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With more than 40 years of experience in a wide range of Matrimonial and Family Law matters, Howard Leff has tried hundreds of spousal support, child support, equitable distribution, custody, family offense and many other related matters. Of note, Mr. Leff has successfully represented many clients in contested custody disputes, forensic cases, separate property claims and high net worth cases involving complex valuation and financial issues.
Throughout the metropolitan area, Mr. Leff has lectured extensively in public and private settings about matrimonial and family law on topics, including:
Over the years, Mr. Leff has had a very active appellate practice and has represented the prevailing party in several notable Appellate Division, Second Department cases that dealt with:
Mr. Leff is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Nassau County Bar Association and Suffolk County Bar Association. He is also a member of the Family Law Committees in those Associations. Throughout his career, he had been an active member of the Executive Committee of the Matrimonial Bar Association of Suffolk County and proudly served as its president. Mr. Leff is also a member of the prestigious New York Family Law American Inn of Court and has participated in a number of presentations given to that Association. Mr. Leff has also been a frequent lecturer to many bar associations on various topics many of which pertain to pre-trial and trial tactics, strategy and procedure.
Mr. Leff has received an “AV” rating by Martindale Hubbell, the highest rating an attorney can receive.