Contact Information

Phone: (212) 822-1444

Fax: (646) 274-0205


Clifford Lee Greenberg, Esq.


Mr. Greenberg has dedicated his entire career to helping children and families, first as a Law Guardian at the Legal Aid Society's Juvenile Rights Division in Manhattan, where he often advocated for children in high conflict disputes in hotly contested custody battles.  Thereafter, he started his own matrimonial practice, while simultaneously representing numerous foster care agencies and adoptive parents.  During his practice, he have assisted thousands of special needs children and their families and also resolved thousands of high conflict custody matters, child abuse and neglect and domestic violence cases.  As an expert in adoption, he hasbeen at the center of cases involving drug abuse, spousal abuse, domestic violence, child abuse and neglect. He is a guest lecturer at numerous foster care agencies and adoption conferences, including LGBT centers in the city, Long Island, Westchester and upstate New York.  He has authored six children's books on the topics of divorce mediation and adoption.  He has been designated a 2015 and 2016 Super Lawyer and am a member of the  American Academy of Adoption Attorneys and recipient of numerous awards from adoption agencies.


Top Attorneys in Metro New York Super Lawyers 2016
Top Attorneys in Metro New York Super Lawyers 2015
Super Lawyers Super Lawyers 2014
Angels in Adoption Congressional Coalition for Adoption Angels in Adoption award 2011
Service Award NYS Foster and Adoptive Parent Association 2010

Association name Position name Duration
New York County Lawyers Association member
American Academy of Adoption Attorneys Fellow
Brooklyn Bar Association member 
Association of the Bar of the City of New York