"I help people fight the divorce battles that matter, rather than wasting time, emotions and money on the ones that do not. That is what keeps my clients sane and sets them up for a workable post-divorce life.”
Corey M. Shapiro is a sought-after trial and appellate lawyer who concentrates his practice in all areas of matrimonial and family law, including custody, support, visitation, and equitable distribution. Mr. Shapiro is well-known for being a passionate advocate for his clients without resorting to hyperbole.
A highly respected trial lawyer, Mr. Shapiro has an AV® Preeminent™ rating from Martindale Hubbell. He has significant litigation and trial experience in New York’s Family and Supreme Courts.
Mr. Shapiro is also known for his work outside the courtroom and has extensive experience in negotiating prenuptial, separation and settlement agreements. Mr. Shapiro is a certified mediator who believes that most family law matters benefit from mediation.
Mr. Shapiro is a member of the matrimonial and family law committees and sections of the major bar associations, including the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, the New York State Bar Association, the Family and Divorce Mediation Council, and the American Bar Association.
Mr. Shapiro also believes that charitable service is an indispensable element of the private practice of law—and every bit as important as work for paying clients. He devotes countless hours to the New York Legal Assistance Group and National Alliance on Mental Illness of New York City.
Before opening his law firm in 2013, Mr. Shapiro was a partner of Wolfson Carroll & Shapiro.