Honors & Awards

rated, reviewed & awarded
 top NYC divorce & family law attorneys 

We are proud to have our work in the matrimonial field recognized.


Val Kleyman is selected as a Rising Star and Super Lawyer. Catherine McKinney, Andriana Toscano and Beatrice Leong are selected as Rising Stars. These ratings are awarded to only 2.5% of attorneys by Super Lawyers, a rating service that selects attorneys using a patented multiphase selection process.

The National Advocates

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.

National Association Of Distinguished Counsel

Val Kleyman was named in “1% Of Attorneys In The Nation” in divorce and family law. Less than 1% of practicing attorneys in the United States are members of the “Nation’s Top Attorneys”. The recipients of this prestigious award is rated “Top Divorce Lawyer NYC” and have demonstrated the highest ideals of the legal profession.


Val Kleyman is rated “Superb”, 10 out of 10 for divorce and family law by Avvo.com. 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.


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

The elite lawyer

Val Kleyman has been selected as “Elite Lawyer” In New York 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.

lead counsel

Val Kleyman received “Lead Counsel” certification as best divorce lawyer NYC. Certification is awarded to attorneys that demonstrate significant legal experience, but must also receive multiple peer recommendations advocating his or her ability.

American Society Of Legal Advocates

Val Kleyman was selected as “Top 100 Family Lawyers” by the American Society Of Legal Advocates. This selection is awarded to only 1.5% of lawyers nationwide and is based on stellar legal credentials, leadership, highest professional standards and proven commitment to community engagement.