Areas of Practice

  • Adoptive Families
  • Blended Families
  • Cohabitation Agreements
  • Couples
  • Divorce
  • Family Business Disputes (Civil Collaborative)
  • Family Law
  • Gay/Lesbian Families
  • Matrimonial Law
  • Mediation
  • Post-Divorce Disputes
  • Pre/postnuptial Agreements
  • Probate (Civil Collaborative)
  • Separation
  • Wills and Trusts (Civil Collaborative)
  • Profession

    Legal Professional

    Academic and Professional Credentials

    Principal Attorney and Mediator at The Law Firm and Mediation Practice of Alla Roytberg, P.C.

    Alla Roytberg Esq. is a lawyer, mediator and frequent lecturer with over 25 years of professional experience.

    After graduating from Fordham University School of Law in 1991 and practicing law at two law firms for five years, Ms. Roytberg started The Law Firm and Mediation Practice of Alla Roytberg in 1996. Currently, the firm has two offices located in Manhattan and in Forest Hills, Queens.

    Ms. Roytberg’s practice focuses on all aspects of family and matrimonial law, including litigation, mediation, collaborative divorce and work on prenuptial and marital agreements.  Her areas of concentration also include general mediation, residential real estate representation and ancillary general practice.  Ms. Roytberg is fluent in the Russian language and frequently addresses the legal needs of the Russian Community in New York.  Her clients range from individuals and entrepreneurs to privately-held small companies.

    Ms. Roytberg is a member and past President of the Family and Divorce Mediation Council of Greater New York, an Advanced Practitioner Member of the Association for Conflict Resolution and a member of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals. She is also a founding member of the Academy of Professional Mediators and of the Family Section and Dispute Resolution Section of the New York State Bar Association and has been a member of various Committees at the New York City Bar Association, including the Alternative Dispute Resolution, Matrimonial, Small Law Firm, and Professional Responsibility Committees, as well as the Task Force on New Lawyers in a Changing Profession at the New York City Bar Association.  Ms. Roytberg is admitted to the Bars of the States of New York and New Jersey and to the Supreme Court of the United States.  In addition to her private practice, Ms. Roytberg served as the Director of the Small Law Firm Center at the New York City Bar Association from 2006 to 2016.

    College Attended:
    New York University

    Graduate School:
    Fordham University School of Law

    States admitted to practice:
    New York, New Jersey


    About my Practice

    At the Law Firm and Mediation Practice of Alla Roytberg, P.C., we bring more than 25 years of experience in mediation and litigation in New York courts to help people reduce costs and resolve conflicts with dignity. When it comes to families and business relationships it’s all about options. We have built and maintained our successful practice on a commitment to personal service, attention to detail, and creative solutions to your legal problems

    Professional Organizations

    Professional Associations and Memberships

    • Family and Divorce Mediation Council of Greater New York, Past President, Member
    • New York City Bar Association, Former Director, Small Law Firm Center
    • Association for Conflict Resolution, Advanced Practitioner Member
    • International Academy of Collaborative Professionals, Attorney Member
    • New York City Bar, Member, Committee on Legal Services for Persons of Moderate Means
    • New York City Bar, Member, Small Law Firms’ Committee
    • New York City Bar, Member, Professional Responsibility Committee
    • New York City Bar, Member, Taskforce on New Lawyers in a Changing Profession
    • AAA Hurricane Sandy Mediator
    • New York State Bar Association, Family Law Section and Dispute Resolution Section, Member

    Professional Trainings

    • Divorce Mediation Training, NYC Bar 1995
    • Collaborative Law Training 2003
    • Advanced Collaborative Law Training 2006
    • Collaborative Divorce Training Interdisciplinary Model 2007
    • Fordham University School of Law, New York, New York, 1991 J.D.
    • New York University, New York, New York, 1987 B.A.

    Professional Licenses


    • New York 1992
    • New Jersey 1992
    • NY & NJ Federal Courts
    • Supreme Court of the United States

    Office Locations

    Location 1 ) 108-18 Queens Boulevard, Suite 502, Forest Hills, NY 11375
    Location 2 ) 43 West 43 Street, New York, NY