The National Trial Lawyers Association
"Top 100 Trial Lawyers"
Christopher J. Cassar has accepted an invitation to become a member of The National Trial Lawyers Association. Members include: Roy Black, Benjamin Brafman, Jose Baez and Mark Geragos along with many other nationally recognized trial attorneys.
The National Association of Trial Lawyers "Top 100 Trial Lawyers" has recognized Christopher J. Cassar for his dedication, skill and excellence in practice of trial law.
DIVORCE AND FAMILY LAW DIVISION
The attorney’s in the Law Office of Christopher J. Cassar have been successfully representing individuals in the Divorce matters as well as Family Court matters for over 25 years. In a custody dispute, during trial Mr. Cassar’s client, a father was awarded custody of three (3) young children.
Mr. Cassar, after trial, won one of the most lucrative awards in a contested divorce case in the State of New York. Mr. Cassar's client a healthy 33 year old woman was married for approximately two years and was awarded forty-four thousand dollars in spousal support per year for life. The ex-husband was earning approximately two hundred thousand dollars per year.
In post judgment
divorce matter, the ex-husband refused to pay the wife the funds due under the
stipulation of settlement. Mr. Cassar filed a motion to hold the ex-husband in
the contempt of court. After the contempt hearing, the husband was held in
contempt and immediately paid the ex-wife [Mr. Cassar’s client] the funds due
including attorney’s fees involving the collection of funds.