Val Kleyman

Top 30 Matrimonial and Family Law
The Kleyman Law Firm
305 Broadway
Suite 100
New York, NY 10007
(212) 401-1977

Val Kleyman is the founding member of the Kleyman Law Firm. Mr. Kleyman has been practicing divorce and family law from the inception of his legal career. Governed by principles of delivering the highest degree of legal representation to his clients and effectively helping individuals and families through the most difficult times of their lives, Mr. Kleyman began his private practice in 2004. With focus on litigation and complex high net worth matrimonial cases Mr. Kleyman quickly earned a reputation of a talented litigator among his peers. Through handling of divorce cases involving substantial financial assets and representing many of the Wall Street elite, Mr. Kleyman became known as "The Wall Street Divorce Lawyer".

Another aspect of Mr. Kleyman's practice focuses on resolution and settlement of complicated divorce issues through negotiation outside of courts. Val is known for his signature resolution and problem solving approach to matrimonial and family issues helping clients and their families find the best possible settlement terms. Mr. Kleyman has been rates as one of the Top 100 Lawyers In New York in divorce and family law by The National Advocates, maintains a perfect, 10 out of 10, rating on Avvo, and has many distinguishing awards and honors. Val appears on national television and other mass media as a commentator on divorce and family law issues. He is also on the faculty of Marino Legal Academy and teaches continued legal education classes to other attorneys.


12+ years of divorce & family law experience

Handled over 1,000 Divorce & Family Law Cases in NY

Conducted over 200 divorce mediations

Experience with high net worth cases involving investment portfolios, foreign assets and real estate

Commentator in the media on current issues in New York divorce & family law

Founder of Libra Professional Network with over 3,500 legal professional members

Teaches continued legal education to other attorneys


Brooklyn Law School, NY Juris Doctor, 2004

Syracuse University, NY, Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience & Psychology, 1999

Professional Licenses

New York State Bar

Southern District of New York Federal Court

Eastern District of New York Federal Court

Professional Associations

Libra Professional Network

New York State Bar Association

Psy Chi National Honor Society

Awards & Honors

Top 100 Lawyers, Divorce & Family Law - The National Advocates

Top Divorce Attorney, 10 out of 10 rating - Avvo

Top Attorneys In North America - Who's Who Directories