Experienced and Dedicated New York City Divorce & Family Court Attorney.NYC Child Support Attorney, New York City Paternity Attorney with 25 years of Experience.NYC Divorce Lawyer Representing Clients in Contested & Uncontested Divorces & Separation Agreements.NYC Prenuptial Agreement Lawyer With Over 25 years of Experience With Complex and Simple Agreements.NYC Custody Lawyer with over 25 years of experience fighting for your rights.
|NY||Due to reregister within 30 days of birthday||1986||07/11/2016|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Divorce Saloon's Top Ten Female Divorce Lawyers in New York City||Divorce Saloon||2014|
|Top Contributor 2014 Divorce||Avvo||2014|
|10 - Superb -Top Attorney Divorce||Avvo||2014|
|American Jurisprudence||American Jurisprudence Award||1983|
|Owner||Vivien I. Stark, P.C.||2004 - Present|
|Supervising Attorney||Adam Ira Klein, P.C.||1986 - 2004|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Greater New York Chamber of Commerce||Member||2012 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Member||2011 - Present|
|New York County Lawyers' Association, Matrimonial Law Section||Member||2009 - Present|
|New York County Lawyers' Association||Mentor to Attorneys in the Legal Clinic||2009 - Present|
|New York State Bar Association||Member||2004 - Present|
|Divorce - New York County||Representation of father. Spousal support limited to 2 years, no requirement for payment of private school. The court ordered equal division of marital assets.|
|Montalvo v. Montalvo, 43 A.D.3d 1013, 842 N.Y.S.2d 504 (2nd Dept. 2007)||The second commencement date is the proper date to be used.|
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|Aspatore Book publication||Inside The Minds, Strategies For Family Law In New York||2013|
|St John's University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1985|
|State University of New York, Albany||Political Science||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1982|
|New York County Lawyers' Association CLE Legal Counseling Project||Matrimonial and Family Law||2014|
|New York County Lawyers' Association CLE Legal Counseling Project||Matrimonial and Family Law||2013|
|New York County Lawyers' Association CLE, Legal Counseling Project||Matrimonial and Family Law||2012|
|Panelist Speaker on Hot 97 (NY Radio Program)||Do Fathers Have Rights At All?||2011|
|New York County Lawyers' Association, CLE, Legal Counseling Project||Matrimonial and Family Law||2011|
Posted by Jonathan R.
she represented me in my divorce case a couple of months ago, and I was pleased with the result (or as pleased as you can be in a divorce). I got the sense that Ms Vivien really cares about her clients and isn't just in it for the money. She's very knowledgeable in family law and gives excellent advice. His hourly fee is a bit high but I felt I got good value for the $$. I would recommend her.
Posted by Anna
Ms. Stark is a wonderful person both on a professional and personal level. Her work has always proven to be outstanding. She is a very caring and devoted to her clients and would highly recommend her.
Posted by Jake
Vivien is an excellent lawyer. She is not only knowledgeable of the laws and the system, but also over Judges and lawyers she goes up against. She has an excellent read on others, and keeps calm despite how often I lost my head during "the process."
It took 1.5yrs for Vivien to help me gain custody of my beautiful daughter. Vivien still keeps herself available to answer any questions or concerns I might have. And when it feels the sky is falling, Vivien goes over the laws point by point until I am at ease.
I will use Vivien again and again and would recommend her without a moments hesitation!
Posted by Ella
I used Vivien for a child support case. Working with her was an amazing experience. I had gone to other lawyers for a consultation and payed high fees but wasn't satisfied with their suggestions and didn't feel the positive energy I immediately felt with Vivien. After going over all the details of my case she told me what my options were and came up with a plan that made total sense and followed through with it. The office staff was pleasant to deal with. My calls were returned promptly and all questions and concerns were handled in a patient and competent way.
I am deeply grateful for everything she did for me and highly recommend her to anyone looking for a divorce attorney.
Posted by ELIZABETH
I am Thanking Vivien Stark and her staff for helping me with my difficult divorce.
Vivien Stark and her assistants not only gave me the most professional service but they helped me with professional care. Ms. Stark encouraged me to keep the faith and that she will handle all my needs. Her staff I have to say we're very attentive to my needs. The mannerism I loved from Ms. Stark's company, I started with Ms. Starks company about 9 months ago and was completely done with my divorce. I am very impressed with Ms. Stark and her company and was very happy with the price that was quoted to me, I also have to say Ms. Stark's company was very reasonable because Ms. Starks company was also able to give me a payment installment.
Posted by Cheryl
Recommended through a friend to review my Pre-nup. She explained it all to me in "english" so to speak. Patient with all of my questions and highlighted some unfair issues. She was able to negotiate them so that the agreement was fair for the both of us which is should be. I found her easy to work with and fair with her time in ratio to her billing. She made this event a lot easier for me to deal with.
Martin Mohr, Family Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
As an attorney who works in the Bronx, I have interacted with Mrs. Stark and see her on a regular basis as well. As an attorney in the legal community I have had the opportunity to speak with her personally as well as read her posts in the Avvo community forums and she demonstrates a firm understanding of the law.