Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C.

Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C.

Protecting Your Rights in Family Law

Firm Overview

At Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C., we are focused on giving the people of Long Island the compassionate and experienced support that the need. We understand how difficult the divorce process can be, or any other legal matter related to your family or children. We're committed to helping clients navigate the legal process as painlessly and effectively as possible. Established in 1976, Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C., is now one of the largest and most well-respected matrimonial law firms on Long Island.
Main Office

1010 Northern Blvd
Suite 300
Great Neck  NY  11021

  • (516) 773-8300
  • (516) 773-8304


Free Initial Consultation?

Yes, we do offer a free initial consultation.

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

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Hourly Rates

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Office Information

Office Hours

Monday through Friday
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Emergency After Hours


If you are considering filing for a divorce, you should consult with a Long Island divorce lawyer you can trust. The law office of Wisselman, Harounian & Associates is the place for you. Contact the firm and learn how you can move your case forward.
Divorce is a long, painful, and often tedious process. Due to the nature of family relationships, it can be extremely difficult to work through. If you have found yourself in this situation and are wondering where you should even begin to search for the right attorney, you should look no further than the law firm of Wisselman, Harounian & Associates. The team at this firm has more than 150 years of combined experience, and they are well equipped to take on your situation and assist you today. Are you dealing with problems pertaining to equitable distribution or other complex issues of divorce? You need to know where you can turn to procure the help your case requires. A lawyer at this firm can answer any questions you may have. Moreover, if you are interested in learning more about the process of mediation, you should ask an attorney at this firm to inform you. In fact, a lawyer at the office can offer you that service, providing unbiased assistance to you and your spouse as you seek to make mutually satisfactory decisions. Do you have questions about women’s divorce rights or fathers’ rights? Perhaps you would like to know more about parenting after divorce or what is involved in child custody and support issues. It is absolutely imperative that you have a thorough understanding of child custody options available to you so that you can make the most informed decision for your children. You may be curious as to what is involved in legal custody, physical custody joint legal custody, or sole legal custody. An attorney at this firm will be glad to assist you. Moreover, if you need assistance in enforcing child custody, you can receive the help and support you’ve been searching for when you come to this firm. A lawyer at the office has dealt with modification of child custody orders and child support enforcement issues. If you have questions about child support, you can learn all about it when you come to this firm. Contact the office to secure trustworthy help.

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

As matrimonial and family law attorneys, we know that nothing is more important than the safety and security of your family. We believe that, through family and matrimonial law, we can help our clients people just like you protect their families and their future. There is not area of law that is more emotionally tied or closer to the heart than family law. That's why our lawyers strive to handle every case with the care and attention to detail that it deserves.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

I firmly believe that clients should never be left in the dark regarding their own cases. Therefore, we always encourage clients to be well-informed about the legal issues they are surrounded with. If necessary, we are ready and willing to sit down with our clients and explain every facet of their case. This level of commitment and understanding is what sets our law firm apart from the rest.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?

As a firm, our goal is the get clients the results they need. If we feel that the document may help them achieve a successful case outcome, then we welcome it.

Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

We are willing to sit down with our clients to discuss their cases and, together, determine the best legal path to obtain the results that they need. With the help o f a skilled legal advocate by their sides, clients can have confidence that an experienced attorney will be by their side through every facet of the case. Without an attorney, it may be difficult to achieve the results that they need.

Jerome Wisselman

In 1976, Attorney Jerome A. Wisselman, Esq. founded Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C., a matrimonial and family law firm on Long Island. Today, Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C. is one of the largest, most reputable divorce law firms in the area, and boats of a highly acclaimed legal team and reputation for excellence.

Jerome has garnered the attention of many legal organizations and is highly regarded by his legal peers. He has been selected for inclusion in New York Metro Super Lawyers and was named among the "Top New York Lawyers" by Arrive Magazine. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association, and the Nassau, Suffolk, and Queens County Bar Associations.

With a strong background in accounting, Jerome approaches each case with an eye for detail, always focusing on the best interests of his clients. Some of his practice areas include high net worth divorces, child custody matters, asset division, and grandparents' rights.
  • Bar Number: 1542026
    New York , 1973
  • Brooklyn Law School
    J.D. , 1972
    Brooklyn, NY
  • New York University School of Law
    LL.M. , 1972
    New York, NY
  • Queens College, City University of New York
    B.A. , 1969
    Flushing, NY

Jacqueline Harounian

Jacqueline Harounian, Esq. is a partner at Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C., where she handles matrimonial, family, and divorce law cases throughout Long Island. She is recognized as a leader in family law and the Long Island legal community. She is an experienced trial attorney, a compassionate legal advocate for her clients, and unafraid to handle the toughest and most complex family and divorce issues, including child custody, child support, alimony, high-conflict divorces, and more.

