Yishai Boyarin graduated from Berkeley Law School in 2004. He joined the Los Angeles office of the international firm Orrick as a litigation associate. After moving to New York in 2007, Mr. Boyarin chose to specialize in family law. He received an LL.M. in Family Law and ADR processes at the Hofstra School of Law. He served as a clinical professor at Hofstra, where he directed the Mediation Clinic and taught family law-focused ADR courses until his return to California with his family in 2014.
Mr. Boyarin litigates financial and child custody matters. Mr. Boyarin views litigation as sometimes necessary but he emphasizes resolving conflicts efficiently and creatively before proceeding to court whenever possible. In addition to providing services as an advocate, Mr. Boyarin has experience as a mediator and is available to provide mediation services and consultation for clients in mediation.
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