Awards and Lectures

Gail Katz Memorial Award
Pace Women’s Justice Center, 10/19/11

Proclamation for Exemplary Service
NY State Senator Suzi Oppenheimer, 10/19/11

Certificate of Distinguished Service
Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, 10/19/11

Congressional Proclamation
US Congresswomen Nita M. Lowey, 10/19/11

NY State Senator Andrea Stewart-Cousins, 10/19/11

Recipient of 2010 Above the Bar Award for Most Socially Conscious Attorney.

Certificate of Appreciation
Westchester County Executive Andy Spano, 11/29/01

Recognition Outstanding Commitment & Service to Victims of Domestic Violence
People Against Domestic Violence, 9/22/00


Hope’s Door Annual Luncheon Keynote Address, October 11, 2013

One Billion Rising Featured Speaker, February 9, 2013
National Business Institute Seminar: Family Law From A To Z
“Common and Not So Common Family Law Issues and Answers”     March 7, 2011

Department of Justice Survivor Law Project Pro Bono Lawyer Panel Training
“Custody”     March 9, 2004

Pace Women’s Justice Center Mandatory Training for Moderate Means Matrimonial Panel
“Custody”     June 12, 2003

Pace University School of Law Think Tank
“Junk Science v. Novel Science Evidence: Parental Alienation Syndrome, Getting It Wrong In Custody Cases”, published in the Pace Law Review, Vol. 24, No.1     May 22, 2003

Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York
“Addressing the Representational Needs of Children     May 3, 2003

Irvington High School’s Anti-Defamation League’s World of Difference Day Program/Keynote Speaker
“Women’s Issues Day”     March 13, 2003

Westchester Women’s Bar Association
“Nuts ‘n Bolts Family Law     February 12, 2003

Pace Women’s Justice Center Mandatory Training for Moderate Means Matrimonial Panel
“Custody”     April 30, 2001

Westchester Womens’ Bar Association and Westchester County Bar Association Family Law Committees

“To Tape Or Not To Tape”     April 26, 2001

Fordham University School of Law
Advanced Legal Writing – Family Law Drafting     March 27, 2001

Pace Women’s Justice Center Workshop
“An Overview of Financial Issues in Divorce”     2000-2001

Putnam County People Against Domestic Violence
Keynote Speaker – Annual Dinner     September 2000

Westchester Women’s Bar Association’s Lawyering and Parenting Committee
“Starting Your Own Home Office”     June 14, 2000