A Guide to Drafting Prenuptial Agreements in New York

(259 Ratings)

Produced on: January 12, 2018

Course Format On Demand Audio

Taught by


Course Description

Time 51 minutes
Difficulty Beginner

This program, presented by David P. Badanes, Esq., a long time matrimonial and family law attorney, will review all the issues involved in drafting a prenuptial agreement, from the initial interview to the execution of the agreement.

The course will provide practical tips on conducting client interviews, what types of documents you should request, best practices in drafting the agreement and negotiating with opposing counsel, and real-world advice on setting and collecting your fee.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Conduct a thorough client interview
  2. Obtain relevant documents and draft the strongest agreement to protect your client
  3. Negotiate the agreement with opposing counsel


David Badanes

Badanes Law Office

David Badanes is the owner of the Badanes Law Office located in Northport, New York, with a satellite office located in Garden City, New York. The Badanes Law Office focuses its legal services in the areas of Matrimonial Law, Family Law and Divorce Mediation.

Mr. Badanes has written several articles which have been published in the Suffolk County Lawyer. He has presented seminars on Matrimonial Law, for both the Marino Institute for Continuing Legal Education and various civic groups.

He is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Suffolk County Bar Association, Nassau County Bar Association, Suffolk County Matrimonial Committee and Nassau County Matrimonial Committee.  He is currently a Board Trustee on the Northport-East Northport Board of Education.  He is a former Vice-President of the Northport Chamber of Commerce.

Mr. Badanes graduated in the top ten percent of his class from St. John's School of Law.  While attending St. John’s School of Law he was a member of the St. John's Law Review. Prior to becoming an attorney, Mr. Badanes was a computer programmer and a computer consultant.

Mr. Badanes lives in Northport, with his wife and two children.


Andrew S.

Very clear and practical

Yasmine R.

Great presenter

Lawrence C.

Very good program.

Edward S.

Great presentation. Very informative and an excellent and engaging speaker.



Ashley Renee E.

Great course

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Gal G.

Great draft.

Briana K.

I am actually looking at getting a prenup so this was very helpful

Darlene D.

He touched on an area that I believe is underrated — Post Nuptial Agreements. Great lecture. Good cautions re potential conflicts and pitfalls.

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