LAWYERS

Lawyers

What follows is a vetted list of family attorneys who have been recommended to us by two or more clients, who we know well or have worked with ourselves. They include traditional litigating attorneys, as well as attorneys who practice mediation and collaborative law.

For the difference between mediation, litigation and collaborative law, click here.

Litigators

Margaret Klaw

Berber Klaw & Watson
1528 Walnut Street, Suite 1100

Philadelphia, PA 19102
215.790.8800
info@bkwfamily.com

“Exactly right throughout the whole process –I particularly appreciate that she didn’t engage in –or even consider–any drama or judgment of the content or process. Nevertheless, l felt like she was really looking after me.”

Alyssa Rower

Rower, LLC
387 Park Avenue South, 5th
 Floor
New York, NY 10016
646.952.9081
Email: alyssa@rowerllc.com

Alyssa prides herself on reaching creative out-of-court settlements whenever possible, and excels in handling complex divorces involving business evaluations and tax issues.

 

“Tenacity, brilliance and a heart of gold! Alyssa is my secret weapon who was relentless in trying to make a deal with my husband. She has the patience of a saint and had to deal with [my husband’s] unethical ways on a day-to-day basis. Early in the morning, late at night and on the weekends, Alyssa was always there to answer my e-mails and calls.”
John Yacos

Yacos Law
111 Broadway, Suite 1805

212.587.9560

Mediators/Collaborative Lawyers

Ani Mason

Mason Law & Mediation, LLC
Manhattan:

60 East 42nd Street, Suite 4600
New York, NY 10165

Brooklyn:

699 Sackett Street
Brooklyn, NY  11215
212.634.3960

“Ani Mason is trained as a mediator and can help you see all sides to help you move quickly to a resolution that won’t leave you thinking ‘I wish I had done it another way’. And on top of that, she is a whiz with numbers. Faster than a calculator. She is quite definitely the best of the best.”

Casey Shevin

Family Centered Law & Mediation
60 East 42nd Street, 46th Floor

New York, NY 10165
casey@familyclm.com

“From our first consulatation it was clear that Casey treated me and my divorce with compassion, serious legal expertise, and, given the circumstances, a most welcome warm-hearted sense of humor. She put me at ease and dispelled my many fears by framing my situation with no-nonsense clarity addressing both very real aspects of divorce: the legal and the human.”

Andrea Vacca

Vacca Law and Mediation
One Grand Central Place

60 E 42nd St #1420
New York, NY 10165
212.768.1115
AVacca@vaccalaw.com

Andrea works to help clients keep their divorces out of court so their homes don’t turn into battlefields. When complex legal and financial issues are at stake she knows the benefits of working with other professionals including a family specialist and/or financial expert.

Matthew Kazansky

Nangia & Kazansky, LLP
26 Court St., Suite 2410
Brooklyn, NY 11242
info@nankaz.com
718.222.5301
“He has been methodical and effective for three and a half years. He was informative every step of the way, allowing me to really understand and master the process.”

Laura Fischer

Laura Fischer Law, litigation and mediation
Offices located in the Woolworth Building in downtown Manhattan and in Fort Greene/Clinton Hill, Brooklyn
917.501.3411
laura@laurafischerlaw.com
“She is really clearly getting the dynamics that are specific to our case, and mindful of them. […] She has understood our time frame – we wanted certain things handled very quickly – and also slowed certain things down to ensure that we have time to see how the current parenting and financial arrangement is working before finalizing anything.”

Eleanor Alter

Alter Wolff & Foley, LLP
810 Seventh Avenue, Suite 3600
New York, NY 10019
212.218.5376

