Raoul Felder is so famous he’s frequently seen on national US TV shows and pops up in the Wall Street Journal and Vanity Fair. He has also been called ‘one of the world’s most powerful lawyers’.
Brooklyn-born Felder worked as a prosecutor before specialising in divorce law and running what a peer calls ‘the biggest practice in the country’. He has acted for various members of the world’s royalty, as well as Hollywood stars and sport legends. He dealt with the divorces of Richard Harris, Elizabeth Taylor (representing Larry Fortensky), Mike Tyson (representing Robin Givens) and former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani. Working across the spectrum of family law, he has also fought paternity cases against the likes of Mick Jagger and Tom Jones.