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Howard M Lewis
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Howard Lewis’s Legal Cases

110 total


  • Client awarded custody

    Practice Area:
    Divorce and separation
    Date:
    Jun 01, 2012
    Outcome:
    Our client awarded custody
    Description:
    long term marriage, our client sought sole physical and joint legal custody of minor children opposing counsel vigoroursly fought this demanding sole custoday and full attorney fees, after protracted litigation, our client awarded custody and opposing counsel's motions for all attorney fees was not allowed.
  • Our Client won motion keeping children in state

    Practice Area:
    Divorce and separation
    Date:
    Jun 11, 2012
    Outcome:
    Children remain in MA
    Description:
    Opposing party sought to remove the children to neighboring New Hampshire during the pendency of the divorce, after hearing(s), the court concurred with our position and our client kept the children in MA
  • Lump Sum Alimony Recieved

    Practice Area:
    Divorce and separation
    Date:
    Jul 18, 2012
    Outcome:
    Lump Sum Alimony
    Description:
    Short term marriage, Husband through counsel offered zero settlement, after court and conciliation hearing, settlement achieved.
  • Child Support Increased for our client

    Practice Area:
    Child support
    Date:
    Jul 18, 2012
    Outcome:
    Child Support Increased Substantially
    Description:
    Our client requested child support while her husband refused to seek employement, after our motions and court appearances, the child support was increased from the statutory minum to the appropriate guideline amount, allowing our client to keep her home and support her family.
  • Visitaiton Ordered

    Practice Area:
    Child custody
    Date:
    Jul 23, 2012
    Outcome:
    Vistation Ordered
    Description:
    Our client was was abandoned by his wife and denied visitation after being accused of very serious (and erroneous charges) after hearing the court ruled in our favor granting visitation.
  • Alimony Awarded

    Practice Area:
    Alimony
    Date:
    Jul 27, 2012
    Outcome:
    Alimony ordered
    Description:
    Our client was a stay at home Father, choosing to help raise his children and support his wife's career, opposing party refused appropriate alimony and conditions, after hearing Alimony in full awarded to our client.
  • Successfully defended a removal action

    Practice Area:
    Child custody
    Date:
    Jul 25, 2012
    Outcome:
    Opposing party's motions for removal denied
    Description:
    Opposing party sought to remove the children to a foreign state, after hearing the court denied the request.
  • Vistitation Ordered/ Restraining Order vacated

    Practice Area:
    Divorce and separation
    Date:
    Aug 06, 2012
    Outcome:
    Visitation Allowed/ RO Vacated
    Description:
    Our client was ordered out of his marital home based upon allegations contained in a restraining order and denied visitaiton with his children, after a full evidentiary hearing, the court vacated the restraining order and upon a short order of notice and motion, the court re heard the issues days later, allowing visitiation.
  • Alimony Terminated

    Practice Area:
    Alimony
    Date:
    Sep 17, 2012
    Outcome:
    Our client- paying spouse was awarded "termination of alimony"
    Description:
    Our client sought termination of an alimony obligation and we were able to use the co-habitation provision of the new alimony reform act to prove that the ex spouse was cohabitating and the alimony terminated.
  • Contempt Dismised against our client

    Practice Area:
    Child support
    Date:
    Sep 12, 2012
    Outcome:
    Contempt Dismissed
    Description:
    Opposing counsel filed a complaint for contempt regarding child support and other obligation, after argument, contempt dismissed against our client