Lawrence Rothbart

9 Prospect Park West, Apt #6B
Brooklyn, New York 11215
United States
Office Phone: 917-204-8268
Member since 2008
Membership Type: IACP


Lawyer, Mediator
Area(s) of Practice: Collaborative Law<br> Family Law<br> Mediation
License(s): New York

Professional Activities

Member New York Association of Collaborative Professionals Member Family Divorce Mediation Council of Greater New York Immediate Past-President and Current Board Member Member, New York State Bar Association Family Law Section, 1981-present ADR Section 2007-present Member, Association of the Bar of the City of New York<br> Committee on Matrimonial Law, 1996-99, 2002-2005<br> Committee on Children and the Law 2005 to 2008br> Committee on Alternative Dispute Resolution 2019 to present Member, Brooklyn Bar Association Family Law Section, 1989 to present<br> ADR Committee, 2007 to present<br> Family Law Committee, 1993-2004 (former chair)<br> Arbitrator, Kings County Fee Dispute Panel Member, Legal Advisory Committee, Sanctuary for Families, 2006 to present<br>

Undergraduate Education

Brandeis University BA, Magna Cum Laude 1978 Sociology and American Studies

Professional Education

New York University School of Law JD 1981


Lawrence N. Rothbart, Esq. is an experienced attorney with years of divorce mediation experience. After spending more than twenty years in public service (including 16 years in the Matrimonial Part of the New York State Court System), Larry entered private practice first as Of Counsel to a boutique family law firm and starting in 2007, in his own practice in Downtown Manhattan serving primarily residents of Manhattan and Brooklyn. His practice encompasses, Collaborative Practice, Mediation (both as mediator and supportive/review attorney). Larry has devoted his career to helping individuals over the hurdle of divorce in a respectful and dignified manner in a multitude or processes. His passion and commitment means that separating couples in New York have a humane, thoughtful alternative to the traditional manner in which divorces and family issues have been resolved.