Siegel & Kaufman, PC has a proven record of success in all types of family law. Our attorneys are frequently recognized by their peers with leadership roles and awards. All of our attorneys are deeply committed to comprehensive client care in family law cases. Here is some of our law firm's recent news over the past three years:


  • Frederic Siegel appointed to Chair Mentoring Committee and serve as member on Mediation and Professionalism & Collegiality Committees for the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers.
  • Frederic Siegel to speak to American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers at annual Chicago meeting on November 10th on custody trends.
  • Frederic Siegel to speak on trial techniques at the February, 2018, meeting of the International Academy of Family Lawyers in Savannah, Georgia.


  • Frederic Siegel appointed as Committee Chair of the National American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Mentoring Committee, October 2017.
  • Congratulations to attorneys Frederic Siegel & Ross Kaufman, who have all been designated Super Lawyers for 2017. Additionally, Kevin Daken has been designated a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers for 2017.
  • 2017, Frederic J. Siegel became President of the Connecticut Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. His term will continue until June, 2018.
  • Frederic Siegel attending International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL) conference in Quebec City, Canada.
  • Frederic J. Siegel elected Vice President of Connecticut Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers for 2015-2016 term.
  • Frederic J. Siegel selected as a member of the Nation's Top One Percent by the National Association of Distinguished Counsel, 2015
  • Kevin J. Daken has been appointed a co-chair of the Fairfield County Bar Association Family Law Committee


  • Frederic Siegel is featured speaker at the American Bar Association Family Law Section Conference in Stowe, Vermont. On October 18, 2014, attorney Siegel will be lecturing on cross examination as it relates to Reproductive Rights, Fertility Preservation and HIPAA-Protected Information.
  • Frederic Siegel attends the Fall Conference of the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL) in Budapest, Hungary, the week of September 8th. The IAFL is a worldwide association of matrimonial lawyers who are recognized by their peers as the most experienced and skilled family law specialists in their respective countries.
  • September 1, 2014: Ross Kaufman has been named a Co-Chair of the Fairfield County Bar Association's Family Law Committee.
  • September 8, 2014: Frederic Siegel attended the annual meeting of the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL) in Budapest, Hungary.
  • October 1, 2014: Frederic Siegel has been named a "Super Lawyer" for the fourth consecutive year and Ross Kaufman has been named a "Rising Star" for the second time. Each of these designations is made by "New England Super Lawyers Magazine" based upon peer evaluations and professional accomplishments.
  • The Sterling Divorce: Why Sterling Divorce Might Be a Smokescreen to Prevent the Sale of the Clippers
  • Frederic Siegel on High Profile Eliot Spitzer Divorce
  • In March, Frederic Siegel attended the AAML mid-year conference in Cancun, Mexico, where he produced a health related program. Mr. Siegel is on the CLE Committee of the AAML.
  • Frederic Siegel co-produced the Advanced Discovery Seminar for the Connecticut AAML on April 11, 2014 at the Quinnipiac School of Law. Mr. Siegel also lectured on Technology during the program.
  • Mr. Siegel has authored a chapter entitled "Financial Discovery of a Celebrity in a Divorce Case" in the fourth edition of "Valuing Professional Practices and Licenses, A Guide for the Matrimonial Practitioner." This latest edition was published earlier this year.

Contact Our Connecticut Lawyers For Family Law Representation

Siegel & Kaufman, PC, is dedicated to providing excellent family law representation. Schedule an appointment by calling 203-326-5145 or using our online contact form. Our attorneys are highly selective in the types of cases they accept and look forward to a substantive discussion of your matrimonial issues.