Nancy M. Green

Nancy M. Green

New York, New York

Ms. Green started her legal career at a mid-sized law firm representing lending institutions in residential and commercial real estate transactions and foreclosures. She then worked at smaller firms where she gained further experience in real estate, matrimonial law, family law, commercial litigation, appellate practice and trusts and estates.   Ms. Green routinely appears in matters in the Supreme Court and Family Court and has significant trial experience.   Ms. Green has successfully argued appeals in the Appellate Division for the First and Second Departments.  Ms. Green has also litigated matters before the Surrogates' Court in New York County and Kings County.

Ms. Green and Ms. Burger began their professional affiliation in 1995 when Ms. Green was appellate counsel for Ms. Burger's predecessor firm. Ms. Green and Ms. Burger formed a professional partnership in 2007.

Ms. Green has an excellent track record both in and out of court with many satisfied clients.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Real Estate
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Matrimonial Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1992
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1992
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 2013


  • Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York
    • J.D.
    • Law Review: Brooklyn Journal of Internation Law, Associate Managing Editor, 1990 - 1991
  • State University of New York at Binghamton, Binghamton, New York
    • B.A.
    • Major: Law and Society

Published Works

  • In the Matter of the Extradition of Atta: Limiting the Scope of the Political Offense Exception, 17 BROOKLYN J. INT’L LAW 447 (1991)

Honors and Awards

  • Brooklyn Journal of International Law - Associate Managing Editor, 1990 - 1991
  • Samuel W. Rover and Lewis Rover Award for Excellence in Medicine and the Law, 1991

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association
  • New York Women Bar Association
  • New York City Bar Association