Rayne M. Sassower, Esq.

Rayne M. Sassower, Esq.


Professional Honors

Access to Justice Champion (2013) Nassau County Bar Association; New York State Courts (2014)

Admitted to Practice

New York


Family Offenses, Parental Alienation, Child Custody, Child Visitation, Relocation


Family law litigation, member of the Brooklyn Bar Association Family Court Committee and Family Law Section; adjunct professor Hunter College paralegal program (litigation); Published Brooklyn Barrister (Brooklyn Bar Association) Parents’ Decision to Share Custody Does Not Obviate the Child’s Right to Support (September 2016); Producer, Silent Voices (1998) documentary detailing the psychological effects of family violence. Board Member North Hempstead Task Force for the Prevention of Family Violence (1998-2001) New York State Bar Association, Family Law Section, Family Court Committee, Continuing Legal Education Committee, and Committee on Public Service and Education (all 2018)


New York University (BFA); Western Michigan Thomas M. Cooley Law School (JD) Dean’s List, Certificate of Merit(Evidence)


Contested and Uncontested Divorce, Custody and Visitation (Parenting Time), Distribution of Property (Equitable Distribution), Child Support, Spousal Support (Maintenance), Parental Alienation, Family Offenses -Obtaining, and Defending Against an Order of Protection, Relocation, Paternity, Enforcement, and Post-Judgment Modification.

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