Maria E. Ficalora

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Maria E. Ficalora is an Associate at Advocate, LLP focusing exclusively on matrimonial and family law matters.

Prior to joining Advocate, LLP, Maria was an associate with the Matrimonial Law Department at Abrams, Fensterman, Fensterman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara & Wolf, LLP in their Brooklyn Office.

Ms. Ficalora earned her juris doctorate from Brooklyn Law School in May 2016 and her Bachelor's Degree in Sociology at Fordham University in May 2012. During law school, Ms. Ficalora was a judicial intern for Justice Jeffrey S. Sunshine, Civil Term Kings County, Supreme Court, Matrimonial Term.

Ms. Ficalora is an extremely compassionate person who appreciates what her clients are going through. She views each client's situation as important and unique. Above all, she zealously advocates for their individual interests.

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2017


  • Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York
    • J.D.
  • Fordham University at Lincoln Center
    • B.A.

Professional Associations

  • Columbian Lawyer Association, Member
  • Brooklyn Bar Association, Member
  • Brooklyn Women’s Bar Association, Member

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