 11767
  • Saint James, NY 11780
  • Lake Grove, NY 11755
  • Islip, NY 11706
  • West Bay Shore, NY 11706
  • East Northport, NY 11731
  • Huntington, NY 11721
  • Huntington Station, NY 11743
  • Elwood, NY 11731
  • South Huntington, NY 11746

Directions to David’s office from Smithtown, NY to 842 Fort Salonga Rd, Northport, NY

From Route 25A: 

Simply head west on Route 25A until you get into Northport.  The Badanes Law Office is located across the street from Vespa Restaurant and is about 500 feet before you hit McDonalds.  Although, the address is on Route 25A, to get to the office, you must turn Left onto Vernon Valley Road and then a quick Left into the parking lot.

From Route 25 (Jericho Turnpike):

Take Route 25 west to Larkfield Road (right after Home Depot).  Make a Right turn onto Larkfield Road, go about 5 miles.  Before you cross over Route 25A, make a right turn into the parking lot of the Badanes Law Office.

Contact The Badanes Law Office

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Divorce FAQs

  • Where will my divorce be filed?

    Your divorce will be filed in the County where at least one spouse lives. It is also filed in the Supreme Court of that particular County.

  • After I file for my divorce, do I have to live in New York?

    The answer to this depends, but, typically, you should remain in New York State until the divorce is finalized.

  • How long will it take until my divorce is finalized?

    It’s hard to say how long a divorce will take because it depends on so many factors. Divorce can take a few months to several (or longer).

Badanes Law Office

Suffolk County Office:

842 Route 25A (Fort Salonga Road)
Northport, New York 11768

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Nassau County Office:

405 RXR Plaza
Uniondale, NY 11556 
By Appointment Only

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What Our Clients Say

Praising Our Service and Results

Anthony C.

David is professional and responsive and I would highly recommend him to anyone. He was very knowledgeable and was able to help me with a situation that I was going through. He was a pleasure to work with.


Whether you’re looking for a lawyer for your will, divorce, or health care proxy [for your child about to go away to college, for example: David Badanes is knowledgeable, easy to talk to, answers questions clearly, and responds to emails and phone calls in a timely fashion. And yes – he works efficiently and compassionately. You’ll be more than satisfied as I was.

Thank you so much David!

Bernice W.

David Badanes, Esq. is one of the most trustworthy attorneys that I have ever come across over the years. He is knowledgeable, caring, kind and he truly listens to your case. His experience, thoroughness, and ability to assess a case and make an accurate assessment let’s one have peace of mind. I highly recommend him and am grateful for his outstanding legal services.


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