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New York Family Law Research Guide: Home


This research guide is designed to highlight resources to research and to practice in the field of New York Family Law.  The first page of the guide lists key treatises and practice aids.  The other tabs list key legal news sources, case law databases, and relevant New York statutory code titles.

Upcoming Book Talk & Discussion with Prof. Marsha Garrison

Monday, April 17, 2023
6 to 7:30 p.m. (EDT U.S. & Canada), Virtual Event via Zoom

Do you want to understand the past, present, and future of family law? In Family Life, Family Law, and Family Justice: Tying the Knot, Professor Marsha Garrison combines history, social science, and legal analysis to chart the evolution and interdependence of family life and law, explain the policy challenges produced by current trends in family formation and dissolution, and analyze the changes in family law needed to meet these challenges. This book talk will interest family specialists from the fields of law, demography, economics, history, political science, sociology, and social policy as well as general readers interested in the institution of family.

Professor Garrison will be joined by Andrew J. Cherlin, Benjamin H. Griswold III Professor Emeritus of Public Policy at Johns Hopkins University.  Moderated by Cynthia Godsoe, Professor of Law; Director of the Edward V. Sparer Public Interest Law Fellowship and the Marsha Garrison Family Law and Policy Fellowship programs, Brooklyn Law School.

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Kathleen Darvil
Brooklyn Law School Library

250 Joralemon Street, Rm 207

Brooklyn, NY 11201