Matrimonial Law in New York


When legal action is necessary to resolve matrimonial problems, it is essential that you entrust these matters to a compassionate and knowledgeable family lawyer. As a practicing matrimonial law attorney for more than 37 years, Lawrence N. Rothbart can gently guide and protect you and your family during the separation or divorce process, as well as when developing custody and parenting plans or confronting litigation. He can help you through a contentious divorce, negotiate a fair child support award, and fight for your access to your children and advocate for an equitable property settlement.

As a seasoned practitioner, Lawrence N. Rothbart knows that litigation is often not the best way to resolve family and matrimonial law matters. He advocates for the amicable resolution of matrimonial law issues through mediation and collaborative practice, whenever possible. However, if an agreement cannot be reached, in those models he will advocate zealously for his clients within the adversarial model.

Mr. Rothbart’s matrimonial law practice consists of resolving family law issues such as:

  • Uncontested divorce
  • Contested divorce
  • Child custody
  • Child support
  • Mediation
  • Collaborative law
  • Settlement negotiation
  • Separation agreements
  • Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements

Mr. Rothbart’s focus on matrimonial law has provided him the skill and knowledge necessary to handle any family law issue in New York.

Contact a Dedicated New York City Matrimonial Law Attorney
If you are going through a divorce or confronting another matrimonial law issue, contact Lawrence N. Rothbart online or call (212) 812-0694 to set up a confidential consultation to learn about your legal rights and options.