Darren D. Bleier, Esq.

Partner

Mr. Bleier brings to the firm a background rooted in negotiation and mediation. His training includes work for the Mediation Unit of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution. Mr. Bleier’s background in matrimonial law includes work for the former chief matrimonial judge of Nassau County Supreme Court, Hon. Robert Ross.

He is known among his peers for taking a strong stand while maintaining a calm demeanor, which he unquestionably developed while working as an educator prior to obtaining his legal education.

Mr. Bleier has extensive experience handling all aspects of matrimonial and family law matters, ranging from complex financial matters to child support, child abuse, domestic violence, and custody trials. He was one of the first attorneys to be certified in mediation under Part 146 of the New York State Unified Court System.

Mr. Bleier believes that it is always best for a couple to make the decisions for what is best for them and their family. To that end, he focuses much of his practice on divorce mediation, and prenuptial and postnuptial agreements.

Awards:

2019 “Top 40 Under 40” The American Society of Legal Advocates           

2019 “Top 10 Family Law Attorney” Attorney and Practice Magazine           

2019 “10 Best Attorneys for New York” American Institute of Family Law Attorneys     

2019 “Top 10 Attorneys Under 40” National Academy Of Family Law Attorneys   

2019 “10 Best” American Institute of Family Law Attorneys          

2018 “Top 100 Attorneys in Marriage and Prenuptials Law” Association of American Trial Lawyers

2018 “Top 40 Lawyers Under 40 Family Lawyers” American Society of Legal Advocates

2018 “Rising Star” SuperLawyers

2017 “Top 40 Under 40 Family Lawyers” The American Society of Legal Advocates

2017 “Rising Stars” Super Lawyers

2017 “Top 40 Under 40 Family Lawyers” The American Society of Legal Advocates

2017 “10 Best Attorneys” American Institute of Family Law Attorneys

2016 “Top 40 Under 40” The National Advocates

Education: St. John’s Law School (J.D.), Tel Aviv University (M.A. Middle Eastern History),

Languages: Fluent in Hebrew