Lauren Crane

Lauren Crane

Of Counsel
New York, New York

Ms. Crane represents and advises individuals in a wide range of matrimonial and family law matters, including equitable distribution of assets, spousal and child support, child custody and access, and prenuptial, postnuptial and separation agreements, whether such matters are resolved through negotiation and settlement or when necessary through litigation at the trial and appellate court levels.

Ms. Crane attended and completed the Essential Mediation Skills for the New Mediator with the American Arbitration Association.  Ms. Crane expanded upon her litigation experience into the area of mediation for divorce and child custody related issues.

Upon graduation from law school, Ms. Crane was the judicial law clerk to the Honorable Ellen L. Koblitz, Superior Court, Family Division, New Jersey.  Since 2005, Ms. Crane has worked at Bender & Rosenthal, LLP, practicing exclusively in the area of matrimonial and family law.

Ms. Crane earned her B.A. in English and History from Emory University and her J.D. from Rutgers Law School

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce
  • High Net-worth Divorce
  • Custody
  • Visitation & Child Support
  • Spousal Support
  • Equitable Distribution of Property
  • Pre/Post Nups

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 2003
  • New York, 2005


  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law - Newark, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D. - May, 2003
    • Honors: Teaching Assistant, Legal Research and Writing
  • Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    • B.A. - May, 2000
    • Major: English
    • Major: History

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association
  • Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC), New York Chapter
  • New York Women's Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Spinato November Conte & Larocca, P.C., Associate, 2004 - 2005
  • Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Ellen L. Koblitz, Presiding Judge Superior Court, Family Part, Judicial Law Clerk, 2003 - 2004
  • Witman Stadtmauer & Michaels, PA, Law Clerk, 2002 - 2003