Areas of Practice

  • Cohabitation Agreements
  • Divorce
  • Divorce Taxation
  • Family Law
  • LGBTQ
  • Matrimonial Law
  • Mediation
  • Post-Divorce Disputes
  • Pre/postnuptial Agreements
  • Separation
  • Profession

    Legal Professional

    Academic and Professional Credentials

    1985 Magna Cum Laude graduate Rutgers College, Rutgers University (Phi Beta Kappa;

    1988 graduate Temple University School of Law

    2001 Basic Collaborative Law Training Chip Rose
    2003 Basic Collaborative Law Training Webb/Brunsting
    2003 Mediation Training Himmelstein
    2004 Basic Collaborative Law Training Trainer
    2005 Advanced Mediation Training Himmelstein
    2005 Basic Interdisciplinary Training Carpel-Miller, Ross, Richardson and Hill
    2005 Advanced Collaborative Law Training Brunsting/Levinson
    2006 Advanced Collaborative Law Training Trainer
    2006 Advanced Collaborative Law Training Slovin/Smith
    2006 Advanced Collaborative Law Training Trainer
    2006 Basic Collaborative Law Training Trainer
    2006 Advanced Mediation Training Himmelstein
    2007 Advanced Collaborative Law Training Trainer
    2007 Advanced Collaborative Law Training Center for Mediation in Law Himmelstein
    2007 Advanced Collaborative Law Training Trainer
    2007 Basic Collaborative Law Training Trainer
    2008 Advanced Collaborative Practice Himmelstein
    2009 Advanced Collaborative Team Training Trainer
    2010-11 Advanced Collaborative Training-Support/Development Himmelstein
    2011-12 Advanced Collaborative Training-Support/Development Himmelstein
    2010-12 Co-Facilitate Support Groups for Collaborative Practice


    College Attended:
    Rutgers College, Rutgers University BA


    Graduate School:
    Temple University School of Law


    States admitted to practice:
    NY, NJ, PA


    Languages:
    English

    About my Practice

    Advocating for clients without being adversarial, NEIL E. KOZEK, ESQ. is a Member of the firm of KRAMER KOZEK, LLP and practices in both suburban White Plains and New York City.
    Litigation Practice: He has litigated almost exclusively in the field of matrimonial and family law for more than twenty seven (27) years. He is admitted to practice in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania, and is a member of the Family Law Sections of the New York, New Jersey, Westchester County and American Bar Associations. AV rated by Martindale Hubble and recently elected as a Fellow of the American Bar Association Foundation, Mr. Kozek has been a member of the Executive Committee of the Westchester County Bar Association, Family Law Section where he served as the Program Co-Chair and coordinator for Continuing Legal Education. He was a representative to the New York Interdisciplinary Forum of Matrimonial Attorneys and Forensic Mental Health Professionals. He also served as a neutral evaluator for the New York County Matrimonial Alternative Dispute Resolution Program and a frequent lecturer for the Westchester County, New York State and American Bar Associations' Family Law Sections.

    Collaborative Family Law and Dispute Resolution: Mr. Kozek was a member of the Board of Directors of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals (IACP) and currently serves as a founding member of the New York Association of Collaborative Professionals (NYACP) where he currently serves as the President, Chair of the Executive Committee and a member of the Board of Directors. He is a trained Mediator and formerly an adjunct group leader for the Center for Mediation in Law. He has been a volunteer for the Pace Women's Justice Center Moderate Means Panel where he also served as a pro bono mentor. Mr. Kozek is a founding member of the Association of Collaborative Lawyers of Rockland-Westchester. Mr. Kozek has been nominated to be included in "Best Lawyers in America" and has been included in the New York Metro Region "Superlawyers" since 2007 in both Matrimonial and Collaborative Law. Along with his partner Georgia Kramer, he founded the boutique matrimonial law firm, KRAMER KOZEK LLP in 2003.

    Mr. Kozek was formerly a partner at Stern Steiger Croland, P.C., in Paramus, New Jersey and co-chair of the Family Law Department of Hall Dickler, LLP. He was elected to Phi Beta Kappa in 1984 and he is a 1985 magna cum laude graduate of Rutgers University. After graduating from Temple University School of Law in 1988, he served as Law Secretary to the Honorable Samuel D. Natal, Presiding Judge, Family Part, Superior Court of New Jersey, Camden County. Mr. Kozek is a charter member of the New Jersey Family Law Inn of Court and formerly a member of the Justice Morris Pashman American Inn of Court.

    Professional Organizations

    NY Association of Collaborative Professionals (Founding Member; Board of Directors; Executive Committee), Assn. of Collaborative Lawyers of Rockland-Westchester (Founding Member), Int'l Academy of Collaborative Professionals (Board of Directors), ex oficio

    Professional Trainings

    2001 Basic Collaborative Law Training Chip Rose

    Professional Licenses

    New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania

    Office Locations

    Location 1 ) 445 Hamilton Ave Suite 604 White Plains New York 10601