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Category Archives: Firm News

Big Change Afoot: Berkman Bottger Newman & Schein welcomes three new partners and a new associate; opens new office in Westchester County

We are very pleased – and very proud – to announce that as of September, 2019, our firm is expanding both geographically, and in legal talent. First, we are excited  to welcome seasoned family law attorneys Michael Fried, Ellen Werfel Martineau, and Abby Rosmarin, who are joining BBNS as partners. Mr. Fried will be joining […]

Berkman Bottger Newman & Schein: Evan Schein is our new named partner

We have some big news to share: Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, one of New York’s top family and matrimonial law firms, is now Berkman Bottger Newman & Schein. We are very pleased to announce that partner Evan Schein takes his place alongside managing partner Jacqueline Newman and founding partners Barry Berkman and Walter Bottger […]

Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd Announces 2019 Best Lawyers in America Inductions; Firm Named to Best Law Firms by U.S. News & World Report

is proud to announce that three of its attorneys have been selected for the 2019 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, compiled by US News and World Report, for their work in Family Law. Congratulations to Jacqueline Newman, Barry Berkman, and Marc Fleisher for this honor. The entire firm has also been named by […]

BBNR Partner Evan Schein Addresses the AFCC Symposium on Child Custody

For the past 13 years, the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, the premier interdisciplinary and international association of professionals dedicated to the resolution of family conflict, has held an annual symposium on the topic of child custody.  During the symposium, family lawyers, psychiatrists, researchers, judges, professors, and other professionals from across the world discuss, […]

BBNR Announces 2017 SuperLawyers Inductees

is very proud to announce that ten of its attorneys have been recognized by the well-respected SuperLawyers attorney rating service for inclusion on its 2017 roster. SuperLawyers utilizes a multi-phase nomination and selection process incorporating both peer feedback and review and independent research. Lawyers are not permitted to nominate themselves, nor to campaign for inclusion. […]

Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP Announces New Partner Jessica L. Toelstedt

, is extremely proud to announce that Jessica L. Toelstedt has been promoted to partner, joining current partners Barry Berkman, Walter F. Bottger, Jacqueline Newman, and Evan D. Schein. Jessica joined the firm in 2012. Prior to this, she worked for another Manhattan firm where she also focused on complex matrimonial and family law cases. […]

Berkman, Bottger, Newman & Rodd are announced as "Law Firm of the Year" finalists

New York SmartCEO Announces the 2014 CPA & ESQ Awards Finalists 50 accountants and attorneys in New York to be recognized in SmartCEO’s CPA & ESQ Awards presented by Citibank New York, NY (June 3, 2014) — New York SmartCEO is pleased to announce the 2014 CPA & ESQ Awards finalists presented by Citibank. These […]

Jacqueline Newman Talks Compliments and Difficult Clients

What is the most difficult type of client to work with? What is your best advice for dealing with this type of client? The most difficult type of client to work with are those that are so angry at their spouse that they are unable to see how that anger and their reaction to that […]


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