Lynn J. Maier
Ms. Maier is a partner in the Family Law and Matrimonial Law department of Kurzman Eisenberg Corbin & Lever, LLP. Ms. Maier has practiced matrimonial and family law for more than thirty years and is extremely sensitive to the concerns and emotional issues faced by clients. Ms. Maier helps clients navigate difficult and complex legal issues including divorce, separation, settlement and/or separation agreements, pre-nuptial agreements and post nuptial agreements, custody, parental access and/or visitation; grandparent rights, support, enforcement and modification, paternity and other family matters. She also utilizes alternative dispute resolution techniques such as divorce mediation and collaborative divorce, to assist in the resolution and settlement of matrimonial issues. Ms. Maier represents clients in litigation of contested matrimonial and family matters, and practices in the Supreme and Family Courts of the State of New York.
Ms. Maier has taught, lectured and written in the field of matrimonial law. Most recently, she was a presenter at a program for attorneys at Pace University School of Law and for the Westchester Women' s Bar Association. She frequently lectures, together with judges and/or attorneys, at the New York State Parent Education and Awareness Program (PEACE) at the Westchester County Courthouse. Ms. Maier is the Articles Editor of the Domestic Law Review, a publication of the Westchester County Bar Association, and Co-Chair of the Alternative Resolution Committee of the Westchester Women' s Bar Association. As a member of the Board of Directors of the Westchester County Bar Foundation and the Justice Brandeis Westchester Law Society, Ms. Maier is very involved in providing services to the community.
As a dedicated member of the New York Association of Collaborative Professionals, Ms. Maier participates in the Collaborative Divorce process.
- Westchester County Bar Association
- Westchester Women' s Bar Association
- New York State Bar Association
- New York Association of Collaborative Professionals
- New York State Council on Divorce Mediation
- Justice Brandeis Westchester Law Society (Board of Directors)
- Westchester County Bar Foundation (Board of Directors)
- New Rochelle Bar Association
- International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
- "Collaborative Law: A New Technique for an Old Problem" - Domestic Law Review
- "Bringing The Parties Apart" - American Arbitration Association Dispute Resolution Journal
- New York Practice Guide - Domestic Relations (co-author – Chapter Modification)
- Yuda v. Yuda, 143 A.D.2d 657, 533 N.Y.S.2d 75
- Boyle v. Taylor, 2255 A.D.2d 441, 680 N.Y.S.2d 605