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David Alexander Browde

David Alexander Browde

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Family, Litigation, Libel & Slander, Intellectual Property

About Me

Sometimes it's prudent to settle. Sometimes you have to fight.


We strive to offer creative and cost effective solutions to life's biggest problems, focusing on divorce, family law or when you've been sued. 


Whatever your situation, you can discuss it with me in complete confidence. Call today to arrange a consultation. 


I keep flexible hours to make handling your matter easy, and accept major credit cards for your convenience.


Caution: getting an answer from me via this site does NOT create an attorney client relationship. Be careful! Do not post admissions or identifying information in your questions, and do not send confidential information in your first e-mail if that is your first contact with any attorney, including me!


Languages Spoken: Spanish

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Divorce & Separation: 50%
  2. Litigation: 20%
  3. Family: 20%
  4. Intellectual Property: 5%
  5. Libel & Slander: 5%



Hourly ($400-650/hour)

Payment Types:

Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

54 total 

  • Jill L Rogers

    A highly skilled and respected lawyer in the legal community.I endorse this lawyer.


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    I wholeheartedly endorse this lawyer. A brilliant, trustworthy and highly respected attorney in the legal community.


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Contact Info

David A. Browde, P.C.

604 Quaker Road
Chappaqua, NY, 10514



NYCurrently registered 200103/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Lead Counsel Rating - http://www.leadcounsel.orgLead Counsel2013
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
ListedSuper Lawyers2009
Trustee, AFTRA Health & Retirement FundsAmerican Federation of Television & Radio Artists2007
Writing and Research EditorFordham Law Intellectual Property, Media and Entertainment Law Journal1999
Senior Articles EditorFordham Law Intellectual Property, Media and Entertainment Law Journal1998

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
N/ADavid A. Browde, P.C.2001 - Present
Summer AssociateChristy & Veiner1999 - 1999


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Town of New Castle Board of EthicsMember2014 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationFamily Law Section2010 - Present
United States Supreme Court BarMember2008 - Present
Fifth Circuit Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
New York State Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York BarMember2002 - Present
U.S. Circuit Court for the 2nd District of New York BarMember2001 - Present
New York BarMember, admitted 1st Department2001 - Present
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New YorkMember2001 - Present
Association of the Bar of the City of New YorkMember2001 - 2004

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Dekajlo vs. Bidiak - Libel DefenseDismissed
Dispute over Corporate Name and PropertiesCase settled with no admission by client and "go away" money payment to pay small portion of opponent's costs
Celebrity Divorce caseDivorce Granted

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Publication NameTitleDate
Access for Media.orgThe More Things Change2010
WVOXCurrent Developments in Divorce Law2009
10 Fordham Intellectual Property, Media & Entertainment Law Journal 697Warning: Wearing Eyeglasses May Subject You to Additional Liability and other Foibles of Post-Diana Newsgathering - An Analysis of California's Civil Code Section 1708.82000


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Fordham University Law SchoolN/AJ.D.2000
Cornell UniversityPhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts1972

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
International Federation of Employee Benefit Plans Annual ConferenceCreating A Funding Policy2014
Alternative Career NightAlternative Careers in Law2011
Westchester Eye on the RadioCurrent Legal Issues in Westchester2010
Alternative Career NightAlternative Careers in Law2010
Westchester Eye on the RadioNew Divorce Law Proposed2009
Navigating CrisisHow Lawyers Should Deal with the Media2008