Soraya Hurtado

Senior Attorney

Admitted to Practice

New York


Matrimonial & Family Law


With 20 years of expertise in Family law and Criminal Defense, Soraya has always maintained a profound commitment to justice and client welfare. She served as a Senior Staff Attorney at Sanctuary for Families’ NYC Family Justice Center, where she represented survivors of domestic violence in sensitive matters involving custody, visitation, family offense proceedings, and child support. She extended her expertise as a diligent Of Counsel and Associate at Fischer and Burstein, P.C., expertly representing clients in personal injury and family law matters. Her exceptional research, drafting, and advocacy skills were evident as she managed telephone and in-person intakes, represented clients at hearings and depositions, and handled all facets of legal documentation.

Soraya’s private practice at the Law Office of Soraya Hurtado, PLLC, demonstrated her impressive abilities to navigate various legal domains, including criminal defense, family law, and personal injury involving false arrests. She skillfully guided clients through all litigation phases, from arraignments to trials, and held a key role in drafting pleadings, legal memoranda, and substantive motions. Soraya’s profound impact extended further as she served as ‘Of Counsel’ to solo practitioners and small firms, providing invaluable assistance in drafting pleadings, court appearances, and trial preparation. Her unwavering dedication and multifaceted expertise have shaped her into a trusted advocate for those in need of exceptional legal representation.


  • Juris Doctor (JD), Brooklyn Law School
  • Master of Arts in International Affairs, George Washington University
  • Bachelor of Arts in International Studies, Marymount Manhattan College


  • Legal advice and representation for custody arrangements, child support matters, and orders of protection
  • Fluent in English and Spanish
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