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Peter L. Cedeno

Peter L. Cedeno

also known as Peter Cedeño

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Family

About Me

As founder of Peter L. Cedeño & Associates, P.C., New York attorney Peter L. Cedeño provides legal counsel for family law concerns. Since 1994, he has been practicing as a lawyer in New York. Before his firm’s founding, Mr. Cedeño spent time as a prosecutor and attorney at several firms. He is the recipient of a 10.0 Superb rating on Presently, he is a member of the Family Law Section Executive Committee of the New York State Bar Association. Attorney Cedeño is a graduate of the Pace University School of Law. To receive more information, contact his firm today.


Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Divorce & Separation: 90%
    22 years
  2. Family: 10%
    22 years



Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

16 total 

  • Hector Benjamin Perez

    I endorse this lawyer's work. He is a highly skilled and conscientious New York City lawyer who primarily handles all types of divorce and family law related cases.


    Hector Perez Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • David Centeno

    Peter Cedeno is an excellent matrimonial and family law lawyer. He has worked for a well-known law firm for 15 years and has now gone out on his own starting the new firm of Perez & Cedeno, PC. This new team, consisting of Peter Cedeno and H. Benjamin Perez will be a force to be reckoned with. These attorneys have the experience, skill, professionalism to handle any divorce or family law matter in a top-notch manner. I am proud to endorse this lawyer and his new partnership with H. Benjamin Perez.


    David Centeno Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Peter L. Cedeno & Associates, P.C.

111 Broadway, #706-B
New York, NY, 10006


NYCurrently registered 199403/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
2012 Challenge-Section LeaderNew York State Bar, Family Law Section2012

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior PartnerPeter L. Cedeno & Associates, P.C.2014 - Present
PartnerPerez & Cedeño, P.C.2010 - 2014
Matrimonial Department ChairWilens and Baker, P.C.1997 - 2010
Assistant District AttorneyDistrict Attorney's Office Kings County1993 - 1996

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Brooklyn Women's Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
New York Women's Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present
New York County Bar Association Matrimonial SectionBoard Member2007 - 2009
New York City Bar Association, Matrimonial Law CommitteeAlumnus2005 - 2007
New York Trial Lawyers AssociationMember1998 - Present
New York State Bar Association, Family Law SectionExecutive Committee1997 - Present
Dominican Bar AssociationBoard Member1996 - Present
Interdisciplinary Committee on Child CustodyMember1994 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember1992 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
anonymous vs anonymousClient received more than 50% of the assets and custody of the two children

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pace University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of ScrantonPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of Science1990

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Custody, Child Protective Proceedings and EthicsAttorney for the Child2015
New York State Bar Assoc.-CLEBasic Matrimonial Law2009