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Val Kleyman is a partner at KLEYMAN LAW FIRM. From the very beginning of his legal career, Val began to focus on divorce and family law litigation matters.  He was quickly recognized by his peers and judges as a talented litigator with a unique ability to resolve matters quickly and efficiently. Mr. Kleyman is able to safeguard his clients from a tremendous amount of stress, aggravation and emotional and financial burden associated with divorce and litigation.  Using his experience gained through resolution of hundreds of cases, Val is able to accurately assess and predict the outcome.  More importantly, for Mr. Kleyman, the best interests of his clients and their families are always in first place.  Each matter is handled individually and with great compassion and understanding.  Mr. Kleyman personally supervises and oversees the strategy and handling of every single legal matter handled by KLEYMAN LAW FIRM. 


Languages spoken: Russian, English

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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 75%
    13 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Family: 25%



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  • Florian Bruno

    I endorse this lawyer. Val is an extremely hardworking attorney who has a creative approach that is needed to resolve divorce cases. He is an efficient and forceful negotiator. Also he's very well connected in the entire legal community in NYC.


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top Attorneys Of North America - Divorce & Family LawWho's Who Legal2016
Superb RatingAvvo2016
Top 100 LawyersThe National Advocates2016
10 Best In NYAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2016
Rising StarsSuper Lawyers2016
Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2016
Top 10 Attorneys Under 40National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys2016
Attorney-Community ServiceJCC Of Staten Island2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerKleyman Law Firm2005 - Present
PartnerBaker, Sanders, Barshay, Grossman, Fass, Muhlstock & Neuwirth, LLC2010 - 2013
PartnerTreyvus Konoski & Kleyman2004 - 2006
Association namePosition nameDuration
New York State Bar AssociationMember2016 - Present
Libra Legal NetworkFounder2014 - Present
ABRUDBoard Member2010 - Present
New York County Lawyers' AssociationMember2013 - 2015
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Gutman v. GutmanSettlement
Elterman v. EltermanTrial won
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brooklyn Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Syracuse UniversityNeuroscience & PsychologyBS - Bachelor of Science1999
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
TV AppearanceAshely Madison Implications On Divorce2015
Marino CLE ProgramManaging Your Legal Career And Practice2015
Continued Legal EducationLegal Career2014
Brooklyn Bar Association CLELegal Networking2014