Over 20 years experience handling matrimonial (divorce) and family law (custody, visitation, child support) matters. Having litigated more cases than I can recall, I am a firm believer in negotiating settlements whenever possible. It is much better for people facing divorce or other family law matters to resolve their issues themselves with the help of lawyers (accountants and therapists as necessary) rather than have the Court decide for you.
Attorney for more than 30 years.
Also represent families with health care proxy/ end-of-life issues.
Karen L. Cahn, Esq.
232 Madison Avenue
Sole practitioner with more than twenty years experience handling matrimonial and family law matters.
Practice devoted to family/matrimonial matters and residential transactional real estate. A lawyer for more than 35 years. As I run my own practice, I am able to provide individual attention to all my cases. With an eye toward resolution whenever possible, I try to avoid unnecessary and costly litigation. My experience has given me the ability to anticipate issues and draft settlement agreements that are comprehensive and detailed, thus helping to avoid future problems. I take great pride in helping people move on with their lives and do so in an expeditious fashion.
Ms. Cahn's practice is driven by her passion to help people and she does this on her own terms. Working in her own practice, she is able to stay true to her values which is a commitment to providing legal services to her clients in an atmosphere that leaves room for creativity and flexibility. Her approach to cases is driven by her honest and pragmatic approach which, coupled with her experience and knowledge of real estate and her attention to detail and "get it done" attitude, makes her an excellent attorney to handle residential sales and purchases. Ms. Cahn's years of practice have not diminished her passion for helping people in their family law and real estate matters and she accomplishes this in the most efficient and least stressful manner possible.
Washington College of Law
JD NY 1980
Member, NYS Bar Association, NYC Bar Association, NYC Bar Association Bioethics Committee
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