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Paul B. Goldhamer

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in New City, NY

Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C.
16 Squadron Blvd., Suite 106
New City, NY 10956
Phone: 845-356-2570
Fax: 845-356-4335
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2015
Licensed in New York Since: 1975
Education: New York Law School
Practice Areas: Family Law
Attorney Profile

A co-founder of Kantrowitz, Goldhamer & Graifman, P.C., Paul B. Goldhamer focuses his practice on divorce and other family law matters. The firm has locations in Chestnut Ridge, New York, and Montvale, New Jersey, and he represents clients in the New York counties of Rockland and Westchester as well as in Bergen County in New Jersey.

For his clients who are facing the end of their marriages, Mr. Goldhamer provides advice and counsel on such divorce-related matters as the division of complex assets, child custody and visitation, and alimony and child support. A tireless advocate in the courtroom, he also often pursues the resolution of these issues through negotiations or mediation. Mr. Goldhamer also has experience with post-divorce order modifications and parental relocations. In addition to his matrimonial practice, other family law matters he has dealt with have included paternity disputes and the preparation and review of prenuptial agreements. He is highly regarded by his colleagues, as attested to by his AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and his "Superb" peer review rating through Avvo.

Mr. Goldhamer received a Bachelor of Arts in English literature from Long Island University in 1971. He then obtained his legal education at New York Law School and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 1974. While in law school, he interned with the Legal Aid Society in New York City. In addition to New York and New Jersey, Mr. Goldhamer is also admitted to practice in the District of Columbia, and he is admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey, the U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Eastern, Northern and Western Districts of New York, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Family Law
Focus Areas



2 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2015

About Paul B. Goldhamer

First Admitted: 1975, New York

Professional Webpage:

Bar/Professional Activity

  • United States Tax Court
  • U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Federal District Courts of New Jersey
  • Federal District Courts of New York
  • Washington, D.C
  • New Jersey
  • States of New York

Educational Background

  • Long Island University, cum laude

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Executive Board of the Lower Hudson Valley Challenger Center, Inc.
  • Board of Directors, Ramapo Police Athletic League and the Suffern High School Alumni Association
  • Executive Committee, Governor of the Board of Directors of the Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation for Better Health


  • “Super Lawyer”,, 2014

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, Lecturer
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Office Location for Paul B. Goldhamer

16 Squadron Blvd.
Suite 106
New City, NY 10956

Phone: 845-356-2570

Fax: 845-356-4335

Last Updated: 4/4/2022

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