Margaret C. Tabak

Margaret C. Tabak

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Albany, NY

Tabak & Kiosse, LLP
 | 100 Great Oaks Boulevard, Suite 122
Albany, NY 12203-5969
Phone: 518-464-4095
Fax: 518-464-4096
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1988
Education: Albany Law School
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law
Attorney Profile

Margaret C. Tabak brings almost 30 years of professional experience to Tabak & Kiosse, LLP, in Albany, New York, representing clients throughout the Capital District. She is admitted to practice in New York State, the U.S. Northern District of New York, and the Supreme Court of the United States. Ms. Tabak represents clients in all aspects of matrimonial and family law, such as negotiation and preparation of separation agreements, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements; divorce, and family court matters including custody, child and spousal support, family offense, and paternity.

Ms. Tabak graduated from the University at Albany in 1983 cum laude, where she received her Bachelors of Arts in dual majors of Political Science and English. She received her law degree from Albany Law School in 1987. In her commitment to continuing education, as well as expanding the skills she brings to clients, Ms. Tabak also undertook a course of study and became a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst (CDFA) in 2015.

While known as an attorney dedicated to empowering her clients, Ms. Tabak is willing to “cross the aisle” to work with adversaries and judges to obtain the best result for her clients. She does not believe in practicing “cookie cutter” law, and treats every client as an individual, with unique concerns, and with compassion for that client and their family. Ms. Tabak also serves as an Attorney for the Child, and is a trained mediator.

Ms. Tabak belongs to numerous professional organizations within the legal community, including the Capital District Women’s Bar Association (President 1999-2000), the New York State Bar Association, the Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York, the Schenectady County Bar Association, and the Albany County Bar Association. She is a member of the Committee on Character and Fitness for Attorney Admissions, and was appointed by the Presiding Judge of the Third Department.

Additionally, Ms. Tabak has taught courses for the Knowledge Network and the New York State Bar Association and has lectured for various groups and media outlets in the areas of matrimonial and family law. She writes for Our Towne, Guilderland (see, and maintains an online presence through frequent postings on social media handles such as Facebook, and Linked-In.

In 2005, Ms. Tabak received the Legal Project’s Stanley A. Rosen Memorial Award for civility; in 2006 she received the Capital District Women’s Bar Association’s Pro Bono Award and in 2013 the firm received the 2013 Carol S. Knox Family Friendly Award for its workplace policies.

About Margaret Tabak

Admitted: 1988, New York

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100 Great Oaks Boulevard
Suite 122
Albany, NY 12203-5969

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Last Updated: 3/15/2019

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