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Jacqueline Nicole Newman

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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 30%
    3 years
  2. Prenuptials: 30%
    3 years
  3. Family: 25%
    3 years
  4. Mediation: 10%
    3 years
  5. Uncontested Divorce: 5%
    3 years



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Contact info

Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP

521 Fifth Avenue, 31st Floor
New York, NY, 10175


NYCurrently registered 199903/07/2016
NJLicense Administratively Revoked199906/25/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 50 Women Attorneys in the NY Metro AreaSuperLawyers2014
New York Super LawyerNew York Super Lawyers2013
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013
Selected as NY lawyer for Divorce and Prenuptial AgreementsHaute Lawyer Network.2013
Lead Counsel RatedLead Counsel2013
Listed as Top 50 Women Attorneys in the New York Metro AreaNew York Super Lawyers2013
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2012
New York Super LawyersSuper Lawyers2012
10 Leaders in Matrimonial Law Under 45Ten Leaders2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerBerkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP1998 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Association of the Bar of the City of New YorkMemberN/A
New York State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Women's Bar Association of the State of New YorkMemberN/A
Family and Divorce Mediation Council of Greater New YorkMemberN/A
New York Collaborative Law GroupMemberN/A
The Redwoods InitativeFacultyN/A
Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Young Lawyers CommitteePast Executive CommitteeN/A
New York Association of Collaborative ProfessionalsBoard of DirectorsN/A
Publication nameTitleDate
MoneyGeek.comPlanning Financially For Divorce2016
Good Morning BritainJacqueline Newman Reports On The Madonna Custody Case2016
Bob Salter - WFANJacqueline Newman discussed how to keep an inheritance from going to a spouse during divorce, ways women suffer from financial abuse in marriage, and ways social media can hurt during divorce2016
About.comDoes an "Infidelity" Postnuptial Agreement Prevent Cheating?2016
People.comWhat Happens Without a Prenup? Divorce Lawyers Weigh In on Johnny Depp and Amber Heard's 15-Month Marriage2016
The WrapWhy Bill Cosby’s Wife Camille Was Ordered to Testify Against Him2016
Yahoo ParentingInside Bristol Palin’s Custody Battle Over Newborn Baby2016
Greenberg News, WNJC Super 1360 AMRadio Interview on Celebrity Divorces2015
The Washington PostIs the Upper East Side “wife bonus” a real thing?2015
Midpoint, NewsMax TVJacqueline Newman comments on Emotional Abuse as Grounds for Divorce2015
Yahoo ParentingAre Hyphenated Last Names Harmful for Kids?2015
Business Talk Radio - The Frankie Boyer ShowRadio interview discussing January divorces2015
This Morning America's First News with Gordon DealJanuary is Divorce Month2015
USA TodayKen Griffin's Citadel hit it big in 20142015
Yahoo Finance5 money mistakes that could wreck your second marriage2015
On The Brink Morning Show, CNBC News RadioWhy Bad Mouthing Your Spouse On Twitter & Facebook During Divorce Is A Bad Idea2015
Business InsiderHow to Protect a Business from Divorce2015
Business InsiderHow Divorces Among the Rich Differ from Middle Class Divorces2015
Business InsiderWhy The Ex-Wife Of Oil Tycoon Harold Hamm Didn't Accept This Check For $974,790,317.772015
New York PostBetter get divorced now — or it could cost you $110K a year2015
Time.comWho Gets Custody of the Family Dog2015
Sirius XM - "What She Said"Radio Interview on January being Divorce Month, Prenuptial Agreements and Same Sex Marriages2015
Half Full MagazineSame Sex Couples Less Likely to Get Divorced Than Straight Couples2015
Legal Broadcast NetworkNew York Attorney Jacqueline Newman Explains New York’s New Divorce Maintenance Payment Law2015
Cupid's Pulse, Celebrities, Love, OpinionsDivorce Attorney Jacqueline Newman Offers Relationship Advice "You Want to be Divorcing a Happier Spouse"2015
