Sari M. Friedman
Westchester Divorce & Family Lawyer
Sari Friedman is a matrimonial and family law attorney with more than 35
years of experience. A mother of two, Sari understands the importance
of family and protecting the rights of children.
From her office in Westchester County, Sari and her team are dedicated
to helping families with legal matters including Divorce, Alimony/ Maintenance,
Fathers' Rights, Grandparents' Rights, Postnuptial, Prenuptial,
Same-Sex Marriage, Separation Agreements, Child Custody, Child Support
Sari provides one-on-one attention that allows for a personalized legal
plan. "As every family is unique, a cookie-cutter legal approach
is not effective," Sari said.
Sari has been recognized through countless awards, and she is also a recipient
of the Long Island Power Women in Business. She has also been honored
by SmartCEO magazine with the 2016 New York Family Business Award. This
award is in recognition of the firm's continued commitment to providing
professional guidance to all its clients.
Sari is General Counsel for the Fathers' Rights Association of NYS
and Long Island. Sari was recently named to
Legal Leaders Top Rated Lawyers in 2015 and 2016, a distinction only given to those attorneys who have achieved the prestigious
AV Preeminent® rating from Martindale-Hubbell®. To read more about
this achievement, and to read a copy of the article featuring Sari and
her partner, Andrea Freidman,
please click here.
She recently was selected to receive the
Women's Leaders in Law award from the Hofstra University School of Law. She has also been honored as the
2014, 2015, 2016 New York Metro Super Lawyer, a distinction given to only
5% of attorneys within New York State, and was also selected as a
2016 "New York's Women Leaders in the Law" award, which is provided by New York magazine. In addition, she received the
2012 Leadership in Law Award by
Long Island Business News, and has been listed in
Who's Who in American Law. Attorney Friedman has been recognized by the American Academy of Trial
Attorneys in 2015 as one of the Premier 100 Trial Attorneys in New York
State. In addition, she has been invited to join the National Advocates
Top 100 Lawyers (Matrimonial & Family Law)! Sari was also recently
named to Who's Who as a Top Attorney in North America. Attorney Friedman
has also been listed to Rue's Ratings list of the
Best Attorneys of America and she is an Honoree of the National Association of Women Business Owners.
Attorney Friedman has received numerous awards through peer recognition.
She has also received the "10 Best" Family Law Attorneys for
Client Satisfaction in New York by the American Institute of Family Law
Attorneys. This is unique because the American Institute focuses its research
on client satisfaction when selecting the "10 Best" in New York.
In order to be chosen, each attorney must be formally nominated, have
attained the highest degree of professional achievement, and have an impeccable
Client Satisfaction rating.
Sari lectures about matrimonial law at Marino Institute Continuing Legal
Education Seminars and has published articles on family law matters.
2017 Hofstra University of Law Honoree - Women Leaders in Law
Friedman has emerged as a well-respected attorney. In 2014, Long Island
Business News called Friedman "one to watch." She often teaches
trial skills to students at Hofstra University School of Law. She has
also been a guest lecturer at the Marino Institute of Continuing Legal
Education, speaking to fellow attorneys on all aspects of matrimonial
and family law.
"Diligence is key, and I enjoy what I do," Friedman says. "What
my clients are looking for most is someone who will look out for their
best interest." Andrea Friedman achieves that goal for every client,
Andrea Friedman was recently named to Who's Who as a Top Attorney in