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    “The services of an attorney are more often than not sought in difficult times. Under these circumstances, one would hope to find a lawyer with compassion and excellent legal skills to help you navigate the difficult roads ahead. Paul Rudder has these qualities. He is metered and wise and tries to defray as many tensions as possible along the way. The end result does not leave one feeling battered. As a client, I speak from experience.” – Barbara C.

    “Paul Rudder is a great guy, what I like about him is that he doesn’t sugar coat things. He tells you all the things you don’t want to hear. Which sucks at the time but ultimately it helps you plan for the inevitable. I enjoy talking with him and he was always right. Divorce with a child is terrible, especially when you have a difficult ex. He made it real by being honest with me which ultimately made the process a lot smoother. I would recommend him to anybody and would certainly use him again.” – Stan D.

    “Paul Rudder is both ethical and effective. He represented my children, gained their trust, and advocated and advised them in a way that reduced their stress while effectively protecting their rights. He’s a truly decent person, highly knowledgeable, and understands the burden the legal process puts on all parties. He is solution focused, and focused on what’s truly important, a just outcome.” – Adam O.

    “Paul Rudder was recommended to me by a friend/attorney. He helped me address some difficult and complicated questions . He did an amazing job. Although I sought Paul out for his professional expertise, Paul also showed a healthy dose of humanity. Something rare in his area of practice. I can not thank Paul enough. He is a fantastic person and a great lawyer.” – Alan B.

    “I needed a divorce and there was a lot at stake, significant assets and 2 kids. The divorce was not going to be friendly. There was a lot of hostility between and my now ex-wife. Paul Rudder did everything to avoid heavy litigation, tried to settle and negotiate as much as he could. Eventually we did go to court and this man knows how to try a case. I was very satisfied with the outcome.” – Bill A.

    I highly recommend Paul. I have a complicated situation, involving multiple disciplines. I did seek prior advice from 2 other professionals. Paul’s detailed consultation assisted me in getting a clearer picture and direction towards a resolution. He is personable, attentive and practical. Thanks Paul, for great legal advice. – Ben G.

    I hired Paul Rudder to represent me in a child custody dispute which was very complicated and involved another state as well.as New York. Because of.his expertise with representing children in high conflict divorces, his particular skills and.knowledge were very very helpful. The outcome could.not.be what it is.without.him. Thank you, Paul. – Leon S.

    Paul was extremely knowledgeable and a pleasure to deal with throughout the entire drafting and execution process of my prenuptial agreement. I’m very happy with how the executed agreement turned out and highly recommend Paul.” – Gideon S.

    A wonderful matrimonial attorney that truly cares deeply about children, families and parents. He is also a great person as well. It has been a positive and transformative experience working with Mr. Rudder.” – Malaika S.

    “Paul was extremely competent and used his extensive experience to help me think through difficult issues both from a financial and a psychological perspective with a focus on making sure that would be happy with the outcome in the long-run. I will definitely recommend Paul to friends.” – Tom

    “I am taking this opportunity to thank Paul Rudder, my attorney, for handling my very complicated divorce. He managed to work out an agreement that was fair and equitable without the rancor and bitterness that so often accompanies these trying situations. He displayed hard work, integrity, knowledge, and empathy. And finally, it was his accessibility and perseverance that led to such a great outcome.” – Bruce K.

    “What a great meeting, you helped my patient so much, giving her hope and guidance. I can’t thank you enough for your generosity. I was so delighted by your humanitarian impulse. The session gave me insight into not only the legal aspects of the case which should allow me to be more effective with my patient but also into the way you work with clients. I am so pleased that I now have someone to refer my clients to when they need a smart and compassionate lawyer.” – C. L. PhD, LMFT

    “Paul Rudder is an amazing person and a great lawyer. He has a heart but also great legal skills. He took me through a brutal experience with very good results. I highly recommend him to anyone who needs a divorce attorney.” – Debra W.

    “I am truly touched by all of your kind words and support during this phase of my life. I can say with confidence that you are a good person and I was fortunate to have you as one of my pillars throughout the proceedings.” – Akankasha

    “Paul is a highly knowledgeable lawyer that is very trustworthy. He was very thorough when preparing my prenuptial agreement.” – Peter

    “I came to see Mr. Rudder at the suggestion of my accountant. I got served with divorce papers and did not know who to turn to. From the moment I stepped into his office, I felt like someone had my back and I was going to be OK. He is not just a lawyer, he is a counselor at law which what a divorce lawyer should be, this is a very personal, emotional experience.” – Anita M

    “I was about to get married and needed a pre-nuptial agreement. I was recommended Paul Rudder by a friend who used him for his. This is a very difficult and sensitive matter and he really helped me understand and identify my rights, goals as well a fairness to my soon to be wife.” Alex F.

    Paul Rudder is a pleasure to work with. He is knowledgeable, I trust him, he is professional and explains anything you may not understand. He works without delay and I have used his services since 1996. He has my sincerest and highest recommendation.– Beth A.

    “Paul is amazing!!! He is extremely intelligent, level-headed, supportive and reasonable. Anyone is lucky to have him on his side.” Sam B.

    Paul Rudder is a trusted divorce lawyer and ally. He advocates strongly on behalf of his clients. I trust him without hesitation and have referred him to my closest friends.– Keira C.

    “Paul Rudder provided me with great legal advice and the outcome was better then expected. He delivered more then he promised. Thank you, Paul!” Carol K.

    “I needed Paul’s help. He gave me very personalized attention, addressed all my concerns with utmost patience and intelligence. I can’t say enough good things about him. Look no more.” Jeanne P.

    “Paul Rudder was my attorney through an ugly case regarding my child. Mr. Rudder received me with a warm greeting and understanding, constantly keeping me informed and reassured about the case. He is always professional and knows how to fight for you. Upon being successful in what we wanted to achieve, it was almost as if I had made a friend with lots of legal knowledge. He will help you make the best decisions and be prepared for anything that may occur. I hope it is never necessary, but on the occasion that it is, I wouldn’t think twice to hire him again! Thanks again Paul!” Adriana R.

    “Paul is the most honest, direct and credible attorney that I have worked with. He took on my case and laid the groundwork ahead of the very first hearing in front of the judge and despite long and litigious battle, the money that Paul directed me to pay my former spouse from the outset was confirmed by the judge. He is widely respected by the judges. His genuine interest and concern for my son and family is as if it were his own family. He does all the work himself and is very personable. If you are ever in need for a great lawyer at reasonable rates, there is no need for a consultation. Just hire Paul.” Antonino P.

    “Paul Rudder is a great lawyer. Helped me resolve a very difficult negotiation. He has great people skills and fantastic in conflict resolution. Highly recommend him.” – Marlene M.

    “Wow! What a gentleman, gave me a few minutes of his time , which is money as we all know, and completely sent me at ease. Wish I had called you months ago bc I am with a different attorney. But always good to have a backup plan.” – Jeff S.

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    Paul E Rudder, ESQ - Divorce Lawyer NYC

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