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Asa Neff Named New York Rising Star By Super Lawyers

Super Lawyers Cordell & Cordell Albany divorce attorney Asa Neff has been selected to the 2015 Upstate New York Rising Stars List by Super Lawyers Magazine. Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional development.  [Read more…]

Employer Accused Of Pocketing Child Support Payments

albany_times_union_logoCourt orders leave employers responsible for deducting child support payments from employees’ paychecks and sending the money to the state child support collection unit.

But when they fail to do so, it is often the employee that ends up in a bind.

Cordell & Cordell Albany litigation manager Chad Jerome was quoted in the Albany Times-Union regarding the seemingly no-win situation of Loubert Legros. [Read more…]

Social media’s impact on divorce

Chad Jerome discusses social media and divorceFor millions of people, social media sites like Facebook and Twitter offer a convenient way to maintain connections and get in touch with old friends. But when going through a divorce, social media can present a minefield of potential pitfalls.

Cordell & Cordell Albany divorce attorney Chad Jerome recently appeared on FOX23 Albany to discuss social media’s impact on divorce and some of the common mistakes that are made. More than anything, Jerome said, users need to assume that nothing they send or post is private.  [Read more…]

Cordell & Cordell Attorney Named New York Rising Star by Super Lawyers

super-lawyers-2014Cordell & Cordell attorney Chad Jerome was named to the 2014 New York Rising Stars list for family law attorneys by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business.

Mr. Jerome (Albany, NY) was selected to be on this list for the second time.

Each year, no more than 2.5 percent of the lawyers in the state are selected by the research team at Super Lawyers to receive this honor.

Super Lawyechad jerome attorneyrs is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

The annual selections are made using a patented multiphase process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates and peer reviews by practice area.

Lawyers are asked to nominate the best attorneys who are 40 years old or under, or who have been practicing for 10 years or less, and who they have personally observed in action.