"We are pleased to welcome Ms. Goffer to our firm,” said Honorable Anthony J. Falanga
, the partner in charge of the Firm’s Matrimonial and Family Law group. "Due to her background and experience, we are confident that she will be of great value to our clients and an excellent addition to this practice group.”
Prior to joining Jaspan Schlesinger, she worked at a mid-sized New York City law firm, where she managed the firm’s Matrimonial Department. She was additionally appointed to the Matrimonial Committee of the New York City Bar Association in 2007, serving for three years.
Ms. Goffer is admitted to practice in the State Courts of New York and in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York. She is currently a member of both the New York State and Nassau County Bar Associations.
Ms. Goffer received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Binghamton University in 1999 and her Juris Doctor degree from Brooklyn Law School in 2002. While at Brooklyn Law School, Ms. Goffer served as a judicial intern for the Honorable William Rigler. As a result of her work with Judge Rigler, she was the recipient of the Judge Barry Hurowitz Memorial Award, which recognizes the outstanding overall performance by a judicial intern in the Supreme Courts of the State of New York.