Barry Berkman (New York, New York)
Barry Berkman (New York, New York)

Barry Berkman

  • Peer Reviews
    5.0
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AV Preeminent

Fixed hourly rates

Licensed for 53 years

Serving New York, NY (view address)

Barry Berkman

Fixed hourly rates

Serving New York, NY (view address)

About Barry Berkman

A founding partner of Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP, Barry Berkman received his B.A. degree from Harvard College and his law degree from Stanford University. Specializing in matrimonial law and mediation, he has guided many of his clients to successful, highly satisfactory out-of-court resolutions through the collaborative law process or mediation. He has served on the American Bar Association Task Force on Standards of Practice for Divorce Mediation and has been a member of the Matrimonial Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Family and Divorce Mediation Counsel of Greater New York, and is a co-founder of the New York… Read more

A founding partner of Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP, Barry Berkman received his B.A. degree from Harvard College and his law degree from Stanford University. Specializing in matrimonial law and mediation, he has guided many of his clients to successful, highly satisfactory out-of-court resolutions through the collaborative law process or mediation. He has served on the American Bar Association Task Force on Standards of Practice for Divorce Mediation and has been a member of the Matrimonial Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York. He has served on the Board of Directors of the Family and Divorce Mediation Counsel of Greater New York, and is a co-founder of the New York Collaborative Law Group. Mr. Berkman has taught matrimonial law as an adjunct professor at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and Fordham Law School and teaches mediation at the Center for Mediation in Law. He has made numerous CLE presentations on behalf of the New York, Westchester and Nassau County Bar Associations, as well as the American Bar Association. These activities and his reputation for ethical standards and professional ability among his fellow lawyers have earned him the highest rating, AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated SM by Martindale-Hubbell®. Similarly, Mr. Berkman has been selected by his peers for listing in The Best Lawyers in America 2010 edition and in New York Super Lawyers in 2009 and in 2010. Mr. Berkman recently spoke about collaborative law on National Public Radio' "This American Life.

"Our clients are going through an extraordinarily difficult time in their lives, and they know they can count on us to be there for them."

Professional memberships

-The Association of the Bar of the City of New York

-New York State Bar Association

-American Bar Association (Former Member, Task Force on Standards of Practice in Mediation)

-New York Association of Collaborative Professionals (Founding Member) Read less

Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP

Areas of Law

  • Divorce
  • Collaborative Law
  • Divorce Mediation
  • Family Law
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Marital Agreements
  • Postnuptial Agreements
  • Premarital Agreements
  • Separation Agreements
  • Spousal Support
  • Alimony
  • Marital Property Distribution
  • Marital Property Settlements
  • Paternity
  • Post Divorce Modification

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Legal Community Activity & Contributions

  • Do I Need Grounds for Divorce in New York?

    May, 22 2013 | Family Law

    Couples must meet certain basic requirements to file for divorce in New York. Specifically, citing grounds for the split is one of the prerequisites. But under state law, you do not have to establish blame. In addition to fault-based grounds, New York law provides no-fault grounds No-fault grounds for divorce According to the New York […]


Credentials

Position

Founding Partner

Admission Details

Admitted in 1968, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
1968, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
1966, New York

Additional Payment Information

Fixed hourly rates

Law School Attended
Stanford University Law School

Class of 1965
LL.B.

University Attended

Harvard College
Class of 1962
B.A.

Birth Information

Born in 1940
Brooklyn, New York, September 4, 1940

Associations & Memberships
The Association of the Bar of the City of New York
American Bar Association (Former Member, Task Force on Standards of Practice in Mediation)
New York Association of Collaborative Professionals (Founding Member).

Location Details

Barry Berkman: Founding Partner at Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP

New York

521 Fifth Avenue, 31st Floor
New York, NY  10175
U.S.A.

Fax:

212-983-8526

Office Hours:

  • Monday 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Tuesday 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Wednesday 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Thursday 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Friday 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM
  • Saturday By appointment
  • Sunday By appointment

Attorney FAQs

What year was this attorney first admitted to the bar?
Barry Berkman was admitted in 1966 to the state of New York.
Is this attorney Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review rated?
Yes, Barry Berkman has a 5.0 Peer Rating from Martindale-Hubbell.
How many attorneys are in this law firm?
Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP has 11 attorneys at this location.
What law school did this attorney attend?
Barry Berkman attended Stanford University Law School.
What year was this attorney's law firm established?
Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP was established in 1994.

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