Ann Marie Barbagallo

6118 190th Street, Suite 236
Fresh Meadow (Queens), NY 11365
718.454.3655

Maria Coffinas

186 Joralemon Street, Suite 910
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718.717.1005

Nina Epstein

845 Third Avenue, 17th Floor
New York, NY 10022
212.235.1172

Elizabeth Fee

150 East 58th Street, 34th Floor
New York, NY 10155
212.223.8409

Patricia Fersh

11 Broadway, Suite 550
New York, NY 10004
212.422.2660

Patricia Grant

565 Fifth Avenue, 7th Floor
New York, New York 10017
212.308.2200

Elliot Green

32 Court Street, Suite 404
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718.260.8668

Eleanor Grosz

600 Lexington Avenue, 12th Floor
New York, New York 10022
212.317.8100

Marianne Hoffman

550 Mamaroneck Avenue, Suite 405
Harrison, NY 10528
914.835.3600

Sophie Jacobi-Parisi

275 Madison Avenue, Suite 1300
New York, NY 10016
212.685.7474

Maggie I. Kaminer

18 East 48th street, Suite 1001
New York, New York 10017
212.921.5525

Randi Karmel

780 Third Avenue
14th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Ph: Manhattan Area: 212-755-0224
Ph: Brooklyn Area: 718-923-0877

Matthew C. Kesten

415 Madison Avenue, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10017
212-682-8383 ext.726

Jennifer Kouzi

18 East 48th street, Suite 1001
New York, New York 10017
212.921.5526

Caroline Krauss-Browne

The Chrysler Building
405 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10174-0208
212.885.5000

Carolyn Kubitschek

325 Broadway, Suite 203
New York, NY 10007
212.349.0900

Lois J. Liberman

The Chrysler Building
405 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10174
212.885.5389

Joe Marra

Yonkers:
909 Midland Ave
Yonkers, NY 10704
914.964.6806
Bronx:
25 East 233rd St
Bronx, NY 10470
888.381.7856

Richard D. Miller

Manhattan:
380 Lexington Avenue, 17th Floor
New York, NY 10168
855.637.3114
Brooklyn:
44 Court Street, Suite 1210
Brooklyn, NY 11201
718.875.7584

Susan Moss

3 East 54th Street, 16th Floor
New York, NY 10022
212.317.1717

Jacqueline Newman

521 Fifth Avenue, 31st Floor
New York 10175
212.867.9123

Rhonda J. Panken

973-419-6554
New York:
106 W. 32nd Street – 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10001
New Jersey:
71 Valley Street, Suite 301
South Orange, NJ 07079

Emily Pollock

1633 Broadway
New York, NY 10019
(212) 506-1700

Sandra M. Radna P.C

30 Wall Street, 8th Floor
New York, NY 10005
212.709.8187
Long Island Office
200 Broadhollow Road #314
Melville, NY 11747
Phone: (631) 754-6382

Aimee Richter

156 Fifth Avenue, Suite 303
New York, NY 10010

Dan Rottenstreich

Cohen Clair Lans Greifer Thorpe & Rottenstreich LLP
885 Third Avenue, 32nd Floor
New York, New York 10022
212.326.1777

Alla Roytberg

Manhattan:
43 W 43rd Street, Suite 83
New York, NY 10036
212.582.5757
Forest Hills:
108-18 Queens Blvd., 5th Floor
Forest Hills, NY 11375
718.575.9479

Sandra Schpoont

2 Rector St., Suite 1502
New York, New York 10006
212.792.6070

Sheryl Seiden

1130 Raritan Road, Suite 3
Cranford, NJ 07016
908.324.5400

Sherri Sharma

New York:
12 East 49th Street, 32nd Floor
New York, NY 10017
212.838.5505
Greenwich, CT:
545 Steamboat Road
Greenwich, CT 06830
203.661.2157
Westport, CT:
33 Riverside Avenue,
Westport, CT 06880
203.226.2641

Pamela Sloan

New York:
12 East 49th Street, 32nd Floor
New York, NY 10017
212.838.5505
Greenwich, CT:
545 Steamboat Road
Greenwich, CT 06830
203.661.2157
Westport, CT:
33 Riverside Avenue,
Westport, CT 06880
203.226.2641

Peter R. Stambleck

New York:
12 East 49th Street, 32nd Floor
New York, NY 10017
212.838.5505
Greenwich, CT:
545 Steamboat Road
Greenwich, CT 06830
203.661.2157
Westport, CT:
33 Riverside Avenue,
Westport, CT 06880
203.226.2641

