Leigh Baseheart Kahn

Leigh Baseheart Kahn

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in New York, NY

Mayerson Abramowitz & Kahn, LLP
 | 275 Madison Avenue, Suite 1300
New York, NY 10016
Phone: 212-685-7474
Fax: 212-685-1176
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2011 - 2012, 2014 - 2018
Licensed Since: 1997
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law
Attorney Profile

Mayerson Abramowitz & Kahn, LLP, was formed in December 2011, with several former partners of the firm Mayerson Stutman Abramowitz, LLP.  Leigh joined Mayerson Stutman Abramowitz, LLP, in 2007 and practices exclusively in the area of matrimonial and family law. She previously was an associate at Bronstein, Van Veen & Bronstein, LLC, where she worked on all aspects of matrimonial matters, from the preparation of complex prenuptial and marital settlement agreements to the preparation of matrimonial matters for trial.  Leigh is a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, a member of the New York State Bar Association, Family Law Section, and a member of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, where she was a member of the Committee on Matrimonial Law from 2005 through 2008. Leigh was admitted to the Bar of New York State in 1997, and to the Bar of the State of New Jersey in 1998.  She has been selected for inclusion in the annual publication Best Lawyers in America in the area of Family Law for 2012 through 2014.

About Leigh Kahn

Admitted: 1997, New York

Professional Webpage: http://www.mak-law.com/our-attorneys/leigh-baseheart-kahn/

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Leigh has co-authored the following publications:  "Once the Marriage Ends: The Duty of Support," New York Family Law Monthly, October 2012; "When Being the First Does Not Necessarily Make You the Winner," New York Family Law Monthly, August 2012; “Tax and Pension Considerations in Same-Sex Divorce Actions,” New York Family Law Monthly, December 2009; “An Update to Procedures Available for Enforcement of the Financial Provisions of Foreign Country Judgments in New York,” International Family Law, June 1999; and “Procedures Available for Enforcement of the Financial Provisions of Foreign Country Judgments in New York,” International Family Law, 1998.  She also contributed a chapter entitled "Considerations in Representing the Family Law Client in New York During Changing Times" to the publication Strategies for Family Law in New York: Leading Lawyesr on Navigating Changing Family Law Trends, Developing Effective Strategies, and Building Client Relationships (2012); and has written several case reviews for Family Lawyer Magazine/ FamilyLawyerMagazine.com.

Educational Background:

  • Graduate of Harvard College, magna cum laude in English Literature and Language, 1993.
Office Location for Leigh Baseheart Kahn

275 Madison Avenue
Suite 1300
New York, NY 10016

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Last Updated: 5/26/2017

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