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Spousal Support

Are you getting divorced in the Binghamton area and worried you do not have the marketable skills or education needed to be self-sustaining? Spousal support can help you reach this goal.

Spousal support, previously referred to as “alimony,” usually serves the purpose of helping a lower-earning spouse become self-sustaining after a divorce. In Binghamton, Tully Rinckey PLLC represents both parties who want spousal support and parties from which spousal support payments are being sought.

Call 607-722-1520 or email to schedule your FREE consultation with Binghamton Managing Partner Peter P. Charnetsky, Esq.

Our managing partner in Binghamton, Peter P. Charnetsky, Esq., is a former Broome County Family Court Judge and New York State Supreme Court Justice. His experience on the bench and in private practice enables him to aggressively and effectively represent clients in spousal support cases. Schedule your initial consultation with an experienced Binghamton spousal support lawyer by calling 607-722-1520 or e-mailing

Court orders and voluntary agreements to pay spousal support tend to be limited, lasting until a certain period passes, milestone is achieved or the remarriage of the supported spouse. However, some spousal support orders can remain in effect throughout the supported spouse’s lifetime. It is possible for a spouse to receive both child support and spousal support payments. Factors that can influence the amount and duration of spousal support include the spouses’ age and health and each spouse’s needs self-sustainability.

Don’t let worries over your post-divorce self-sustainability stop you from ending your marriage and starting the next chapter of your life. You can also receive a temporary spousal support order so you are supported during the divorce proceedings. Schedule your initial consultation with an experienced spousal support attorney today. Call Tully Rinckey PLLC in Binghamton at 607-722-1520 or e-mail

Tully Rinckey PLLC’s family and matrimonial law attorneys can represent parents, spouses, siblings, grandparents, domestic partners, and other parties in Bath, Binghamton, Elmira, Ithaca, Media, Norwich, Owego, Watkins Glen, and beyond. Call today to schedule an initial consultation with one of our family and matrimonial lawyers at 607-722-1520 or e-mail Click here to view a video about our consultation process.

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