Allison L. Rockmore, Esq.
Partner - Garden City Family Lawyer
Ms. Rockmore received her Juris Doctor from St. John's Law School in
1996 and has been practicing law since 1997. She concentrates primarily in
family law, and has extensive experience in vigorously contested matters of child
custody and parenting access, support and the financial incidents of divorce.
Throughout her career, Ms. Rockmore has settled hundreds of cases and successfully
tried others entailing complex equitable distribution issues, child custody
and support issues. Ms. Rockmore appears before the Judges of the Family
Courts, Supreme Courts and also the Judges of the Appellate Division.
Having gone through a highly contested divorce herself, Ms. Rockmore is
keenly aware of the sensitive and emotional issues present in a divorce,
which allow her to handle each matter both sensitively and aggressively
to maintain the client's rights.
As a devoted mother of three, Ms. Rockmore's personal experience and
compassionate nature enable her to help clients address not only legal
issues, but the emotional stressors and difficulties as well. Ms. Rockmore
prides herself on staying at the forefront of all current developments
in matrimonial and family law in order to effectively represent the firm's
diverse clientele. Her emphasis on precision and detail facilitates thorough
global resolutions of even the most complex divorce matters.
In 2014, Ms. Rockmore was featured on CBS Evening News in discussing the
challenges working mothers face in their daily lives.
Ms. Rockmore is a member of the Nassau and Suffolk County Bar Associations,
the New York State Trial Lawyer's Association, the American Bar Association
and the Nassau County Bar Association's Matrimonial Committee. In
her spare time, Ms. Rockmore enjoys spending time with her family, outdoor
activities, entertaining friends and family, and traveling.