Yuriy Yaroslavskiy, Esq Associate
Yuriy Yaroslavskiy’s was born in Ukraine and moved to Brooklyn, New York as a young boy where he resided ever since. In high school he realized that law was his true calling. While only a senior in High School, Mr. Yaroslavskiy was able to secure internship with one of the best criminal defense attorneys, Barry E. Schulman. At the Law Offices of Barry E. Schulman, Mr. Yaroslavskiy worked on high-profile cases that dealt, among other money laundering and drug conspiracies.
Mr. Yaroslavskiy graduated John Jay College of Criminal Justice and obtain his law degree from Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center where he pursued studied in litigation, criminal and matrimonial law. Just after his first year, Mr. Yaroslavskiy received an award for being one of the top oral advocates, an honor given to students who excel at courtroom presentation. During his final years in Law School Mr. Yaroslavskiy interned at the prestigious United States Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York and Kings County District Attorney’s Office where he worked at the gang buro. He concluded his final year of Law School as a student prosecutor at the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office.
At the end of his studies in law school Mr. Yaroslavskiy developed a passion for matrimonial law. After graduation he worked for some of the best litigators in the industry. He first learned the ropes from a fierce, skilled and arguably the most intimidating matrimonial practitioner Yonatan S. Levoritz. There, Mr. Yaroslavskiy had a chance to work on complex matrimonial matters that deal with equitable distribution, child custody and support and orders of protection.
After parting ways with Mr. Levoritz, Mr. Yaroslavskiy joined a prestigious boutique firm of Spodek Law Group where he honed his skills as a courtroom attorney.
Mr. Yaroslavskiy enjoys spending his time with his wife and son. He is an avid hockey fan who is a die-hard New York Rangers follower.