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Divorce, Matrimonial, and Family Law

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New York Family Law Attorneys

Abrams Fensterman, LLP has significant expertise representing clients in all aspects of domestic disputes as well as those with financial needs specific to high-asset families. Our attorneys understand how difficult these matters can be which is why they are committed to delivering the best possible outcomes for clients and their families. With a long history of successfully resolving the most complex and high-stakes matrimonial and family disputes, our family law lawyers leverage their litigation expertise, innovative strategies, and personalized service to ensure client satisfaction.


How Our Family Law Group Can Help

Our matrimonial and family law attorneys represent the best interests of children, mothers and fathers in a variety of areas of the law including:

We also help guide clients through every aspect of family law litigation, including all phases of hearings and trials.

Matrimonial Law

Our team represents clients in all aspects of matrimonial law matters, from pre-nuptial agreements to spousal support agreement modifications. Specifically, our matrimonial law attorneys can help with:

  • Negotiating and preparing pre-nuptial agreements, postnuptial agreements and marital separation agreements
  • Complex, high net-worth divorces
  • Contested and uncontested divorces and legal separations
  • Spousal support agreements, both local and interstate
  • Equitable distribution of marital assets and marital debts

Child Custody and Support

Child custody and support are one of the most important and often contested areas of family law. Our child custody and support lawyers will help you find an arrangement that has the best interests of you and your children in mind. 


We can help with:

  • Child custody, parental access and paternity issues
  • Child support enforcement and child support modification 
  • Complex child custody litigation involving legal custody, physical custody, relocation and interstate jurisdiction under the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction Enforcement Act (UCCJEA)

Valuation and Distribution of Assets

In divorces, particularly those involving high-net worth individuals, distribution of assets requires careful consideration. Our lawyers provide the following services and work closely with our clients to deliver a favorable settlement:

  • 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

Contact Our Law Firm

Executive Partner RoseAnn C. Branda leads a team of lawyers with a renowned track record of representing 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.


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.

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For further information about our corporate and securities experience, 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.

Our Locations

  • Long Island

    3 Dakota Drive

    Suite 300

    Lake Success, NY 11042

    Tel: (516) 328-2300 Fax: (516) 328-6638
  • Brooklyn Metrotech

    1 MetroTech Center

    Suite 1701

    Brooklyn, NY 11201

    Tel: (718) 215-5300 Fax: (718) 215-5304
  • White Plains

    81 Main Street

    Suite 400

    White Plains, NY 10601

    Tel: (914) 607-7010 Fax: (914) 607-3595
  • Albany

    54 State Street

    Suite 803

    Albany, NY 12207

    Tel: (518) 535-9477 Fax: (518) 535-9476
  • Rochester

    2280 East Avenue

    First Floor

    Rochester, NY 14610

    Tel: (585) 218-9999 Fax: (585) 218-0562