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  1. EXPERIENCE: Over Two Decades
  2. EXCLUSIVITY: Firm Devoted Only to Divorce & Family Law
  3. RESOLUTION: Desired Outcomes Through Negotiation Saving Legal Fees
  4. LITIGATION: High Conflict Litigation & Trial Team Delivering Favorable Results

Top-rated divorce & family lawyers Delivering Exceptional legal Representation

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Kleyman Domestic Relations Law Firm Client

Val acted with honesty and integrity and that’s not something that you see every single day. You can’t put a price tag on that. At the end of the day, a legal firm is a business, but what that man has shown me is heart, compassion and understanding. In my personal opinion, this is the best law firm to be at.

Anyone can claim to be the best. it’s not until you are recognized by independent sources and your peers for your work that you can truly say it. Our attorneys are rated among the best NYC divorce lawyers.

Super Lawyers Rising Stars Selection: Val Kleyman (2016-2017), Super Lawyer Selection: Val Kleyman (2020 – 2022). This rating of Top Rated Family Law Attorney in New York is awarded to only 2.5% of attorneys by Super Lawyers, a rating service that selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process.

Val Kleyman was named in 1% Of Attorneys In The Nation by Nation’s Top Attorneys. Less than 1% of practicing attorneys in the United States are members and the recipients of this prestigious award demonstrated the highest ideals of the legal profession.

Val Kleyman was named one of the Top 30 Divorce Lawyers in New York City by the The National Advocates. Membership is extended solely to the select few of the most qualified lawyers who demonstrate superior qualifications of leadership, reputation, influence, stature and public profile.

Kleyman Law Firm ranked as #4 in TOP 12 Divorce Lawyers & Attorneys In New York by TrustAnalytica that monitors client ratings.

Val Kleyman is peer review rated for ethical standards and legal abilities by Martindale-Hubbell in the areas of divorce and family law in New York.

Val Kleyman is rated “Superb”, 10 out of 10 for divorce and family law by This top divorce lawyers in New York rating is awarded to attorneys with high level of satisfaction among past clients, as well as a seal of approval from other attorneys in the matrimonial law community.

Val Kleyman has been selected as an Elite Lawyer In New York since 2018 for the areas of matrimonial and family law by the Elite Lawyer, a rating service which recognizes attorneys who exhibit the highest degree of client satisfaction in their field.

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The Kleyman Law Firm was selected as on of the Top Divorce Lawyers In New York City by after analyzing credentials of 1,902 Divorce Lawyers serving New York City.

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Kleyman Domestic Relations Law Firm Client

They carried me every step of the way, walked me through the process and came out with the resolution that I needed. Val Kleyman & The Kleyman Law Firm – the only way to go.

The first step is to contact us and have your first free initial consultation with one of our attorneys. This can be done by telephone (recommended) or in person, if you prefer. You can call us at 212-401-1977 or fill out a Contact Form on our site.

If you are searching Google for “divorce lawyer near me”, “divorce attorney near me” or “divorce attorney nearby”, you have found the right place. Our office is located in Manhattan, but we have satellite locations in all cities such as Brooklyn, Queens, Bronx, Staten Island, Westchester and all of Nassau and Suffolk counties.

It’s a private and confidential case evaluation between you and one of our attorneys (by phone or at our office) to determine if our firm is a good fit for you and your legal issues. During this evaluation, one of our attorneys will obtain basic information about your specific divorce or family law matter. Then the attorney will identify and provide you with legal issues that must be resolved or that you may face in your case together with a general roadmap of the applicable legal process. You will receive information and answers related to your specific situation. We will also discuss our qualifications, fees and provide you with an anticipated quote for a starting retainer based on the perceived level of complexity and cooperation of the parties. We will make sure to provide you with all the information you need to understand your situation and to make an informed decision in terms of next steps.

The best way to start is to schedule a free case evaluation with one of our attorneys. You probably found many lawyers and law firms searching Google for “divorce lawyer near me”, “divorce attorney near me”, “divorce attorney nearby, you have found the right place. Now you need to interview different attorneys and find the best legal team for you and your case. Start by calling us first.

If we both decide to move forward, we will provide you access to our client management system where you will be able to review our retainer agreement and make a payment. While you may have Googled “divorce lawyer near me”, “divorce attorney near me”, “divorce attorney nearby” to find our firm, it is an extremely important that you find the right fit with a firm you like and trust. As such, you should carefully research attorneys and choose a legal team that has the required expertise and resources, is affordable to you, and will place your interests first. The choice is yours and we certainly hope we are the right firm for you.


Every client and case requires a unique individual approach. Our diverse backgrounds, differences, talents and abilities combined with our exclusive commitment to family law, enable us to offer a multidimensional and complete approach to the most difficult cases.