Evan D. Schein

Evan D. Schein

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in New York, NY

Berkman Bottger Newman & Schein, LLP
 | 521 5th Avenue, 31st Floor
New York, NY 10175
Phone: 212-867-9123
Fax: 212-983-8526
Selected To Rising Stars: 2013 - 2019
Licensed Since: 2008
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law
Attorney Profile

Evan Schein is a partner with Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd LLP.  Mr. Schein’s law career has been entirely devoted to the practice of family law and complex matrimonial cases.  Mr. Schein has litigated matrimonial matters in both Supreme and Family Court in Manhattan, Nassau, Suffolk and Rockland County and he has worked extensively in the Courts in Westchester County where the Firm maintains an office.

As a partner with the Firm, Mr. Schein assists in the management of the Firm's mediation and collaborative law practices. Mr. Schein's personal practice focuses on the negotiation and litigation of family law matters, as well as a specialization in prenuptial and postnuptial agreements. 

Mr. Schein has been included in the New York Metro Super Lawyers Edition for 2013-2018, as a Rising Star in Family Law, a recognition bestowed on fewer than 5% of the attorneys in New York State.

Mr. Schein is a member of the New York State Bar Association (Executive Committee; Family Law Section); New York County Bar Association (Family Law Section); New  York State Women’s Bar Association; American Bar Association (Family Law Section) and the AFCC.  Mr. Schein has completed the National Institute for Trial Advocacy and American Bar Association’s Family Law Trial Advocacy Program. Mr. Schein is also a certified family law mediator. 

Mr. Schein is a frequent lecturer and presenter for various local bar associations and national organizations. In 2018, Mr. Schein presented for the New York County Lawyer's Association on the use of collateral sources in forensic custody evaluations; the New York State Bar Association on taking depositions in matrimonial cases; and for the AFCC in Denver, Colorado at the AFCC Child Custody Symposium. 

In 2015, Mr. Schein was invited to serve on the faculty of the New York College of Matrimonial Trial Attorneys, where he has lectured and trained attorneys in trial techniques.

In 2016, Mr. Schein was invited to become a founding member of the American Academy for Certified Financial Litigators.  Mr. Schein is currently working with Forensic Psychologists in New York to develop family law based workshop programs. 

 

About Evan Schein

Admitted: 2008, New York

Professional Webpage: http://www.berkbot.com/attorney-profiles/evan-d-schein/

Honors/Awards:

  • Mr. Schein has been selcted as a Rising Star for 2013-2018. , Super Lawyers Rising Star

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Certified in Collaborative Law Certified in Mediation (trained in Family Law Mediation)

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Evan D. Schein | Manhattan Divorce Attorney in New York Mr. Schein is a member of the New York State Bar Association (Family Law Section); New York County Bar Association (Family Law Section); New  York State Women’s Bar Association; American Bar Association (Family Law Section) and the National Institute Trial Association.  Mr. Schein has completed the National Institute for Trial Advocacy and American Bar Association’s Family Law Trial Advocacy Program. Mr. Schein is also a certified family law mediator.   Evan D. Schein | Manhattan Divorce Attorney in New York New York State Bar Association (Member, Family Law Section) American Bar Association (Member, Family Law Section) New York State Women’s Bar Association New York County Lawyer’s Association New York City Bar Association Association of Family and Conciliation Court (Member, New York Chapter) New York Association of Collaborative Professionals International Academy of Collaborative Professionals Rockland County Bar Association (Past Co-Chair, New Lawyers Committee) Nassau County Bar Association American Academy for Certified Financial Litigators (Founding Member)     

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • On April 22, 2017, Mr. Schein presented “A Mental Health Professional’s Guide to Understanding the Law in Child Custody Proceedings,”  to mental health professionals at the New York Center for Living., Presenter and Lecturer, A Mental Health Professional’s Guide to Understanding the Law in Child Custody Proceedings, New York Center for Living , 2017
  • In April 2018, Mr. Schein co-authored an article, “Remember to Act Like a Good Parent: The Ethical Limits to Preparing a Client for Forensic Examination” – Family News & Views. , Co-Author, 2018
  • On November 9, 2018, Mr. Schein presented “The Effective Use of Collaterals in Child Custody Evaluations,” to the American Association of Family and Conciliation Courts Annual Symposium in Denver, Colorado. , Presneter and Lecturer, The Effective Use of Collaterals in Child Custody Evaluations, Association for Family and Conciliation Courts , Family Law And Mental Health Professionals, 2018
  • On April 23, 2018, Mr. Schein presented “Controversies Surrounding Preparation of Clients for Child Custody Evaluations,” presented to the New York County Bar Association., Presenter and Lecturer, Controversies Surrounding Preparation of Clients for Child Custody Evaluations,” presented to the New York County Bar Association, New York County Lawyer's Association, Matrimonial Law, 2018

Verdicts/Settlements:

Representative Clients:

  • Divorce, custody, child support, paternity, complex matrimonial financial-related matters, prenuptial agreements for high-net worth individuals, orders of protection, family court matters.

Educational Background:

  • Syracuse S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications, B.S., 2003 Syracuse University College of Law, J.D., 2006
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Office Location for Evan D. Schein

521 5th Avenue
31st Floor
New York, NY 10175

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Last Updated: 7/26/2019

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