Alexander D. Nirenstein
About Alexander D. NirensteinWith a passion for doing what's right for his clients, Alexander D. Nirenstein's 18 years of legal experience led him to found the Nirenstein Garnice Soderquist, PLC in 2003, Arizona's first boutique family law firm and one of Arizona's most well-known and respected family law firms.
Mr. Nirenstein, responsible for the supervision of Nirenstein Garnice Soderquist PLC's business operations, has grown to be one the most sought-after divorce attorneys in the Southwest, handling cases involving prominent social figures and celebrities. As Nirenstein Garnice Soderquist PLC's Managing Member, Mr. Nirenstein heads a legal team of renowned reputation and expansive experience that provides strategic counsel in some of Arizona's most high-profile and highly contentious litigated cases. He has also dealt extensively with complex community property distribution and business matters, as well as interstate and international custody disputes.
With an edge for business, and a mind for taking the unbeaten path, Mr. Nirenstein's success in the legal field includes working closely with the president of the New York Chapter of American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers in New York, where he also represented a multitude of the state's most prestigious and high-net-worth clients in family law cases.
Since coming to the Valley, Mr. Nirenstein has taken an active role in the community. His involvement includes donating his time to the Men's Anti-Violence Network (MAN), a domestic violence prevention and public policy awareness organization headed by the Arizona Foundation for Women. Mr. Nirenstein also authored a monthly divorce and family law column in the Phoenix Business Journal and hosts Arizona's only family law blog, at www.azfamilylawblog.com, where he and his team provide expert legal advice on family law and divorce as a public service.
Admitted to practice law in Arizona, New York and Connecticut, and licensed to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court, Mr. Nirenstein received his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of South Carolina.
Divorce & Family Law
University of South Carolina, J.D.
US. Supreme Court Civic & Professional Memberships
Former member of the State Bar of Arizona's Family Law Practice & Procedure Committee
Authors Arizona 's number one recognized family law blog, azfamilylawblog.com
Co-founded Nirenstein Garnice Soderquist, PLC
Worked closely with the president of the New York Chapter of American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers in New York
Named a "Leading Lawyer" by The Business Journal
- Elder Law
- Family Law
- Appeals & Appellate
- Insurance Claims
- Arbitration & Mediation
Additional Practice Areas
- Probate Litigation
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Contingent Fees
- Free Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
|U.S. Supreme Court|
|State Bar of Arizona Family Law Procedure and Practice Committee|
|Former member of the State Bar of Arizona's Family Law Practice & Procedure Committee|
|University of South Carolina School of Law||Law|
|Author, Arizona DIvorce & Family Law Blog|
|Activities: Authors Arizona 's number one recognized family law blog, azfamilylawblog.com|
|Member, Arizona State Bar|
WEBSITES & BLOGS
Blog: Arizona Divorce & Family Law Blog
Divorce and Taxes: Five Things You Need to Know Debts in Divorce- Division of Marital Debt in Arizona Arizona Spousal Maintenance Award Downward Modification -- Remanded Multiple Torts Causes of Actions - Spouse v. Spouse Orders of Protection Court Issues Order on Attorney Standards for Arizona Child Representation Arizona Child Support & On-Base Military Housing Nirenstein Garnice Soderquist PLC Sponsors MCBA Race Judicata More on Valento v Valento
Ontario Ct. of Appeals Reinforces Arbitration http://ow.ly/1mmb7x— Alexander D. Nirenstein (@FamilyLaw_AZ) September 8, 2012
Thinking of Moving Out? Think Twice. http://fb.me/RWLqvNNO— Alexander D. Nirenstein (@FamilyLaw_AZ) August 26, 2012
New law aims to put children first in custody battles http://fb.me/26xAGDvgw— Alexander D. Nirenstein (@FamilyLaw_AZ) August 26, 2012
Dealing With Post-Divorce Conflict? http://fb.me/1WqCeB7XY— Alexander D. Nirenstein (@FamilyLaw_AZ) August 17, 2012
You May Be Divorced, But You're Still a Family http://fb.me/24t6qgZmG— Alexander D. Nirenstein (@FamilyLaw_AZ) August 9, 2012
Olympians' Family: 6 Olympians Whose parents split and their heart warming stories http://fb.me/XuJqsIUX— Alexander D. Nirenstein (@FamilyLaw_AZ) August 7, 2012
Debra Messing files for divorce http://t.co/SEROmvb5 #cnn via @CNN— Alexander D. Nirenstein (@FamilyLaw_AZ) June 28, 2012
Baby boomer divorce rate doubles - http://CNN.com http://fb.me/1cCg2cBE7— Alexander D. Nirenstein (@FamilyLaw_AZ) June 25, 2012
Baby boomer divorce rate doubles http://t.co/NUgu1hfP #cnn— Alexander D. Nirenstein (@FamilyLaw_AZ) June 25, 2012
Halle Berry to pay child support http://t.co/jVkB2jqQ #cnn— Alexander D. Nirenstein (@FamilyLaw_AZ) June 21, 2012