The Huffington PostDivorce Lawyers Brace For 'Tsunami' After Ashley Madison Hack2015
NY PostJosh Duggar had an Ashley Madison account2015
ABC 7Sofia Vergara's ex writes op-ed about wanting their frozen embryos back - Legal Analysis with NY Family Law Attorney Jacqueline Newman2015
Bev Smith ShowJacqueline Newman on Nationally Syndicated Bev Smith Show talking Ashley Madison Hack and Prenuptial Agreements2015
NBC 6 MiamiAshley Madison Hackers Threatening to Expose Sensitive Information2015
NBC 6 MiamiAshley Madison Hackers Threatening to Expose Sensitive Information2015
CNBC.comAshley Madison Hack: Evidence for Divorce?2015
Yahoo ParentingCan Jon Gosselin Seize Custody of Just One Child From Ex, Kate?2015
Techlicious10 Tech Issues to Consider If You're Going Through a Divorce2015
Cupid’s PulseWho Gets the Dog Post-Relationship and Love2015
Arise NewsArise Xchange host, Andrew Schmertz speaks to Jacqueline Newman a Family Law Attorney about why divorce rates rise when the economy gets stronger2015
Yahoo ParentingSubstance-Abuse History and Other Mysteries of Child-Custody Battles2015
Reuters.comThe $1 billion divorce: Why Harold Hamm's ex-wife didn't win more2014
CNBCIs Sage Kelly the new normal for Wall Street divorces?2014
Divorce Saloon InternationalDivorce Saloon: Collaborative Divorce Law in New York2014
Haute LawyerJacqueline Newman Talks Compliments and Difficult Clients2014
Stacyknows.com7 Mistakes to Avoid when getting Divorced2014
Haute LawyerJacqueline Newman Discusses the Interdisciplinary Model of Collaborative Divorce2014
Haute LawyerJacqueline Newman Talks Litigation Challenges for the Wealth,2014
The Huffington PostCrazy S$%$t People Fight Over2013
Glo.comQuestions to ask before calling it quits2013
US News and World ReportWhy a Collaborative Divorce Makes Financial Sense2013
Lawyers.comDon’t Vent on Facebook or Twitter during Divorce,2013
Woman's Day - QuotedWhat I Wish I Knew Before I Got Divorced2013
Glamour Magazine - QuotedSorry, We are not breaking Up!2013
Journey Beyond DivorceHow to Choose a Good Divorce Attorney2013
Shine from Yahoo - QuotedCarnations? Again? Why Post-Valentine's Day is a Popular Time for Divorce2013
The Huffington PostCrazy S$%$t People Fight Over2013
Crain's New York Business - QuotedSo you have a JD, now what?2012
The Huffington PostFacebook Ex Trashing: It can cost you.2012
Associated Press - QuotedKids or No Kids, One or Four, When Couples Disagree2012
The Grindstone - QuotedThe Savvy Career Woman’s Guide To Hiring A Lawyer2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
University of DelawareN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1996
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
The Real Story with Gretchen CarlsonApproval of Out-of-Wedlock Births Growing in U.S2015
The Hard LineJacqueline Newman on the San Bernardino shooter’s friend being indicted2015
NewMaxxJacqueline Newman discusses the lower divorce rate among military members2015
Biz Talk RadioJacqueline Newman talks recent trends in divorce2015
WPIX 11 Morning NewsPreventing Financial Abuse2014
WirelawyerMatrimonial Law with Jacqueline Newman2014
WireLawyerSocial Media and the Law: Panacea or Pandora's Box2014
WFAN 101.9 FM (66 AM) CBS 2Radio interview with Bob Salter discussing financial abuse, collaborative law, prenuptial agreements and divorce2014
UntiedShort Take: If You're Considering Divorce, Do This Now,2014
Midpoint on NewsMaxLegal Issues with Parents Spanking Children2014
Eyewitness News, ABC 7Disciplining children: How far is too far? Experts weigh in2014
Lawyers.comDon’t Vent on Facebook or Twitter during Divorce2013
Arise NewsCustody Battle Between Biological Father & Adoptive Parents2013
Arise NewsBaby Messiah2013
New York Financial Press•Prenup 101: Understanding the Basics2012
Collaborative Family Law class for The NY Association of Collaborative Professionals and the Center for Mediation in LawCollaborative Family Law2012
Introduction of Matrimonial Law for Collaborative Divorce Professionals for the New York State Unified Court SystemIntroduction of Matrimonial Law for Collaborative Divorce Professionals2010
Family Law Practice Class - Fordham UniversityFamily Law Practice2007