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A New York Family Attorney

Who is tough on the opposition when necessary, but always sensitive to client’s needs

  • Office Numbers

    (212) 297-9090

  • Offices

    270 Madison Ave 9th floor
    New York, NY

  • Email

  • Mr. Black’s direct cell number is always given to all clients.

A New York Family Attorney Who is Tough on the Opposition but Always Sensitive to the Client’s Needs

New York divorce lawyer and family law attorney Michael Ian Black, Esq., concentrates his practice on all aspects of matrimonial law. His 40+ years of experience in divorce and family law litigation means that he delivers the highest level of legal service and understands the uniqueness of your situation. Mr. Black prides himself on providing personal attention to clients who are facing the difficult and sensitive circumstances often brought about by the divorce process.

Our Full Range of Services



Protect what you value most from your divorce by working with a divorce lawyer.

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child support

Child Support

Make sure your children get the support they need by enforcing child support.

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child custody

Child Custody

Ensure the best child custody arrangement with the help of an attorney. Contact us.

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equitable distribution

Equitable Distribution

Get the things you deserve from your marriage. Learn more today.

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spousal maintenance

Spousal Maintenance

Let our divorce lawyer fight for you. We’ll help you get the payments you need.

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Assisting with Your Family Law-Related Needs

Most people never expect to need a divorce lawyer and feel unprepared for the myriad of issues they are faced with when one or both spouses wish to divorce. From dealing with domestic violence or family court matters to attempting equitable distribution of assets, there are always many sensitive issues to consider and valuable assets to protect.

Most importantly, if you have minor children, Michael Ian Black, Esq., will ensure that child custody, visitation, and child support issues are handled with the utmost sensitivity. He is a highly experienced family law attorney with expertise in handling no-fault divorce or uncontested divorce cases—which can be completed in a matter of months—as well as managing complex contested divorce cases.

“Caring about your clients is the most important trait a divorce lawyer in NYC can have.”

– Michael Ian Black, Esq.

When choosing a New York divorce lawyer or a family law attorney to guide you through this difficult time, there are many important factors to consider. Michael Ian Black, Esq., is known as one of the top divorce lawyers in NYC and is always ready to fight for your best interests. He is responsive, compassionate, sensitive, attentive, and trustworthy. He is also a tenacious and aggressive advocate when the need arises. Mr. Black provides his direct cell phone number to all clients so that he can always be reached.

With Michael Ian Black, Esq., as your divorce lawyer or family law attorney, you can be confident that your legal representative has only your best interests at heart. Your residence, vehicles, retirement assets, stocks, bank accounts, businesses, and professional licenses will always be properly considered in the divorce settlement.

Exceptional Service When You Need It Most

Many clients have remarked that they were able to move forward in their lives more effortlessly than expected as a result of choosing Michael Ian Black to represent them. Mr. Black returns your telephone calls the same day and shares all information with you so that together you can make the best decisions for your future. Your divorce settlement could have a large impact on your future, and the quality of your legal representation is very important.

If you need a qualified and accomplished New York divorce lawyer and family law attorney to represent you, contact Michael Ian Black today.

Why Should I Call Michael Ian Black Attorney at Law?

We understand that divorce is complex. Our lawyer, Michael Ian Black Attorney at Law, concentrates on providing compassionate and personalized service to each client. He draws from his extensive expertise to accommodate each client’s needs. From start to finish, he will be there to guide you through the process.

  • 40+ Years of Experience
  • Integrity
  • Personable Service
  • Compassionate
  • Responsive

Proudly Serving New York City and the Surrounding Areas for Over 40 Years

Discuss the Details of Your Case

If you’re ready to speak to an experienced attorney about your situation, call us at (212) 297-9090 or fill out our contact form. Mr. Black’s direct cell number is always given to all clients.

    See What Our Clients Have to Say!


    Guido Alessandrini


    My experience with Micheal Ian Black and his team has been one of utter professionalism and etiquette. My first impression of Michael was right. Relentless in his pursuit to fight for his client’s interests, and to deliver everything he said he’ll do. Michael went far and beyond his duties as my attorney/representative.
    I would, without a doubt, recommend Michael Ian Black, Esq to do the best to his ability in any case he might take on.
    I will for ever be grateful.

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    Michelle Walsh


    Mr. Black is an amazing attorney! He is thoughtful, intelligent and will hand hold you through the toughest moments of your life. He is also very accessible. You will not be disappointed if you retain Mr. Black for your legal matters.

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    Corey Mitchell


    Mr.Mike Black IS the best family law and Divorce Attorney based on his vast knowledge and dedication to seek justice.

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    Scott Modlin


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    sandy p.


    Michael Ian Black helped me through a difficult situation with my ex- wife.
    He took the time to thoroughly understand our situation. He explained my options
    and helped me select the right course of action.Besides being compassionate & understanding, he was very efficient. His fee was reasonable. I’m glad I found him.
    I recommend him highly.
    Sandy P.