Timothy M. Tippins

Gassman Baiamonte Gruner, P.C.
666 Old Country Road, Suite 801
Garden City, NY 11530
516-228-9181

Sandro Tuzzo

Tuzzo Family Law & Mediation
1440 Broadway, Suite 1100
Oakland CA 94612
(415) 974-0500

Michael Viola

New Jersey:
76 East Euclid Avenue, Suite 101
Haddonfield, NJ 08033
856.795.0807
Pennsylvania:
1 South Broad Street, Suite 1845
Philadelphia, PA 19107
215.988.9700

Marcy Wachtel

Katsky Korins LLP
605 Third Avenue
New York, NY 10158-0038
212-716-3227

Jamie L. Weiss

230 Park Avenue, Suite 2200
212.930.3607

David Zaslavsky

11 Broadway, Suite 615
New York, NY 10004
347.289.5886

Ivan Alter

420 Lexington Avenue
Suite 300
New York, NY 10170

241 Lexington Avenue
2nd Floor
Mt. Kisco, NY 10549
(914)861-2400

Barry Berkman

521 Fifth Avenue, 31st Floor
New York, NY 10175
212.867.9123
Scarsdale Office
Two Overhill Road
Scarsdale, New York 10583
914.308.3435
Hackensack Office
21 Main Street
Suite 250
Hackensack, New Jersey 07601
201.488.1135

Catherine Canade

Serving Manhattan and Brooklyn
16 Court Street, Suite 2905, Brooklyn NY 11241
Long Island
Nassau
1010 Northern Boulevard, Suite 320, Great Neck, NY 11021
Suffolk
1050 Hallock Avenue, Port Jefferson Station, NY 11776
646.308.1315

Lori Goldstein

New York:
355 Lexington Ave., # 401 (between 40th and 41st Streets)
New York, NY 10017
212.594.4115
New Jersey:
374 Millburn Ave.
Millburn, NJ 07041
973.921.1549

Catherine Hannibal

16 Court Street, Suite 2200
Brooklyn, NY 11241
718.624.5549

Susan Ingram

320 Central Park West
New York, NY 10025
212.496.0172

Monica L. Kaiser

260 Madison Avenue, 22nd Floor
New York, New York 10016
212.874.0155

Jennifer Kouzi

18 East 48th street, Suite 1001
New York, New York 10017
212.921.5526

Debra Mechanick

825 Third Avenue, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10022
646.428.5151

Katherine Eisold Miller

351 Central Park West
New York, NY 10025
914.246.2954

Jacqueline Newman

521 Fifth Avenue, 31st Floor
New York 10175
212.867.9123

Rhonda J. Panken

973-419-6554
New York:
106 W. 32nd Street – 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10001
New Jersey:
71 Valley Street, Suite 301
South Orange, NJ 07079

Amy Reiss

110 East 59th Street, 23rd Floor
New York, NY 10022
212.980.5244

Aimee Richter

156 Fifth Avenue, Suite 303
New York, NY 10010

Abby P. Rosmarin

914.385.1028

Jessica Rothberg

16 Court Street, Suite 2200
Brooklyn, NY 11241
718.624.5549

Alla Roytberg

Manhattan:
43 W 43rd Street, Suite 83
New York, NY 10036
212.582.5757
Forest Hills:
108-18 Queens Blvd., 5th Floor
Forest Hills, NY 11375
718.575.9479

Sheryl Seiden

1130 Raritan Road, Suite 3
Cranford, NJ 07016
908.324.5400

Abby Tolchinsky

767 3rd Avenue
36th Floor
New York, NY 10017
212.462.4050

Danielle Petitti

11 Broadway, Suite 550
New York, New York 10004
212.422.2660

Sandro Tuzzo

Tuzzo Family Law & Mediation
1440 Broadway, Suite 1100
Oakland CA 94612
(415) 974-0500

Karen M. Platt

275 Madison Avenue, Suite 1300
New York, NY 10016
212.685.7474

Ellie Wertheim

767 3rd Avenue
36th Floor
New York, NY 10017
212.462.4050