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Queens Clients helped by Matrimonial Attorney


Over 2.3 people make their home in Queens County which has the largest land area of New York City’s five boroughs, is the easternmost and lies adjacent to Brooklyn. Commonly called just “Queens,” it was first established in 1683 by Dutch and English settlers as one of New York State’s twelve original counties. It is second only to the borough of Brooklyn in population size as well as having the second largest population of counties in New York State. If Queens was an independent city, it would be the fourth largest city in the United States. The county of Queens has the most ethnically diverse population of any urban area on earth.

For more than 35 years plus, New York family law attorney Ingrid Gherman has been dedicated to providing legal assistance to Queens clients from all walks of life, needing help with matrimonial problems. She brings personal attention to each case, representing all clients with a deep sense of responsibility. Ingrid has helped clients and handled cases in Queens County courts on matters of:

  • Divorce
  • Equitable distribution of marital assets
  • Spousal maintenance (alimony)
  • Child custody and visitation
  • Child support
  • Marital and pre-marital agreements
  • Enforcement and modification of court orders and judgments
  • Domestic violence
  • All family law issues

Spouses and parents who need to resolve these family legal issues have come to Ingrid from neighborhoods including Long Island City, Astoria, Sunnyside, Jackson Heights, Ridgewood, Elmhurst, Corona, Woodside, Flushing, Whitestone, Kew Gardens, Howard Beach, Ozone Park, Forest Hills, Fresh Meadows, Jamaica, Bayside, Far Rockaway, Breezy Point and other communities throughout the borough.

Do you need help with a divorce?

The New York Supreme Court, Queens County is located at 88-11 Sutphin Boulevard in Jamaica has jurisdiction over divorce cases filed in the borough. Only a Supreme Court judge can grant a divorce judgment. Ingrid Gherman has a great deal of experience representing the interests of her clients in this court. If you are contemplating or seeking a divorce in Queens, she can help provide you with the legal representation, advice and guidance that you will need based upon this experience as well as her extensive knowledge of matrimonial law. To schedule an appointment with Ingrid for an office or phone consultation call (212) 941-0767 or fill out and send the on-line form. Ingrid can help you with any matrimonial matter.

Family Court matters

The Queens County Family Court is located at 151-20 Jamaica Avenue in Jamaica. Ingrid Gherman’s years of Family Court experience on diverse proceedings enables her to navigate the intricacies of this court. Having an attorney such as Ingrid, who is familiar with the entire Queens County Court system, can make the difference in the outcome of your case.

Appealing a court order or judgment

In the event that you need to file an appeal from your divorce case, it is essential for you to consult with and obtain a divorce lawyer who is experienced and qualified in handling appeals and is familiar with the NY State Appellate procedures court. Ingrid Gherman has many years of experience drafting and arguing appeals. In this instance, the case will be filed in the Supreme Court Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department which has jurisdiction to determine appeals from Orders and Judgments of the Supreme Court and Family Court located in Queens, Kings (Brooklyn), and Richmond (Staten Island). The Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department is located at 45 Monroe Place in Brooklyn.

Amicable Legal Resolution of Matrimonial Issues

Besides her courtroom expertise, Ingrid is also a certified Divorce Mediator and is experienced in both Mediation and Collaborative divorce as alternative means of achieving amicable settlements. She will always consider and offer these methods as options before suggesting litigation. If you or your spouse have a matrimonial problem that needs legal resolution in either the Family Court or the Supreme Court in Queens County, contact family law attorney Ingrid Gherman for a consultation. Call (212) 941-0767 or use the easy on-line form.

Ingrid Gherman serves clients in communities throughout New York City and its surrounding areas including the counties of New York (Manhattan), Queens, Kings (Brooklyn), Richmond (Staten Island), Bronx, Nassau, Suffolk, Westchester, Orange, and Rockland.

Client Reviews
"Just a quick note to thank you for all your legal advice during my separation and divorce. I’ve received all the QDRO info from TIAA CREF so it’s finally officially over! Your positive attitude really helped me to persevere through the legal quagmire of court in Brooklyn." G.G., Former Client
"I never imagined the success you’ve shown me in my current case, Ingrid! I’m shocked at the results you’ve shown me that is possible." D.M., Client
"I don't know how I could have gotten through my divorce without Ingrid. Her knowledge, concern, professionalism and diligence gave me peace of mind during my long, ugly divorce case. Ingrid knew my case inside and out, and she listened to me. She was always there for me -- at ridiculous moments and at important moments. Her caring and deliberate work helped renew my faith in the legal profession." R.W., Former Client
"I feel extremely fortunate to have been Ingrid's client. She helped me immensely and in a way both supportive and professionally competent. Ingrid is a formidable, talented and effective advocate. She was always well-prepared, caring and compassionate; and her strategy and thoughtfulness clearly demonstrated Ingrid's knowledge and expertise in family law. I am very grateful for your excellent work!" J.B., Former Client
"Having Ingrid Gherman as my divorce attorney has been a blessing in my life during these very difficult and troubling times. Ingrid treated me with respect, showing endless care and compassion. Ingrid has been very professional and thorough. She has aggressively protected my children's best interest with heartfelt sensitivity and care." M.S., Former Client