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What are the Different Types of Alimony in Bergen County?

What are the Different Types of Alimony in Bergen County?

What are the Different Types of Alimony in Bergen County?

The different types of alimony in NJ are open durational alimony, limited duration alimony, reimbursement alimony and rehabilitative alimony.  Reimbursement alimony and rehabilitative can be awarded in addition to either open durational alimony or limited duration alimony. Open durational alimony applies to marriages of 20 years or more.  There is a presumption that this type of alimony ends with the paying party reach the age of full retirement under the Federal Social Security laws.  There is an agreed upon term when limited duration alimony is awarded.  If a party needs schooling or additional money to get back on their feet, rehabilitative alimony may be awarded.  Reimbursement alimony may be awarded in the case where one party pays for the education and/or cost of school for the other party and the other party leaves the paying party soon after payment or graduation from school.

Debra F. Schneider, Esq. is honored to be a legal resource for the people of Hackensack, Bergen County, and all of New Jersey clients. Attorney Schneider handles all divorce matters, including alimony, child support, child custody and other issues. If you need a passionate and committed attorney, contact the Hackensack firm of Debra F. Schneider, Esq. for a consultation.  

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