Lauren J. Sakofsky
Lauren Sakofsky received her law degree from Fordham University School of Law in 2015. While attending Fordham, Ms. Sakofsky was exposed to a variety of coursework and clinical experience in family-related matters. She participated in Fordham’s Family Advocacy Clinic and served on the executive board of the Domestic Violence Action Center, working with Sanctuary for Families on the Courtroom Advocates Project and WomensLaw.org. In addition, Ms. Sakofsky was a member of the Fordham Urban Law Journal, a merit scholar, and received the Archibald R. Murray Public Service Award, cum laude, and the Public Service Student Leadership Award.
Upon graduating from Fordham, Ms. Sakofsky briefly volunteered at New York Legal Assistance Group in their Special Education Unit before entering the practice of matrimonial and family law in 2016. Since then, she has practiced exclusively in this area of law. Ms. Sakofsky was drawn to matrimonial and family law by her interest in psychology and family relationships, and her desire to work with clients on a personal level. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Sakofsky received her B.S. in Human Development in 2008 from Cornell University, and worked as an advertising account executive.
Ms. Sakofsky is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Family Law Section and Young Lawyers Section, and the New York County Lawyers Association.