Family Law Overview

New York Family Law Attorneys

Abrams Fensterman has significant expertise representing clients in all aspects of domestic disputes as well as those with financial needs specific to high asset families. Our matrimonial and family law attorneys represent the best interests of children, mothers and fathers in a variety of areas of the law including:

Samuel J. Ferrara and RoseAnn C. Branda, the former a member of the prestigious American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and both selected as “Super Lawyers” since 2008, lead a team of lawyers with the expertise to successfully represent clients with sophisticated financial needs. When dealing with high asset divorces or other complex family law litigation, our attorneys work closely with accountants, actuaries and other forensic experts to analyze complex financial issues and develop strategies to maximize our clients' best interests.

Our team represents clients in matters including:

  • Complex, high net worth divorce
  • Discovery and tracing assets and income, including hidden or wasted
  • Valuation and distribution of closely held businesses, professional practices, professional degrees and licenses
  • Valuation and distribution of retirement accounts, 401(k) plans, 403 (b) plans, pensions, stocks and bonds, ESOP, deferred compensation
  • Complex child custody litigation involving legal custody, physical custody, relocation and interstate jurisdiction under the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Enforcement Act (UCCJEA)
  • Support including spousal and child, local and interstate

For further information about family law, please contact our law firm on Long Island at 516-328-2300, in Brooklyn at 718-215-5300, White Plains at 914-607-7010, Rochester at 585-218-9999 or Albany at 518-535-9477 to schedule an initial consultation.


Samuel J. Ferrara RoseAnn C. Branda

Steven P. Bann

Maureen T. Bass

Amanda E. Benzenberg

Felicia Boles

Grace M. Borrino

Andrea M. Brodie

Meghan R. Buckwalter

Jeffrey A. Cohen

Michael A. Coscia

Lisa Colosi Florio

Myrna B. Forney

Jill Goffer

Joy Jankunas

Georgia D. Kramer

Alyson Kuritzky

Jeffrey D. Lebowitz

Amy B. Marion

Amanda Povman Porgess

Michael E. Ratner

Amanda Rieben

Daniel H. Smith

Jill F. Spielberg

Robert A. Spolzino

Steven T. Still

Sharon P. Stiller