Author Archives: Sandy Durst

About Sandy Durst

Sandy Durst, Esq., is the founding partner of The Durst Firm where he heads the Family Law Department. Individuals facing a divorce benefit from the combination of legal skill, common sense and compassion that Sandy brings to each and every matter. Each case is given the personalized attention it deserves.

College costs and divorce

We are approaching a time of year filled with angst for high school seniors and their parents: college decisions and the costs that come with those decisions. For divorced families, there may be added concern and confusion. The Durst Firm … Continue reading

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A crisis in NJ Courts and why you should care.

Judges in NJ are appointed. This requires action on the part of our legislators and Governor. Simply put, our leaders are failing to act and the lives of NJ residents are being greatly affected. According to NJSBA President Jeralyn Lawrence, … Continue reading

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The importance of maintaining relationships

Divorce is hard and is, by definition, a break of a marital relationship. Sometimes, one broken the parties can maintain a civil and working relationship. As the case summary below indicates, establishing a functioning co-parenting relationship is critical and failing … Continue reading

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A view from the trenches: thoughts of the Divorce System after 20+ years of working in it

Divorce is difficult. It can be a time consuming, costly, and emotionally draining process. But does that mean that the system is irretrievably broken and inherently damaging to families? Not in my opinion. However, the Amazon documentary “Divorce Corp” would … Continue reading

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The Divorce System: is it broken? Can it be fixed? Join us to find out what family law experts think!

After working in the “divorce system” for over 20 years I’ve seen the good and the bad. Join us for an insightful discussion on what works, what doesn’t and how we might fix the problems. www.linkedin.com/posts/christina-previte_live-divorce-divorcelawyer-activity-7009002903478689792-lCAH

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