Steven formed the Law Offices of Steven E. Rosenfeld, P.C. in 1999 and since the inception of his practice, Steven has worked on a variety of cases in the areas of matrimonial, commercial, and real estate litigation. Steven has represented everyone from prominent celebrities, distinguished professionals, to small business owners, and housewives, always with the motto, the client comes first. He specializes in the areas of Family Law; Business Law; Commercial Litigation; Real Estate; and Employment Law.
Steven was admitted to practice law in the State of New York in 1982 giving him over 30 years of experience in litigating matrimonial, real estate, and commercial matters. Steven is one of only a handful of lawyers admitted to try cases before the U.S. Supreme Court. He is also admitted in both New York and New Jersey and has tried cases in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Chicago,IL, Florida and California. Steven graduated from Vermont Law School, cum laude in 1981, after earning his BA from Dartmouth College in 1978. Upon graduating from Vermont Law School, Steven clerked for the Honorable Arthur J. Hirsch, Justice of the New York Supreme Court, and then became employed with the firm Blodnick, Schultz, Abramowitz, et. al., where he worked on a variety of different litigation matters, including matrimonial and real estate cases. In November 1982, Steven joined the firm of Friedman Krauss and Zlotolow, where he worked principally on litigation cases including, family law, commercial litigation, and real estate litigation. In 1988, Steven joined the firm Stein and Garr, later becoming a named partner of the firm, Stein, Garr, and Rosenfeld, where he worked primarily in the area of matrimonial law.
Steven lives with his wife on the Upper East Side of Manhattan and has a daughter. Steven enjoys spending time with his family, playing tennis, golf, reading John LeCarre novels, and any movie with a good script.
1982 New York and New Jersey; 1983 U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York; 1999 U.S Supreme Court
- Law School
1981 Vermont Law School, J.D., cum laude
1978 Dartmouth College, B.A., cum laude National Institute of Trial Advocacy, NITA
Brooklyn Bar Association, Member, Executive Committee on Matrimonial Law New York State Bar Association Member, Sections on: Real Estate; Family Law; Business Law, Trial Lawyers)
- Reported Cases
Wanich v. Bitter, 12 Misc.3d 1165 (A), 820 N.Y.S.2d 847, 2006 WL 1547566, 2006 N.Y. Slip Op. 51062 (U), Unpublished Disposition, N.Y. Sup., May 31, 2006; L & C Hair Designers, Inc. v. Balestrieri, 277 A.D.2d 602, 2000 WL 1751270, 2000 N.Y. Slip Op. 10417, N.Y.A.D. 2 Dept., November 27, 2000; Dinieu v. Groff Studios Corp., 257 A.D.2d 218, 690 N.Y.S.2d 220, 1999 WL 315009, 1999 N.Y. Slip Op. 04672, N.Y.A.D. 1Dept., May 18, 1999; Will of Warsaski v. Spiegel, 258 A.D.2d 379, 685 N.Y.S.2d 684, 1999 WL 93636, 1999 N.Y. Slip Op. 01707, N.Y.A.D. 1 Dept., February 23, 1999; Lekutanaj v. Lekutanaj, 234 A.D.2d 429, 651 N.Y.S.2d 154, 1996 WL 722643, N.Y.A.D. 2 Dept., December 16, 1996; Matter of Estate of Warsake, 228 A.D.2d 275, 644 N.Y.S.2d 37, 1996 WL 325428, N.Y.A.D. 1 Dept., June 13, 1996; Mercantile & General Reinsurance Co., plc v. Colonial Assur. Co., 82 N.Y.2d 248, 624 N.E.2d 629, 604 N.Y.S.2d 492, 1993 WL 470908, N.Y., November 18, 1993; Frisch v. Bellmarc…