Attorney and Counselor at Law
Fenisha handles a wide range of Westchester divorce, child custody, and other family law matters that require compassionate and experienced guidance as an attorney. Fenisha is known for her zealous advocacy for her clients.
Fenisha has developed a reputation for guiding her clients through high conflict situations with a calm and reasonable approach with the goal of negotiating an advantageous settlement wherever possible, but she is also an accomplished litigator who vigorously defends her client’s interests in court.
Fenisha has extensive experience litigating matrimonial and family law matters in New York State including Westchester County, the surrounding counties and New York City.
Prior to becoming part of Proto, Sachs & Brown, LLP, Fenisha began her career as an attorney in 2008 advocating for alternative sentences for incarcerated women with substance abuse and mental health issues before criminal courts, probation and parole boards. Soon thereafter, Fenisha counseled unrepresented litigants in the New York State Supreme Court and New York State Family Court in all matters pertaining to divorce, child support, paternity, custody, visitation, family offenses, juvenile delinquency, PINS petitions and guardianship.
Now Fenisha uses her over 15 years of New York law experience representing clients facing a wide range of family law and matrimonial related concerns including divorce, child custody, visitation, spousal/child support, family offense, neglect and abuse and domestic violence.
Fenisha received her Juris Doctorate from Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center in 2005 and her bachelor’s degree from New York City College of Technology - CUNY.
Clients who work with Fenisha have the peace of mind that comes from working with an attorney who combines skill and insight with dedicated compassion and integrity. Thanks to her experience and warm personality Fenisha’s clients can experience a sense of calm during what could be an otherwise stressful experience.
A Message from Fenisha
“As a matrimonial attorney in Westchester County my goal, with every client, is to provide individualized representation to meet my client’s goals. I work to develop the strongest solutions to defuse high-conflict situations all while protecting my client’s rights. I also pride myself in educating my clients in order to bring clarity and understanding to the divorce process, complex financial or parenting situations. This allows me to work alongside my clients to achieve the best solution no matter how complex the circumstances.”