Partner Lee RosenbergLee Rosenberg

Partner

Email: lrosenberg@scrllp.com

Attorney Lee Rosenberg is a partner at Saltzman Chetkof & Rosenberg LLP. Mr. Rosenberg is a highly accomplished trial and appellate litigator with more than 20 years of experience in all phases of matrimonial and family law practice. This includes representing clients at trial in complex custody, support and equitable matters, negotiating settlements, and drafting of intricate prenuptial, postnuptial, separation and settlement agreements. Mr. Rosenberg is a Fellow of the prestigious American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, as well as the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. He is a past member of the New York  State Office of Court Administration's Matrimonial Practice Advisory Committee.

As Chair of the Nassau County Bar Association Matrimonial Law Committee, Lee was responsible for the Committee's Resolution in support of the passage of the "Marriage Equality Act" which provides for same-sex marriage rights in New York,as well as many other resolutions dsigned to advance important  issues in matrimonial law.  Lee is also a Barrister of the New York Family Law American Inn of Court. In addition, Lee serves as an arbitrator for the Office of Court Administration's Matrimonial Fee Dispute Panel. Lee is a frequent lecturer and prolific writer in the area of matrimonial law. He has lectured on complex divorce issues and ethical considerations for various organizations including the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, New York State Bar Association, Nassau County Bar Association, Suffolk County Bar Association, Queens County Bar Association, and the New York Family Law American Inn of Court, among others. He has been interviewed on the subject of New York divorce law by various publications, including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, the New York Law Journal, Newsday, Elle, and Worth Magazine. He also served as a non-judicial participant at the Miller Commission Symposium on Improving Justice for Children of Divorce and Separation. Lee also authors his own blog, "Divorce New York Style."

Lee’s articles on various topics in matrimonial law have appeared in the New York Law Journal, Family Law Review, the New York State Bar Association Journal, Nassau Lawyer, The Matrimonial Strategist, Prospectives, and New York Family Law Monthly, among others. His published works have been cited by the New York State appellate and trial courts and by the New York State Law Revision Commission. Lee’s contributions to the legal profession have earned him recognition from many leading legal organizations and is included in Woodward/White's "Best Lawyers in America". He is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review RatedSM by Martindale-Hubbell® with a 5.0 out of 5 rating for his legal abilities and dedication to ethics. He has been selected as a New York Super Lawyer in family law since 2007, an honor only bestowed on a very small percentage of attorneys in a particular area of law. He has been recognized as one of the "Ten Leaders in Matrimonial and Divorce Law on Long Island" by Ten Leaders and among the top rated attorneys on Long Island by Long Island Pulse Magazine. Read Lee Rosenberg’s divorce blog

Admissions

  • New York, 1987
  • District of Columbia, 1988
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern and Southern Districts of New York
  • U.S. Claims Court
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Education

  • Jacob D. Fuchsburg Law Center, Touro College, J.D., 1986
  • State University of New York at Stony Brook, B.A., History, 1983

Professional affiliations and memberships

  • Nassau County Bar Association
    • Chair, Matrimonial Law Committee, 2011-2013
    • Member, Board of Directors, 2011-2014
    • Member, Grievance Committee
  • Fellow, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
    • Parliamentarian (National, 2012-2013)
    • Vice Chair, Membership Committee (National)
    • Vice Chair, Chapter Leaders Committee (National)
    • Member, Nominating Committee (National, 2011-2012)
    • Member, Board of Managers (NY Chapter)
    • Member, Child Advocacy Committee (NY Chapter)
    • Member, Committee of the Future (NY Chapter)
  • Fellow, International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
  • Member, New York State Office of Court Administration Matrimonial Practice Advisory Committee (2013-2014)
  • New York State Bar Association
    • Member, Family Law Section (Co-Chair, Family Law Review and Publications Committee)
    • Editor-in-Chief, Family Law Review (2014-)
  • American Bar Association
    • Member, Family Law Section
  • Barrister, New York Family Law American Inn of Court
  • Member, Nassau County Women's Bar Association
  • Arbitrator, Office of Court Administration Matrimonial Fee Dispute Panel
  • Touro Law School Alumni Council

Editorial achievements

  • Editor-in-Chief, New York State Bar Association Family Law Review (2014-)
  • General Editor, LexisNexis® Consolidated Law Service Family and Matrimonial Practice Insights
  • Editor, "Recent Decisions in Matrimonial Law," Nassau County Bar Association Matrimonial Law Committee (2009-2011)
  • Assistant Editor, New York State Bar Association Family Law Review (2005-2014)
  • Board of Editors, NY Family Law Monthly

Awards and accolades

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