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Louis Sternberg is a graduate of Touro Law Center and an experienced litigator.


Awards and Honors include:

  • 2011 Empire State Counsel Honoree

  • 2012 Empire State Counsel Honoree

  • Exceptional Service to the Public and the Community Award.

  • CALI Award for Academic Excellence in the Family Law Clinic


  • New York State Bar

  • United States Supreme Court Bar



  • Suffolk County Bar Association

  • Nassau County Bar Association

  • New York State Bar Association

  • American Bar Association


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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 25%
  2. Uncontested Divorce: 20%
  3. Child Custody: 20%
  4. Child Support: 20%
  5. Mediation: 15%



Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2015
Top ContributorAvvo2015
Empire State CounselNew York State Bar Association2014
Superb RatedAvvo2014
Client's Choice AwardAvvo2014
Top ContributorAvvo2014
Long Island Public Interest and Pro Bono Attorney of the YearTouro Law Center2014
Empire State CounselNew York State Bar Association2013
Top ContributorAvvo2013
Empire State CounselNew York State Bar Association2012
Empire State CounselNew York State Bar Association2011
CALI Award for Academic Excellence in the Family Law ClinicTouro Law CenterN/A
Exceptional Service to the Public and the Community Award.Touro Law CenterN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Office of Louis L. Sternberg2010 - Present
Family Law Clinic Staff AttorneyTouro Law Center2010 - 2011
Association namePosition nameDuration
Suffolk County Family Court 18b PanelAttorney Panelist2013 - Present
Suffolk County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Nassau County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Huntington Lawyers ClubMemberN/A
Suffolk County Matrimonial Bar AssociationMemberN/A
United State Supreme Court BarMember of the BarN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Suffolk County Family CourtWon case, reduced arrears.
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Publication nameTitleDate
New York Family Law BlogHow to Divorce if Spouse Cannot be Located2013
New York Family Law BlogWhat is a Law Guardian or Attorney for the Child?2013
New York Family Law BlogFinancial Consequences of Short Term MarriagesN/A
New York Family Law BlogMarriages Performed by Internet Ministers May Be VoidN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
State University of New York at BuffaloLegal StudiesBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law CenterLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Divorce Boot CampCommencement of the Divorce and Motion Practice2015
Touro Family Law ClinicProfessionalism for Young Attorneys and Clinicians2013