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Lauren Seides Chartan

Lauren Seides Chartan

Practice areas:

Family, Divorce & Separation

About Me

 


I have had both the pleasure and opportunity of beginning my legal career by challenging my energies and commitment toward representing individuals in the realm of public service. First, as a Staff Attorney with the Legal Aid Society and then as a Deputy County Attorney in the office of the Nassau County Attorney.


However, it was my decision to transform my career and pursue a Masters in Law in Family Law that truly exemplifies my commitment to my role as "legal representative and advisor."  Having become a single parent and experienced life as a litigant in the world of family law was both inspirational and humbling. It provided me with the impetus to counsel and guide other individuals through a very difficult and emotional time in their lives. More than this, my pursuit has allowed me to apply not only my educational training but, an insight that can only be derived from personal experience.


Families in the midst of transformation require a special brand of attention and commitment. At our Law Firm our clients receive that and much more. I am very proud to be a part of this process and prouder still to be instrumental in fostering new beginnings and hope for all those adults and children we represent. 


 


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1985

  1. Divorce & Separation: 50%
  2. Family: 50%

Payment

Fees:

Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Jerome A Wisselman

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Jerome Wisselman Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Lisa Marie Gardner

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    Lisa Gardner Family Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, PC

1010 Northern Blvd.
Suite 300
Great Neck, NY, 11021

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 198503/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2014
"Access to Justice Champion" for Pro Bono ServiceNassau County Bar AssociationN/A
Oustanding ServiceNassau County Coalition Against Domestic ViolenceN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateWisselman, Harounian & Associates, PC2010 - Present
Deputy County AttorneyOffice Of The Nassau County District Attorney2002 - 2010

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Family Law Committee, Nassau County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Southern and Eastern Districts of New YorkMemberN/A
Member of Matrimonial Law Section, Nassau County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Board MemberYashar Chapter for Lawyers and JudgesN/A
Education Committee, Nassau County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Judges and Lawyers Breast Cancer AssociationMemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
New York Family Law MonthlyResponding to Bullying: A Family Practitioner's Perspective2011

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Hofstra University School of LawFamily LawLL.M - Master of Laws2010
New England School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of RochesterPolitical Science & PsychologyBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
2010 Legal Workshop on Custody, Visitation & BullyingCustody, Visitation & Bullying for Mental Health Professionals2010
Nassau County Coalition Against Domestic VioenceAnti Bullying from a Legal PerspectiveN/A
Hofstra UniversityModern Divorce AdvocacyN/A