This newly developed approach, which has already been embraced by judicial decision, (see, Goodman v. Goodman, Sup.Ct., Nassau Co.
, Ross, J., 02/10/03) was introduced by Mr. Tippins
article, Child Support as a Duplicative Award, published in the New York Law Journal
in two parts - NYLJ
, 01/15/03 (Part I), p.3, col. 1,and 01/16/03 (Part II), p. 3, col. 1.
Timothy M. Tippins, Esq. (All Locations)
Mr. Tippins has served in all major professional leadership positions in the New York family law community, including President of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, New York Chapter, Chair of the New York State Bar Association Family Law Section, and Chair of the NYSBA Task Force on Family Law.
is written contribution to the body of professional literature has been extensive.
In addition to his
three-volume treatise, New York Matrimonial Law and Practice, published by West Group
has published numerous articles.
Matrimonial Practice column appears regularly in the New York Law Journal
In 1993, Tippins founded MatLaw Systems Corp. to provide expert-based information resources and practice tools to the family law bar.
developed MatMaster2000 TM
, a software program specifically designed to aid New York family law practitioners in the preparation of practice documents, which has become New York's leading comprehensive software system.
In 2001, Tippinslaunchedwww.matlaw.com
, a state-of-the-art website dedicated to building a true community of family law professionals through the power of the Internet.
The MatLaw site features a comprehensive and detailed online Library of Annotations, with direct reference to the full text of recent judicial decisions, as well as articles, practice pointers, marketing advice, and interactive forums and chat rooms.
Many of his
recent writings can be found in the Publisher's Corner.
Long committed to legal education, Tippins serves as an Adjunct Professor of Law at Albany Law School and, for almost two decades, he has been one of New York's most popular lecturers on the CLE circuit.
has lectured extensively for national, state and local organizations, including the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
, American Bar Association
, New York State Bar Association, NYS Office of Court Administration Judicial School, Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department Law Guardian Training Program, and the NYS Hearing Examiners Association
Mr. Gassman has authored numerous articles and monographs on all facets of matrimonial law and is the co-author, with Timothy M. Tippins, Esq., of counsel to the Law Offices of Stephen Gassman, P.C., of the popular works "Evidence for Matrimonial Lawyers" and "Matrimonial Valuation".