Firm Appellate Court Victory Paves the Way for Greater Access to Protective Orders in the State of New York

In Monaco v. Monaco, 116 A.D.3d 452, 984 N.Y.S.2d 311 (1st Dep’t 2014), the Law Office of Yonatan Levoritz won a significant victory when a New York State appellate court affirmed a trial court order granting the firm’s client a hearing on her request for a protective order. This ruling had implications beyond the Monaco case, as New York State courts had previously […]

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Appellate Court Vacates Trial Court Ruling on Temporary Spousal Support and Child Support; Orders Defendant to Pay Triple the Amount of Attorney’s Fees to the Law Office of Yonatan Levoritz

The firm won a complete reversal of a trial court decision in Davydova v. Sasonov, 109 A.D.3d 955, 972 N.Y.S.2d 293 (2d Dep’t 2013), providing the firm’s client with an opportunity to receive considerably more financial support from her husband while their divorce was in the process of being litigated. A New York State appellate […]

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Elena Svenson v. Michael Krichevsky

In Elena Svenson v. Michael Krichevsky, the firm not only successfully represented Ms. Svenson in her request for monthly child support payments but also weathered several lawsuits from Ms. Svenson’s ex-partner, whose obligation to provide child support so distressed him that he targeted attorney Yonatan Levoritz directly. In the initial case, Ms. Svenson sought child […]

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Khlevner v. Khlevner, Index No. 34411/05

Supreme Court of New York Appellate Division Second Department Unfortunately, divorce can be a lengthy process. This case highlights the procedural complications that can arise during a divorce, causing it to drag on longer than parties anticipate. In 2008, attorney Yonatan Levoritz gained a successful appellate decision for his client in the case of Khlevner […]

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