Kari Lichtenstein

Kari H. Lichtenstein is a founding partner at SSL, LLP, and boasts over twenty years of experience in family law. Lichtenstein’s background in social work and family law provides her clients with an empathetic approach to navigating the emotional impact of divorce.

Kari Lichtenstein

Kari H. Lichtenstein is a founding partner with more than twenty years of experience in family law and is known for her compassion and unwavering support of her clients. Through her experience in family law and her background in social work, Kari has developed a deep understanding of the emotional impact a divorce can take on all involved.

Kari takes special care to find ways to lessen the toll on her clients as they go through this arduous process. Her empathetic approach and forethought can be seen whether she’s representing her client in settlement negotiations or advocating for them in court. Kari never backs down from a fight, and she prides herself on helping her clients navigate through the emotional storm of a difficult divorce. 

For those couples who wish to work collaboratively in resolving the issues of their divorce, Kari is a certified mediator. In this role, she assists couples in finding effective and practical solutions while avoiding the litigious nature of the courtroom. 

Kari received her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan and her law degree, cum laude, from Loyola University Chicago School of Law.

Kari is a member of the Family Law Section of the New York State Bar Association and served as a member of the Matrimonial Law Committee of the New York City Bar Association. She previously served on the Matrimonial Law Committee of the City Bar. Kari’s notable career has seen her regularly listed in the annual Super Lawyers publications. 

Contact Kari at kari.lichtenstein@sslllp.com or 646-688-4416