Audience members will enjoy an interactive talk that will leave them inspired and optimistic that they can have their happily ever after, despite the looming divorce statistics. They will discover what is possible for them and how getting these skills will enable them to have better and stronger relationships with their partner in marriage.
Sabra R. Sasson is an attorney and mediator practicing in New York City. She is the founder and Principal of Sabra Law Group, PLLC, a mediation and law practice in midtown Manhattan that offers legal and mediation services to its clients. Sabra handles the legal aspects of major life transitions—buying or selling property, planning for marriage or getting divorced—and protects her clients’ interests so they can focus on their evolution into this new life change. For couples embarking on marriage, she helps them protect accumulated assets and create a plan for building assets, wealth and valuables in the future. She is a proponent of prenuptial as well as postnuptial agreements because she believes that people are smart when they make the critical life decision to marry and she helps her clients get clear about managing finances as a couple, including how to talk about it with their partner. This enables her clients to have open communication and effectively manage their finances. Sabra graduated from Brandeis University in 1995 with a Bachelor’s in Mathematics and minor in Education, where after she enrolled in law school and graduated from Hofstra University School of Law in 1998 with her Juris Doctorate. She took the bar exam in three states and was thereafter admitted to practice law in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, and has been practicing law ever since. Sabra is currently writing a book to guide and empower couples through the process of “uncoupling,” The Harmonious Divorce: The Four Step Process to Uncoupling. She is also the author of a chapter in the best-selling book Success from the Heart and the author of several chapters in the books Onward & Upward: Guide for Getting Through New York Divorce and Family Law Issues. Connect with her at www.sabralawgroup.com