Elena Karabatos


Schlissel Ostrow Karabatos, PLLC


Ste. 301 200 Garden City Plaza
Garden City NY, 11530
Phone: (516) 877-1800
Fax: (516) 294-3188


Practice emphasizes Traditional Client Representation and Litigation


  • Nassau, New York
  • New York, New York
  • Queens, New York
  • Suffolk, New York

Legal Organizations

New York State Bar Association, Family Law Section – member of the Executive Committee.  Nassau County Bar Association (NCBA), Treasurer and member of the Executive Committee; Past Chair of the NCBA Matrimonial Committee; Past Chair of the Child Custody Sub-Committee and Past Chair of Appellate Practice Sub-Committee of the NCBA; Past Member of the Judiciary Committee of the NCBA; Member of the Matrimonial Practice Advisory Committee for the New York State Office of Court Administration;  Member of the Attorney for the Children Advisory Committee for the Tenth Judicial District; Member of the New York Association of Collaborative Professionals.


Selected for inclusion in “Best Lawyers in America” and “New York Super Lawyer”, AV Rating from Martindale/Hubbell; Recipient of the Nassau County Bar Association’s Director’s Award 2010-2011.  Certified in Advance Mediation by the Strauss Institute for Dispute Resolution at Pepperdine University.

CLE Presentations

Lectures at Various Programs, Including Practicing Law Institute, New York State Bar Association, Nassau Academy of Law, as well as various other professional organizations.  Adjunct Faculty, Hofstra Law School.


Co-Authored Second Edition of ``Separation Agreements and Marital Contracts,'' (2 Vols. Michie, 1997).

AAML Chapter

New York Chapter, President.