Kiersten M. Schramek is an Associate Attorney at Ressler & Associates. Ms. Schramek is admitted to practice law in the Courts of New York State, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and the United States District Court for the Southern and Eastern Districts. She graduated cum laude from Pace University School of Law, where she received her Juris Doctorate degree.
Ms. Schramek primarily focuses her practice in the areas of matrimonial and family law. In 2017, she had the privilege of orally arguing a Hague Convention matter before the United States District Court for the Southern District and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. In addition to representing clients in family court, in uncontested divorces, and in divorce mediation, Ms. Schramek represents high net worth individuals involving extensive financial discovery in complex divorce actions.
Previously, Ms. Schramek led the Litigation Department of The Law Firm of William G. Sayegh, P.C. Her practice areas at the firm included matrimonial and family law litigation, criminal defense (including Driving While Intoxicated and Vehicle and Traffic offenses), and civil litigation. Ms. Schramek was also previously associated with a large litigation firm serving the entire metropolitan area defending general liability litigation. She has defended property owners, tenants, general contractors, subcontractors, and construction managers arising from civil liability including claims arising out of New York State Labor Law 200, 240(1), and 241(6), construction accidents, premises liability, as well as defending manufacturers in products liability claims.
Ms. Schramek is published in both the Pace International Law Review and Albany Law Review Journals. She is a member of the American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Westchester Women’s Bar Association, and Putnam County Bar Association, and is a Founding Member of The American Academy of Certified Financial Litigators. Ms. Schramek prides herself on her steadfast work ethic and zealous advocacy for her clients.
First Admitted: 2016, New York
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- Rising Stars: 2021 - 2023