After earning her undergraduate degree from Columbia College, where she graduated cum laude with a B.A. in English Literature, Jacqueline continued her education at Hofstra University School of Law, graduating with honors in 1994. In the past decade, Jacqueline has built a reputation for excellence in her field of law. She has been named a top-rated family lawyer by the NY Law Journal and selected among the "Top 50" women attorneys in the New York metro area.
  • Bar Number: 2689370
    New York , 1995
  • Hofstra University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate

Derrick A. Rubin

Derrick A. Rubin graduated from Hofstra University School of Law with a J.D. in 1984. With more than 20 years' experience in the legal field, is prepared to handle a wide variety of family and divorce law issues. Additionally, he has years of experience handling real estate, estate planning, civil litigation, corporate, personal injury, debtor / creditor, and criminal law. Derrick is admitted to the New York State Bar and licensed to practice it he Eastern and Southern Districts of New York.

When it comes to finding the right family law attorney, experience is vital to the success of your case. As a family law, Derrick knows that experience alone will not give his clients help they need. That's why he seeks to connect with each client's unique circumstances, to create a strategy that is designed to get the best possible result for their case. His family law practice areas include custody, visitation, divorce, alimony, asset division, and a wide range of other legal matters.
  • Bar Number: 2003994
    New York , 1985
  • Hofstra University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate

Lloyd C. Rosen

With more than a decade of experience in the legal field, Lloyd C. Rosen has the skill and experience to get the results his clients need and deserve. Whether handling a difficult child custody case, or settling a high net worth divorce, Lloyd treats every client with the respect and compassion that they deserve. This level of dedication is what sets Lloyd and the rest of the legal team at Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C. apart from the competition.

Lloyd graduated from Hofstra University School of Law in 1993. Before earning his Juris Doctorate, he completed a B.A. in American Literature at Hofstra University. Today, he is a member of the Nassau County Bar Association and the New York Bar Association, Family Law Section. In addition to his education and professional experience, Lloyd has earned the attention and respect of his legal peers, and is a known speaker and lecturer in the local family law community.
  • Bar Number: 2580447
    New York , 1994
  • Hofstra University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate

Randall Malone

If you're facing a divorce, you need an attorney who truly cares about you and your family. As an associate attorney at Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C., Randall Malone, Esq. is a well-versed in the field of matrimonial, divorce, and family law. Before he began his legal career, Randall was a corporate officer for a national real estate syndicate. Today, he uses this experience to create aggressive and effective legal strategies for each of his clients.
  • Bar Number: 2765931
    New York , 1996
  • Hofstra University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate , 1995

Jordan E. Trager

Jordan joined the legal team at Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C. in 2011. Before the firm, he accumulated nearly two decades of experience in the legal field. Today, he uses his skill and knowledge to create effective solutions to his clients' cases. Jordan graduated from the University of New York at Albany with a B.A. in American History and continued his education at Hofstra University School of Law, where he graduated with a J.D. in 1994. His practice areas include divorce, family, and matrimonial law matters.
  • Bar Number: 2666071
    New York , 1995
  • Hofstra University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate , 1994

Lisa M. Gardner

Lisa M. Gardner is divorce and matrimonial lawyer at Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C., where she handles a broad range of legal matters related to child custody, support, alimony, separation, prenuptial agreements, postnuptial agreements, and more. As a family attorney, she understands the importance of finding unique solutions to her client's legal problems. She is compassionate, and always concerned with the well-being and future security of her clients' families and futures.

Facing a divorce is never easy. That's why Lisa strives to focus on finding the best possible solutions for every family she helps. Lisa earned her undergraduate degree in Political Science from the University of Michigan and her Juris Doctorate from Hofstra School of Law. She joined Wisselman, Harounian & Associates, P.C. in 2012, where she continues to serve clients with the highest level of customer service, compassion, and care. Lisa is admitted to the New York State Bar and the New Jersey State Bar.
  • Bar Number: 4652392
    New York , 2009
  • Hofstra University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate

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