YOUR FAMILY, YOUR LIFE, YOUR BUSINESS

Having strangers make decisions about what is dear to you is unpleasant, indeed it is downright scary. You need a steady hand and able advocate on your side.

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The Lower East Side is Manhattan's most exciting and fastest growing neighborhood. Perched in its heart, Richard Shum provides representation and counsel for family and business that is as fresh and dynamic as the neighborhood in which he lives and works.


Nothing is more important than upholding your legal rights and ensuring whatever situation you are facing comes to a favorable closing. Whether you are dealing with a difficult family matter or facing a pending law suit, you can count on my unyielding support and experience to either litigate aggressively on your behalf or provide the counsel necessary to avoid litigation when possible.

  

AREAS OF PRACTICE

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Divorce/Matrimonial

Family Law

Child Support

"At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst." - Aristotle

LEGAL NEWS

Second Circuit Court

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Supreme Court Weighs In

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Asked & Answered

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