Shauna Tesser-Friedman

Matrimonial and Family Law
Miller Zeiderman Wiederkehr & Schwarz LLP
110 East 59th Street
23rd Floor
New York, NY 10022
914-455-1000
www.mzwnylaw.com


Shauna Tesser-Friedman is an associate at Greenspoon Marder. Her practice is focused on family and matrimonial law, including pre- and post-nuptial agreements, equitable distribution, the determination of separate property, spousal support, child support, post-judgment modifications and enforcement, and child custody and access. She represents clients in all aspects of settlement, litigation and the negotiation and drafting of agreements.

Ms. Tesser-Friedman is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the New York Women’s Bar Association and the New York County Lawyer’s Association, where she serves as the Vice Chair to the Hon. Ariel Belen (Ret.) for the Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee.

Prior to becoming an attorney, Ms. Tesser-Friedman enjoyed a career as a television producer.

Court Admissions

Supreme Court, State of New York 

Bar Admissions

New Jersey

New York

Education

J.D., St. John’s University School of Law, 2013

Dean’s Award, Excellence in Appellate Advocacy

Consumer Justice for the Elderly, Litigation Clinic

Dean’s Travel Study Program, Scotland

B.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2004

French and Communication Arts, Double Major

Professional and Community Involvement

New York State Bar Association, Member

New York Women’s Bar Association, Member

New York County Lawyer’s Association, Member

Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee, Secretary, 2013-2014

Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee, Vice-Chair, 2016-2017

Publications

Co-Author, “The Importance of Educating Tomorrow’s Lawyers in ADR,” New York County Lawyer, Vol. 8, Issue 22, June 2014

Speaking Engagements

Speaker, “What You Need to Know About Alternative Dispute Resolution,” New York County Lawyer’s Association, February 2014