Divorce Lawyers in White Plains NY
Ms. Ressler’s practice is 100% dedicated to the areas of matrimonial and family law. She appears in Supreme Court and Family Court in Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Bronx, Staten Island, Westchester, Rockland, Long Island, Putnam and Orange Counties.
Ms. Ressler was admitted to the New York State Bar in February of 2003 and graduated from New York Law School in 2002. Prior to attending New York Law School, Ms. Ressler graduated with an Award of Distinction from York University in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Ms. Ressler serves an Attorney for Children in Westchester and Putnam Counties.
Her prior work history includes serving as a law clerk for the Honorable Jacqueline W. Silbermann who served as the Statewide Administrative Judge for Matrimonial Matters. She served as an intern at Lawyers for Children. She practiced at the Manhattan law firm of Mayerson Stutman, LLP (presently Mayerson, Abramowitz & Kahn, LLP) and she practiced in the Westchester law firm of DelBello, Donnellan, Weingarten, Wise & Wiederkehr, LLP.
Ms. Ressler’s memberships include the Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York; the Westchester Women’s Bar Association; New York County Lawyer’s Association; Westchester County Bar Association; The New York City Bar Association; The New York State Bar Association; The American Bar Association and Justice Brandeis Westchester Law Society
Meredith J. Kenyon
Meredith Jeanne Kenyon, Esq. is a graduate of Widener University School of Law (J.D. 2011) and was admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in 2011, the State of New Jersey in 2012 and the State of New York in 2015.
While receiving her degree, Ms. Kenyon worked as a Certified Legal Intern with the Dauphin County District Attorney’s Office in Harrisburg, PA, prosecuting a variety of criminal matters on behalf of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and was recognized for her pro bono work in that capacity. Ms. Kenyon also interned as a Guardian Ad Litem with The Children’s Law Center of Central North Carolina in Winston-Salem, NC. She also volunteered with the Student Animal Legal Defense Fund and was a member of Phi Alpha Delta International Law Fraternity.
After graduating from law school, Ms. Kenyon spent one year as an associate attorney practicing civil litigation at J. Craig Currie & Associates, P.C. in Philadelphia, PA. Ms. Kenyon then joined the firm of Novenstern Fabriani & Gaudio, LLP in 2013 where she spent two years handling a variety of divorce, child support and child custody, visitation, spousal maintenance, and equitable distribution matters.
Ms. Kenyon then joined the firm of Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP in 2015 where she spent three years handling a variety of general liability, matrimonial and family law matters.
Ms. Kenyon has continued practicing in the areas of matrimonial and family law since joining the firm of Ressler & Associates in July 2018.
Rachel Weiss, Esq. received her Juris Doctorate degree from Hofstra University School of Law in 2013 and was admitted to practice in the State of New Jersey in 2013 and the State of New York in 2014. While in law school, Ms. Weiss interned for Judge Robin Kent of the Nassau County Family Court.
She graduated with a Certificate of Excellence in Mediation and was the Managing Editor of Notes and Comments of the Family Court Review; her Note, “Unholy Clergy: Amending State Child Abuse Reporting Statutes to Include Clergy Members as Mandatory Reporters in Child Sex Abuse Cases,” was published in the Family Court Review Journal in April 2013.
Since graduating law school, Ms. Weiss has focused her career exclusively on matrimonial and family law and commenced the practice of law at the firm Richardson Legal, PLLC in Queens, New York in 2013 where she handled a variety of divorce, custody, child support and all family related matters .
She then continued the practice of matrimonial law after joining Collier Halper Newberg & Nolletti, LLP in 2016 where she practiced exclusively in the area of high-net worth divorces. Ms. Weiss has continued her practice in the area of matrimonial and family law and in March 2018, she joined Shalom Task Force, a non-profit organization working exclusively with victims of domestic abuse in the field of matrimonial law. Since joining Ressler & Associates in October 2018, she has continued to practice in the area of matrimonial and family law.