Kenneth B. Rubin - Rubin & Eldrich, P.C.

Kenneth B. Rubin

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2014
Phone: 203-821-3023

Kenneth Rubin was admitted to the practice of law in the State of Connecticut on October 4, 1977.  He is a long standing member of the Connecticut Bar Association, New Haven County Bar Association and a member of the Connecticut Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers having been President of that Chapter from 2007 through 2008.  He is a member of the AFCC (Association of Family and Conciliation Courts) which is an interdisciplinary international association of professionals dedicated to improving the lives of children and families through the resolution of family conflict.  He was also appointed and co-chaired the Family Law Subcommittee of the Connecticut Bar Association Committee on Gender Bias.

Attorney Rubin has participated as a CLE speaker for continuing education in family law on many occasions throughout the years.  He has attended the American Academy of Matrimonial Law New England 2013 Regional Symposium held in Boston, Massachusetts on May 3rd and May 4th of 2013.  He coauthored the Connecticut Bar Association Pamphlet, "Divorce, Your Rights and Responsibilities" and has from 2002 through 2015 been a continuing legal education speaker on the topic of family law practice for the New Haven County Bar's yearly "Nuts & Bolts" seminar series.  Attorney Rubin has acted as a family law Special Master in several Superior Court jurisdictions in the State of Connecticut and has acted as a Special Master for the Superior Court State of Connecticut Regional Family Trial Docket since its inception at the Regional Trial Court in Middletown, Connecticut. 

Attorney Rubin has been and is currently rated in US News and World Report, "The Best Lawyers in America" for his work in the practice areas of family law and family law mediation.  The Best Lawyers in America is one of the most visible peer-review publications in the legal profession.

Attorney Rubin has been given an AV rating in Martindale-Hubbell (highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards) in accordance with Martindale-Hubbell's certification procedures, standards and policies.  Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of the peer review rating process, and the ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the Judiciary.

Brooklyn College of the City University of New YorkBA 1971University of BaltimoreJ.D. 1976
Connecticut Bar AssociationNew Haven County Bar AssociationAmerican Academy of Matrimonial LawyersConnecticut Chapter of the AcademyAFCC (Association of Family and Conciliation Courts)Family Law Subcommittee of the Connecticut Bar Association Committee on Gender Bias

Case History

Training and Certification — Training and certification in Mediation both by the Academy of Family Mediators, the Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and the Woodbury Institute of Woodbury College Mediation Training Workshop.
Special Master — Special Master for pretrial settlement of cases in Fairfield county, New Haven county, Middlesex county and at the Regional Family Trial Docket (complex custody litigation) from its inception through the present.
Seminar — Seminar on Family Law in Connecticut, entitled "Building Your Case for Effective Representation".
Program — Connecticut Bar Association Family Law Sections CLE Program on Pre-trial Strategy and Tactics.
Chaired — Chaired, organized and spoke at the Connecticut Continuing Legal Education Seminar, "How to Try a Divorce Case-Lecture and Practical Demonstration".
Participant and Speaker — Participant and speaker in the New Haven Judicial District Family Relation's Division Training Session on the issues of testimony of Family Relation's officers.
Faculty of and Speaker — Faculty of and speaker for the Legal Education Institute, Inc.
Speaker and Participant — Speaker and participant on Child Custody and Visitation in Connecticut.
Speaker — Speaker on seminar - Marital Assets, Taxation, the Final Decree and Post-Judgment Enforcement and Modification.
Speaker — Speaker on Paralegals and Family Law Practice in Connecticut.
Speaker — Speaker on Trusts, Estate Planning and Divorce Seminar.
Author — Author of "In Camera and Pretrial Practices and Procedures" for the Connecticut Family Law quarterly.
Co-author — Co-author for the Connecticut Bar Association's pamphlet "Divorce, Your Rights and Responsibilities".

Office Location

59 Elm Street, Fifth Floor
New Haven, CT 06510
United States

Practice Areas

Family Law
Family Law Mediation