Karen has spent more than twenty-five years practicing exclusively in the area of matrimonial law. Karen joined the firm in 2007 after stints at her own law firm and as a partner in the matrimonial department at Squadron Ellenoff Plesent & Sheinfeld, LLP.
She has served on the Matrimonial Law Committee at the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, and was Chair of the Sub-Committee on Legislation.
Karen has co-authored, with a former client, a guide to New York matrimonial law entitled The Park Avenue Guide to Divorce (Even If You Live On Main Street), which was featured in a profile of her that appeared in the Mail on Sunday, the largest-circulation Sunday newspaper in Great Britain.
Karen has appeared in The Best Lawyers in America for the past several years, has been featured in the Bar Register of Prominent Women Lawyers, and is regularly honored by her peers as a “Super Lawyer” in the New York City metro area.
Karen is an accomplished pianist and serves on the Board of the American Friends of Salzburg Easter Festival.
1983 Russell Sage College, B.A., with highest honors