This is what is called a romance scam. I see this type of question every few days. You are being told nonsense.
Soon you will be asked for money. I can guarantee it.
This is not a fiancee. It is a person involved in a professional group of scammers.
There is no possibility and I mean none that the employer who just happens to be the UN would send his pay to anyone else.
On top of that there is no way the pay would be that high.
And being blunt there is no such thing as a fiancee when you've not met the person.
As well this would not go through any lawyer, especially one in NY.
The "lawyer" is part of the scam.
I am 100% positive about my answer.
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