Lauren E. Michaeli

Lauren E. Michaeli

Of Counsel
Yonkers, New York

Lauren is an attorney practicing mainly family law, including matrimonial matters, custody, pre-nuptial agreements, support, etc. in Westchester County, working as Of Counsel to Farrauto Berman & Slater. Additionally, Lauren has handled many cases involving sensitive matters such as domestic violence and sexual abuse. Lauren began her career as an impassioned litigator in January 2013, jumping right into court as one of the youngest attorneys appearing in Supreme Court, Westchester County. Since then, she has represented hundreds of clients in various courts throughout the State of New York. Graduating from Fordham Law with the Archibald R. Murray Award, summa cum laude and from New York University with a concentration in social work and business communications, she dedicates herself fully to her clients' legal and emotional entanglements. She serves as a Committee Member of the New York State Bar Association Committee on Children and the Law, and is a member of the Yonkers Lawyer Association and Westchester County Bar Association, Family Law Section. In 2015, Lauren received recognition in Who's Who of Distinguished Alumni as a notable new lawyer. Outside of her legal work, Lauren developed the indoor cycling program for ChaisePedal in New York City, manages and writes for an online fitness publication, teaches megaformer classes at SLT (Strengthen, Lengthen, Tone) and serves as a coordinator for Rhodesian Ridgeback Rescue.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Child Support
  • Child Custody
  • Divorce
  • Pre-Nuptial Agreements
  • Criminal Defense

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2013
  • New Jersey, 2012


  • Fordham University School of Law, New York, New York
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Charles B. Murray Award, summa cum laude
    • Law Review: Intellectual Property Law Review, Editor
  • New York University
    • B.A. cum laude
    • Major: Social Work and Business Communications


  • Guest Lecturer: Yonkers Lawyers Association Matrimonial Update, Yonkers Lawyers Association, 2015

Honors and Awards

  • Who's Who Among Notable Alumni, 2015 - present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Committee on Children and the Law, Committee Member, 2015 - Present
  • Yonkers Lawyer Association, Member, 2014 - Present
  • Westchester County Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member, 2013 - Present