Below is a roundup of the recent awards, recognitions, media, and other accomplishments of our attorneys from around the country.
Chambers High Net Worth 2023 Highly Ranks Blank Rome Matrimonial & Family Law Group and Attorneys
July 20, 2023 – Chambers High Net Worth 2023 has highly ranked Blank Rome’s Matrimonial & Family Law practice group in California and New York as well as co-chairs Kristina Royce and Brett S. Ward and partners Marilyn B. Chinitz, Norman S. Heller, Lois J. Liberman, Morgan Fraser Mouchette, Stacy D. Phillips, and Mary T. Vidas.
Blank Rome’s Linda Kornfeld and Stacy D. Phillips Named 2023 Top Women Lawyers by Daily Journal
June 22, 2023 – Linda Kornfeld and Stacy D. Phillips have been named 2023 Top Women Lawyers by the Daily Journal.
Marilyn B. Chinitz Named Notable Woman in Law 2023 by Crain’s New York Business
June 21, 2023 – Marilyn B. Chinitz has been named a 2023 Notable Woman in Law by Crain’s New York Business, which recognizes “leading female attorneys in New York who are furthering justice and keeping the cogs of commerce spinning.”
Stacy D. Phillips Named a 2023 “Most Influential Person” by Los Angeles Business Journal
June 6, 2023 – Stacy D. Phillips was listed in the 2023 Los Angeles 500 Most Influential People by the Los Angeles Business Journal, marking her eighth consecutive year being honored in this prestigious listing of leaders and executives.
Stacy D. Phillips and Kristina Royce Named 2023 Top 100 Lawyers by the Los Angeles Business Journal
May 22, 2023 – Stacy D. Phillips and Kristina Royce have been named 2023 Top 100 Lawyers by the Los Angeles Business Journal.
Marilyn B. Chinitz and Lois J. Liberman Recognized in Spear’s 500 Legal Indices 2023
May 11, 2023 – Marilyn B. Chinitz and Lois J. Liberman were recognized in Spear’s 500 Legal Indices 2023 Family Law Index.
Michelle M. Gervais Recognized in Tampa’s Top Women in Law by Tampa Style Magazine
May 9, 2023 – Michelle M. Gervais was named one of Tampa’s Top Women in Law by Tampa Style Magazine.
From Poland to the Court Room to the Movies: A Family Legacy of Law, Entertainment, and Philanthropy
July 18, 2023 – In this LinkedIn Article, Stacy D. Phillips discusses family influences and carrying the torch in family history.
ASK STACY: More Questions from My Readers and Listeners
May 31, 2023 – In this LinkedIn Article, Stacy D. Phillips answers questions from her readers and podcast listeners, and shares her “hot takes” and insights on the issues.
Special Vanderpump Rules’ “Scandoval” Edition of “Ask Stacy”
May 17, 2023 – In this LinkedIn Article, Stacy D. Phillips discusses the hit Bravo TV show “Vanderpump Rules,” and long-standing series stars Tom Sandoval and Ariana Maddix separating after spending ten seasons on the show together and nine years as a committed couple.
Open Letter from Stacy D. Phillips to Separated and Divorced Moms on Mother’s Day
May 11, 2023 – In this LinkedIn Article, Stacy D. Phillips discusses the challenges of being a separated or divorced mom on Mother’s Day.
ASK STACY: More Questions from My Readers and Listeners
May 4, 2023 – In this LinkedIn Article, Stacy D. Phillips answers questions from her readers and podcast listeners, and shares her “hot takes” and insights on the issues.
Adjournment Requests in Divorce Litigation: Be Kind
July 17, 2023 – Alan R. Feigenbaum authored this New York Law Journal article discussing requests for adjournments in matrimonial cases.
Forensic Custody Evaluations: A Fundamental Human Right?
May 31, 2023 – Alan R. Feigenbaum authored this New York Law Journal article discussing mental health evaluations in parental litigation cases.
Blank Rome Welcomes Matrimonial & Family Law Of Counsel in Los Angeles
May 22, 2023 – Bret H. Hunter has joined the firm’s Matrimonial & Family Law practice group as Of Counsel in the Los Angeles office.
Embrace the Monotony of Boilerplate Legalese in Prenups
May 8, 2023 – Alan R. Feigenbaum authored this New York Law Journal article discussing “boilerplate” provisions in separation, prenuptial, postnuptial, and other agreements.
Kevin Costner’s Wife Christine May Forfeit ‘All Rights’ to a Payout by Challenging Their Prenup
July 7, 2023 – Marilyn B. Chinitz was interviewed by People Magazine discussing details of the prenuptial agreement between Kevin Costner and his estranged wife.
Kevin Costner’s First Divorce Court Win Signals Estranged Wife ‘May Have Overplayed Her Hand’: Legal Expert
July 7, 2023 – Sophie Jacobi-Parisi was interviewed by Fox New Digital discussing the battle Kevin Costner’s estranged wife will have following the Oscar winner’s courtroom victory.
Marilyn B. Chinitz Joins the Midlife Makeover Show
June 30, 2023 – Marilyn B. Chinitz joined host Wendy Valentine on the Midlife Makeover Show, which is a “top podcast for midlifers who are ready to get unstuck, take courageous action, and reclaim their life.”
The 1 Thing Divorce Lawyers (Almost) Never Do in Their Marriages
June 29, 2023 – Marilyn B. Chinitz was interviewed by The Huffington Post discussing the bad habits lawyers should personally avoid in their own marriages.
Is It True You Don’t Have to Pay Child Support after 10 Kids? A Lawyer Explains
May 26, 2023 – Marilyn B. Chinitz was interviewed by People Magazine discussing laws of child support after Nick Cannon’s family life became a hot topic on the new season of “Selling Sunset.”
Stacy Phillips: Direct Examination
May 5, 2023 – Stacy D. Phillips joined the Beverly Hills Bar Association’s Family Law Direct Examination show with hosts Dan Bemel and Lauren Youngman. In each episode of the show, the hosts interview a family law professional and discuss their personal and professional history, as well as meaningful legal topics.