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Elysa Greenblatt

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in New York, NY

Greenblatt Law LLC
565 Fifth Avenue, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10017
Phone: 212-819-9599
Fax: 212-819-1838
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2018 - 2022
Selected to Rising Stars: 2012 - 2015
Licensed in New York Since: 2001
Practice Areas: Family Law
Attorney Profile

The founder of Greenblatt Law LLC in New York City, Elysa Greenblatt focuses her practice exclusively on family law matters. She provides representation to clients throughout the metropolitan area who are facing the end of their marriages and who need assistance dealing with such divorce-related issues as alimony, child support, the division of assets and debts, and child custody and visitation. A seasoned and forceful courtroom advocate, Ms. Greenblatt is also experienced in mediation and collaborative law, and she often helps her clients reach an accord using those alternative dispute resolution methods.

Ms. Greenblatt has been appointed by Supreme and Family Courts in New York County to serve as Attorney for the Child for minor children of parents who are going through a divorce or custody dispute. She assists clients who are seeking to modify or enforce child support and custody orders as well. Other family law matters that Ms. Greenblatt has worked on include the preparation and review of prenuptial and post-nuptial agreements. Highly regarded by her fellow professionals for the ethical and sensitive manner in which she approaches these often-emotional cases, she has received an "Excellent" peer-review rating through Avvo.

Ms. Greenblatt majored in government at Smith College, and upon her graduation in 1997 she received a Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude with high honors and was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Society. She then pursued her legal education at Boston College Law School and was awarded her Juris Doctor in 2000. After graduation, Ms. Greenblatt joined the New York City Law Department, where she served as an assistant corporation counsel, prosecuting juveniles in family courts in Brooklyn and Manhattan before entering private practice. She is admitted to practice before all New York state courts.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Family Law
Focus Areas

Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Law, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Same Sex Family Law


5 Years Super Lawyers
4 Years Rising Stars
  • Super Lawyers: 2018 - 2022
  • Rising Stars: 2012 - 2015

About Elysa Greenblatt

First Admitted: 2001, New York

Professional Webpage:

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Vice President of the LCU Foundation


  • Top-ten Moot Court Brief, Boston College Law School
  • Legal Rookie of the Year
  • Rising Star by New York Metro Super Lawyers, since 2012

Educational Background

  • Smith College, B.A., with High Honors in Government, magna cum laude, G.P.A.: 3.8/4.0 Honors: Phi Beta Kappa, Dean's List, First Group Scholar, 1997

Bar/Professional Activity

  • New York, 2001
  • Negotiations Competition, Boston College Law School
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts
  • New York City Bar Association
  • Smith College Club of New York City
  • Women’s Law Center, Boston College Law School
  • Court-appointed lawyer for children of divorcing parents
  • New York County Lawyer's Association
  • New York Women's Bar Association
  • Jewish Law Students Association, Co-chair, Academic Affairs Committee, Boston College Law School
  • New York County Lawyers’ Association
  • New York Association of Collaborative Professionals
  • New York State Bar Association
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Office Location for Elysa Greenblatt

565 Fifth Avenue
7th Floor
New York, NY 10017

Phone: 212-819-9599

Fax: 212-819-1838

Last Updated: 8/4/2022

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