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Evan D. Schein

Partner

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Evan Schein is a partner with the firm. Mr. Schein joined Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd LLP in 2010 after practicing at another well-known matrimonial law firm since 2008. Mr. Schein’s law career has been entirely devoted to the practice of family law and complex matrimonial cases.  Mr. Schein has litigated matrimonial matters in both Supreme and Family Court in Manhattan, Westchester, Nassau, Suffolk and Rockland County.

Mr. Schein’s practice consists of litigation, collaborative law and mediation.  He also specializes in prenuptial agreements.  Mr. Schein has a thorough understanding of custody related matters as well as financial issues, including but not limited to, business valuations and tax issues. This understanding allows Mr. Schein to settle most cases while resorting to litigation when necessary.

Mr. Schein has been included in the New York Metro Super Lawyers Edition for 2013, 2014, and 2015, as a Rising Star in Family Law, a recognition bestowed on fewer than 5% of the attorneys in New York State.

Mr. Schein is a member of the New York State Bar Association (Family Law Section); New York County Bar Association (Family Law Section); New  York State Women’s Bar Association; American Bar Association (Family Law Section) and the National Institute Trial Association.  Mr. Schein has completed the National Institute for Trial Advocacy and American Bar Association’s Family Law Trial Advocacy Program. Mr. Schein is also a certified family law mediator. Mr. Schein has taught a family law class with Jacqueline Newman and Barry Berkman for the Center for Mediation in Law. He also sits on the faculty of the New York College of Matrimonial Trial Attorneys, where he has lectured and trained attorneys in trial techniques.

Education

  • Syracuse University, B.S. 2003
  • Syracuse University College of Law, J.D. 2006

Admitted to Practice

  • New York

Professional Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association (Member, Family Law Section)
  • American Bar Association (Member, Family Law Section)
  • New York State Women’s Bar Association
  • New York County Lawyer’s Association
  • New York City Bar Association
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Court (Member, New York Chapter)
  • New York Association of Collaborative Professionals
  • International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
  • Rockland County Bar Association (Past Co-Chair, New Lawyers Committee)
  • Nassau County Bar Association

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce Litigation
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Marital Agreements
  • Postnuptial Agreements
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Separation Agreements
  • Spousal Support
  • Alimony
  • Marital Property Distribution
  • Marital Property Settlements
  • Paternity
  • Post-divorce Modification
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Relocation

Quotes and Publications

Honors and Recognitions

  • Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2015
  • Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2014
  • Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2013

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