Lesley Ann Friedland is the Founder of the not-for-profit organization FamilyKind, offering education and support services to adults and children experiencing separation or divorce. The offer classes for parents, children and teens, and informational workshops, mediation, and parent coordination services for adults.
The FamilyKind teams up with mental health experts, lawyers, mediators and parent coordinators who are licensed professionals with decades of experience.
Lesley Ann Friedland comes from a background as a family law attorney and mediator dedicated to public service. For more than two decades, Lesley served as a court attorney and referee for the NYC Family Court presiding over custody, visitation and child protective matters in all five boroughs. Recently Lesley served as the liaison between the Court and the Custody and Visitation Mediation Department in Kings County Family Court. She also facilitated the NYS Parent Education & Awareness Program and led the team that developed the children’s portion of the program. www.familykind.org