Richard A. Abrams

Richard A. Abrams: Attorney with Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP AV stamp icon


Having devoted his practice to matrimonial law throughout his career, attorney Richard A. Abrams is of counsel to Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP. As a litigator, he has tried dozens of matrimonial cases and has argued numerous appeals, both in the Appellate Division and in the New York Court of Appeals. His current practice focuses on mediation of matrimonial disputes. Among his fellow attorneys, Mr. Abrams' reputation for ethical standards and professional ability has earned him the highest rating, AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated SM by Martindale-Hubbell®, and he is listed annually among the New York Metropolitan Area's "Super Lawyers."

Professional memberships

-American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers

-Family and Divorce Mediation Council of Greater New York

American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Matrimonial Law
  • Divorce Mediation
  • Collaborative Family Law
  • Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
917-722-1577  Phone
212-983-8526  Fax
University Attended:
American University, B.A., 1965
Law School Attended:
New York University, J.D., 1968
Year of First Admission:
1971, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York; 1969, New York
New York Association of Collaborative Professionals; Family and Divorce Mediation Council of Greater New York.
Birth Information:
Brooklyn, New York, June 23, 1944
Payment Information:
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
  • High ethical standing icon
  • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

New York, New York

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