Top Attorney – Barry Berkman
New York, NY/Press/January 28, 2019 – Barry Berkman, Founding Partner of Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP has been selected for inclusion into the Top Attorneys of North America 2019-2020 edition of The Who’s Who Directories.
“I would say that above all else my practice is characterized by sincere concern for, and absolute dedication to, my clients.” – Barry Berkman
Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP is a boutique New York divorce law firm located in midtown Manhattan. Recognized among the top-tier divorce law firms, one of the only Manhattan divorce law firm offering all three process options for divorce: litigation, collaborative law and mediation. They concentrate their practice exclusively in the areas of family and divorce law, and serve clients in Westchester, and other nearby counties such as Nassau, Suffolk and Rockland. They also have a New Jersey office located in Hackensack. Attorneys at Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP, pride themselves on quality work and achieving positive and extraordinarily successful results for their clients.
Barry Berkman founding partner Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP, specializes in matrimonial law and mediation. He is admitted to practice law in the state of New York and the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York. He has gained a reputation for guiding high net worth clients to discrete, highly satisfactory out of court resolutions through the collaborative law process or mediation.
Barry Berkman received his B.A. degree from Harvard College and his law degree from Stanford University. 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 2010-2017 edition and in New York Super Lawyers in 2009-2017. Mr. Berkman also spoke about collaborative law on National Public Radio’s “This American Life” and has publications on the topics of divorce, mediation and collaborative law.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.