Abrams Fensterman, a full-service law firm designed to address diverse legal issues across a broad range of practice areas, has established a preeminent matrimonial and family law group headed by two Fellows of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers—executive partners Steven J. Eisman and Samuel J. Ferrara. The matrimonial and family law practice recently received a first tier ranking by U.S. News – Best Lawyers 2014 for achieving professional excellence with impressive ratings by clients and peers.
Eisman, also included in The Best Lawyers in America 2013 and 2014, a veteran trial attorney, has been named in New York Super Lawyers since 2008 and is AV Preeminent® rated by Martindale-Hubbell®.
Ferrara, also named in New York Super Lawyers since 2008, has particular experience with contested custody and high net-worth cases and has been recognized as one of the “Top 10 Divorce Law Attorneys Age 45 & Under in Long Island” by Ten Leaders.
Michael E. Ratner, Daniel H. Smith, Andrea M. Brodie, and Christopher A. Renke have recently been selected by Super Lawyers as “Rising Stars.” Abbe C. Shapiro has extensive family law litigation experience, having practiced for the past 15 years exclusively in that area of practice. Hilary F. Casper received the citation of Excellence in Family Law at Hofstra Law.
Both Eisman and Ferrara are frequent lecturers at law schools and bar associations on varying topics of interest to matrimonial and family law practitioners. Ferrara also teaches at the Hofstra University School of Law.