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Walter Frederick Bottger

Walter Frederick Bottger

Practice areas:

Alimony, Equitable Distribution, Family, Divorce & Separation, Divorce Litigation

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About Me

Before forming Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP, Walter F. Bottger practiced law with several large, nationally renowned law firms as a litigator. He now has more than 20 years' experience in matrimonial law, and has practiced in all trial and appellate courts in the New York Metropolitan Area.  He has litigated and tried many cases in supreme and family courts. He has prepared and argued several appeals in both local Appellate Divisions and before the state’s highest court, the court of appeals.  His reputation among other attorneys for ethical standards and professional ability has earned him the highest rating, AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated SM by Martindale-Hubbell®, and he has been selected by his peers for listing in New York Super Lawyers in the 2010-2014 editions. 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1965

  1. Divorce Litigation: 20%
  2. Divorce & Separation: 20%
  3. Family: 20%
  4. Equitable Distribution: 20%
  5. Alimony: 20%

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Contact Info

Berkman Bottger Newman & Rodd, LLP

521 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY, 10175

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 196503/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerNew York Super Lawyers2014
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013
Super LawyerNew York Super Lawyers2013
Super LawyerNew York Super Lawyers2012
Super LawyerNew York Super Lawyers2011
Super LawyerNew York Super Lawyers2010

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Prosecuting AttorneyNew York State Special Prosecutor (Corruption)1972 - 1977

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Association of the Bar of the City of New YorkMemberN/A
New York State Bar AssociationN/AN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Columbia University School of LawN/ALL.B - Bachelor of Laws1965
Harvard CollegeN/AAB - Applied Baccalaureate1961