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ABOUT Robert J. Lewis

Robert Lewis is a Partner in the Matrimonial and Family Law practice at Taub & Lewis LLP.

In 15 years of practice as an Attorney, Mr. Lewis has successfully litigated numerous matrimonial actions involving high net worth individuals, celebrities and professional athletes.

Robert Lewis has handled Family Law matters involving current and former players in the National Football League (NFL); the National Hockey League (NHL); the National Basketball Association (NBA); and Major League Baseball (MLB) with the utmost respect for their privacy and confidentiality.

He has extensive experience and proficiency with all issues relating to divorce; child custody and visitation; child support; spousal support (Alimony); equitable distribution of property; prenuptial, post-nuptial and separation agreements; and same sex partnerships, marriages, and divorces.

Robert Lewis has particular expertise and experience with respect to:

• Prenuptial agreements, divorces, child support and paternity issues relating to Professional Athletes and their families;

• Divorces involving Hedge Fund and Private Equity Fund professionals;

• Custody matters involving special needs children;

Mr. Lewis has also helped successfully litigate some of the largest art fraud cases in recent history.

Widely recognized for his authoritative knowledge in his field, he has been honored with an AV-Preeminent* rating from Martindale-Hubbell and has been featured in The New York Times, New York Magazine, and Readers Digest.

He has taught legal writing, with an emphasis on Matrimonial and Family Law, at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law.

He resides in Nassau County with his wife and is the proud father of twins.

Speaking/Lectures

Mr. Lewis has acted as a Legal Expert on Family Law and relationships for The Rachael Ray Show and ABC News and has been featured in The New York Times and New York Magazine.

Mr. Lewis has taught Matrimonial and Family Law, at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law

Awards & Honors

Super Lawyers- New York Metro

Selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers 2013-2018 as one of the top attorneys in New York in the field of Family Law.

Top 40 Family Lawyers Under 40 in the State of New York

Dec 2012 The American Society of Legal Advocates

Selected as one of the Top 40 Family Lawyers Under 40 in the State of New York by The American Society of Legal Advocates.

New York Metro Area’s Outstanding Young Lawyers – Family Law

Sep 2011 Top Attorneys

Super Lawyers-Rising Stars

Sep 2011 Selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers-Rising Stars Edition 2011 as one of the top attorneys in New York.

TOP 10 ATTORNEYS UNDER 45 – Greater New York- Matrimonial and Divorce Law

Feb 2011 Ten Leaders

Recognized by Ten Leaders as one of the top ten attorneys in New York under the age of 45 in the practice area of Matrimonial and Divorce law.

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Areas of LAW

  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Divorce
  • Family
  • Prenuptial Agreements

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